2018 Natural Hair Care – New Year Hair Trim

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My Lesson On The Importance Of Hair Trims

My natural hair care routine went through a couple of game changers in 2017.  The first was discovering the power of Ayurvedic treatments and incorporating them into my regimen. The other was investing in a hair steamer for my deep conditioning treatments. Both were very helpful with improving my hair’s health and promoting maximum growth. However, I left out one critical component that finally caught up with me – not getting a regularly-scheduled hair trim! 

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Flaxseed Gel – An All-Natural Styler For Hair

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Moisture and Shine…Organically!

Flaxseed gel is yet another natural hair community favorite that has been around for as long as I can remember.  I’ve always used it as my “summer hair gel” and now include it in my new Ayurvedic Hair Care Routine. In the past, I’ve had issues using flaxseed gel during the winter; for some reason I would not get the same good results that I get during the warmer weather months. This time around I’m hoping to keep it as a year-round product staple so I plan on doing some testing and tweaking with the recipe as the weather cools. In the meantime, I’ll keep it very simple and share what I’m doing right now.

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Ayurvedic Hair Care – The Routine (Part Two)

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Hair Health, Strength and Length!

Ayurvedic hair care has been my latest Glow Up blog topic for these past weeks. Now, I’ve officially started my Ayurvedic hair care regimen using my recently acquired stash of the CurlyProverbz x BelleBar Collection of Ayurvedic hair care products!

My natural hair care routine has changed a number of time over the last five years, but never get tired of searching for new ways of providing my hair with the best care possible. The Curly Proverbz X Belle Bar Collection is a great compliment to my weekly hair care goals regimen (click here for my Spring/Summer hair care routine) and hair growth goals. My “normal” routine already works well so I’m excited about the possible gains that I can achieve by adding these goodies to my product arsenal!

So without further adieu, let’s get to the new routine!

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Ayurvedic Hair Care – Products and Plan (Part One)

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Stepping Up My Hair Care Game With Ayurveda!

Ayurvedic hair care has been a topic that has sparked my interest recently. I’ve been reading and watching videos (particularly YouTuber CurlyProverbz) about  the strengthening and growth benefits that Ayurvedic treatments offer.  “Ayurveda” is a holistic healing system created in India more than 3,000 years ago.  The basis of this system is the promotion of good health with treatments geared toward helping specific health issues using natural, organic ingredients.

When it comes to caring for my hair, I do my very best to keep things as simple as possible.  My hair care regimen has worked well with keeping my hair healthy and growing steadily, which is great!  My Mid-Year, Mid-Life Glow Up Project is in FULL EFFECT and now I’m ready to take my hair care routine up another notch with the help of Ayurvedic hair products.

This post (Part One) will cover all of the products that I am using.

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Natural Hair Care – Figuring Out What Works

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 YOUR Best Natural Hair

Natural hair care advice can run the gamut from simple to downright confusing!

One day as I was walking into Whole Foods, a lady stopped me.  She complimented my hair and asked, “How do you get your hair to look like that?”  I wasn’t quite sure how to answer her question, but I gave her a quick rundown of my wash and go routine.  Afterwards she asked, “So if I do that, will my hair come out the same?”  To this I answered, “I have no idea.”

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