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  • Home Is Where the Humectants Are?

      What do you think of when you hear the word “humectant”?  Water? Well, you are not too far off from the answer :) Humectants are hydrating agents that can be added to products to retain moisture and preserve the items or products they have been added to. Humectants can be added to food, hair ...
  • 3 Types of Oils We Know Your Hair Will Love

    If we were to take a poll or conduct a quick survey, you would see that it would be nearly impossible to find someone who doesn’t use at least one oil product in their beauty regimen. Oils are essential and they contain many benefits for the skin and hair.  From olive oil to coconut oil, baobab o...
  • Best Practices for Detangling Hair

    About one in every five curly-haired girls hates the detangling step in their hair care routine. And even though it sounds simple enough, it is something that many people struggle with, especially as it’s very common to lose a lot of hair in the process. Detangling natural hair should be stress-f...