Homegrown Hair Care

Jojoba Oil vs Argan Oil

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Question:  Which oil is best for my hair Jojoba oil or Argan oil? Answer:  Both Jojoba oil and Argan oil is fantastic for your hair and can be used to get shiny, silky, lustrous hair. Jojoba oil has been used for ages as an ingredient in many leading hair and skincare products.  Jojoba oil is…

Olive Oil is Oh So Good For Your Hair

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Olive Oil is nature’s pure secret.  Who would have thought that what you eat in your pasta is also good for your hair and scalp.  Well it is!  So take that olive oil out from the cupboard and warm a little up.  Slowly massage into your scalp and hair and leave in.  Then after a…

Prevent Gray and Hair Loss

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Over the last few years I have been noticing little gray hairs popping up all over my hair. I blame the births of my kids on this unslightly predicament.  I have very dark brown hair so each of these gray hairs really stick out.  Ugh!  I have to find a way to hide or prevent.…

Fabulous Natural Frizz Fighters

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A few days ago, I was at an event with a few beauty editor friends of mine, and I commented that my hair was naturally very curly and frizzy. No one believed me…and that made me ridiculously happy. For as long as I remember, I hate frizz. I hate my curls. And I do all…

Kitchen Hair: Pressing Combs, Coconut Oil & Black Hair

My kitchen was my first hair salon. I would stand on a step stool and lean over the kitchen sink as my mother washed my long, thick hair until it was squeaky clean. After coating it with a creamy conditioner, she would finger comb through my hair and then rinse it with cool water. Then…

Baking Soda in your Hair?

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I got a great tip from a stylist yesterday that I had to share!  We were discussing hair buildup and how most of the buildup is due to hair products, shampoos, and conditioners. How can we get rid of this buildup so that our hair products can work the way they are supposed to?  The…

Homemade Hair Refresher To Go

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Need a hair refresher on the go?  I have discovered a great new hair tip that I had to share with you all.  If you have curly or wavy hair and you have noticed throughout the day it loses its pizazz try this hair refresher.  Take your everyday conditioner, about 2 tbsp, and mix with…

Need Help Keeping Your Hair Color?

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Do you spend a good deal of money and time getting the perfect hair color?  Color can dramatically change your look and overall appearance within one application.  It is a great way to lift an “in the rut” look.  The problem comes in managing that color.  Washing and rinsing with the incorrect shampoo can leave…

Left Over Conditioner in a Tube?

Are you like me and have tons of conditioner tubes with just an itty bitty bit of conditioner left in it?  What can you do with all of that leftover conditioner?  I have the answer!  You can make a very luxurious body exfoliation with it.  The ingredients used in conditioner are the same ingredients as…

Ketchup Good for Green Hair?

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Kim Vo, celebrity stylist to the likes of Brittany Spears and many more, has just disclosed the very rich and tasty secret to getting the pesky green hue out of blond hair that plagues blondies during the summer chlorine filled months. The answer Ketchup! Put a squirt of Ketchup on your hair and comb through.…