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Are Silicones Deceiving You?

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Are Silicones Deceiving You?

Have you ever used a product that gave your hair a slip like silk,  made it shine like a diamond and fought frizz like a warrior only to find out it was all a lie. Hours later your hair is weighed down, dull and lifeless. Smh!  Silicones gives the illusion of healthy hair when it's infact causing great harm.    Most silicones aren't water-soluble so build up is unavoidable. For type 2, 3 & 4 hair silicones can weigh down the hair.  It'll disrupt your volume and curl definition. It's especially something to avoid if you have low porosity hair.  Over time...

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Difference Between Rinse Out Hair Conditioner and Leave-in Conditioner

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Difference Between Rinse Out Hair Conditioner and Leave-in Conditioner

Understanding how your hair products is benefiting the health of your hair is important. When we think of a leave in conditioner and rinse out conditioner we know the obvious. One conditioner you wash out the other you do not.  The two conditioners may have different consistencies as well. A rinse out hair conditioner tends to be thicker and a leave-in usually is lightweight in consistency.   It's important to understand how the to two differ so you can use them accordingly and maintain the health of your hair. Now let's dive in deeper into the subject.  A rinse out conditioner...

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Difference Between Hydrating & Moisturizing

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Difference Between Hydrating & Moisturizing

  One thing that we know all too well in the curly hair community is that moisturized hair is the main goal of our hair journey. We all desire long lasting moisture, healthy hair growth and juicy lush curls.  However, we tend to go in blind before fully understanding how to properly treat and maintain our curly hair.  In order to achieve our objective of fully moisturizer curls, we need to 1st distinguish between moisturizing and hydrating and how to effectively apply each process to your hair routine. Hydrating is about water absorption and moisturising refers to water retention. Now...

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Hydrate Your Hair with Carrots and Honey Hair Mask DIY

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 November 29, 2017 Grace Santana At Cachos Brazil we love DIY hair care, especially hair masks.  The right ingredients can restore your hair by infusing the hair with nutrients, vitamins and lost lipids.  Today I'm going to share with you one my go-to recipes.    The Role each ingredient plays Carrot - Carrots are rich in vitamin A and C and a great source of vitamins B2 and B3. It makes the hair shine and soft. Honey - Honey is rich in vitamin A, C, and E. It contributes to the health of the scalp and alignment of the cuticles and definition. Milk - Milk in this hydration...

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2nd Day Hair: How to Restore Your Curls with Water Only. Learn this simple trick to refresh your curl and save time.

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 May 25, 2017 Grace Santana   Today is wash day, you have followed your hair routine such as pre-shampooing, hair mask, and conditioner.  Your curls are perfectly defined and you’re gorgeous.  The next day you hope to be able to achieve the same look but your hair isn’t as defined and it’s in need of refreshing.  You don’t have the time nor desire to go through the wash day routine all over again.  You notice your hair is still coated with the products that you used on your wash day and you don’t want to wash all that goodness...

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