Bridal Hair Series: Spiralicious
Jun28

Bridal Hair Series: Spiralicious

For this week’s DHO’s Bridal Series, we’re featuring a style for the curly sisters. For all you type 3’s that want a simple yet elegant formal style, this style should be in the running.  If you have tightly coiled type 3 curls you have the luxury of probably being able to accomplish this on your own and still look stunning on your big day.  Just wash, condition and prep with a curl defining creme like Jane...

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Hair Update
Jun26

Hair Update

I have to offer my sincere apologies for being so absent for the last little while.  I honestly cannot believe my last post was in April!  It really didn’t seem as long as it did – time sure flies.  Between school exams and wedding plans I was swamped, add to that the sudden death of a family member and well I really wasn’t in the mental space to be blogging.   For that I apologize. Hair wise – I haven’t...

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Q&A: How to Wrap An Inverted Bob
Apr02

Q&A: How to Wrap An Inverted Bob

I’m up to my ying yang preparing for exams but I thought I’d take some time out to respond to a DHO reader’s question. Today’s question is from Margaret. Margaret asks: Question: Hi, I think you have a wonderful blog. I’m hoping you can help me with a problem I have with wrapping my hair. I have an inverted bob hairstyle so I haven’t figured out a way to wrap my hair without the short back hair...

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Bridal Hair Series: Natural Drop Curls
Mar13

Bridal Hair Series: Natural Drop Curls

Who said natural ladies can’t have drop curls? Today’s style proves them wrong. This style is what i like to call ethnic drop curls. The front portion of the hair is pulled back and neatly secured, while the ends of the hair cascade into drop curls. The course texture of the hair produces spongy curls. The flower adds a nice feminine touch. For all you natural sisters out there, this style is best worn in a non-humid...

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Relaxer Update 03.06.2011
Mar09

Relaxer Update 03.06.2011

I relaxed last Saturday at exactly 11 weeks.  My new growth was THICK!  I won’t kid you.  You know it’s bad when the stylist says to you “Oh, your roots are thick!” –  translation – “Girl,why you ent come in here and relax sooner, now I gotta work through all dem kinks!” One of the reasons I was able to make it to 11 weeks this time around was in large part to my discovery of the Scarf...

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