Long Hair Care Forum The Ultimate Hair Care & Beauty Resource for Women of Color Sat, 22 Jul 2017 22:46:48 +0000 Sat, 22 Jul 2017 22:46:48 +0000 Long Hair Care Forum https://longhaircareforum.com/ Thoughts On This Homemade Hair Growth Oil??? Sat, 22 Jul 2017 22:36:30 +0000 https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/thoughts-on-this-homemade-hair-growth-oil.816155/ https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/thoughts-on-this-homemade-hair-growth-oil.816155/ invalid@example.com (KenyafromCT) KenyafromCT
I stumbled upon this YT video and it seems promising!! I'm still VERY new to HH and would LOVE your thoughts about it...and the ingredients. TIA

Hip-tailbone-classic Length Challenge 2017-2018 Sat, 22 Jul 2017 22:33:46 +0000 https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/hip-tailbone-classic-length-challenge-2017-2018.801937/ https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/hip-tailbone-classic-length-challenge-2017-2018.801937/ invalid@example.com (lulu97) lulu97 Please note: before committing to this challenge, your health/wellness comes first and I am a big advocate of that. I am starting the thread SUPER early to accommodate the following 3 must have rules before the initial start of the challenge:

1. Visit your doctor. Request a physical and blood work. Find out areas where you are deficient and address them. If you have had blood work done in 2016 and already know your stats...cool beans. Skip ahead.

2. Reduce your stress. If there are...

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2017- Steaming To Boost Moisture Sat, 22 Jul 2017 22:10:49 +0000 https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/2017-steaming-to-boost-moisture.808489/ https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/2017-steaming-to-boost-moisture.808489/ invalid@example.com (Rozlewis) Rozlewis
The beginning of a new year gives us an opportunity to set new goals. If you desire to retain moisture, increase length and reduce breakage you should join us. Steam treatments have many benefits and can help you better manage your new growth which results in easier detangling sessions with soft shiny hair.

This is the challenge for you!

The New Year is fast approaching don’t let it go by without realizing the many benefits of steaming your hair. I am ready to steam my...

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Homemade Hair Product Makers. Can We Have An Honest Conversation? Sat, 22 Jul 2017 21:31:45 +0000 https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/homemade-hair-product-makers-can-we-have-an-honest-conversation.821315/ https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/homemade-hair-product-makers-can-we-have-an-honest-conversation.821315/ invalid@example.com (halee_J) halee_J
Long story short, I have decided to stop using commercial products...as much as I realistically can anyway. My scalp just isn't having it anymore.

I have for years been using EO's, natural oils, henna cassia other Ayurvedic powders. Here's the problem I have never really found anything natural that really truly moisturizes and softens my hair. There are things like fenugreek that condition but it also acts like mild protein... Most things have a strengthening effect on my...

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4b/ 4c Naturals Growth Thread Sat, 22 Jul 2017 21:07:56 +0000 https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/4b-4c-naturals-growth-thread.817041/ https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/4b-4c-naturals-growth-thread.817041/ invalid@example.com (SAPNK) SAPNK Hello everyone!

I want to create a new thread for 4b/4c naturals to share your regimens, goals, and setbacks.

Thread Goals:

  • Find shorter detangling/ washing routines
  • Discuss hair successes
  • Discuss hair issues
  • Share regimens, techniques, and products
  • Support one another in our journey to grow long hair
  • I think one big goal is to find a regimen that is simple and less time consuming, so other new 4b/c naturals can have the blueprint to (nearly)...

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Random Teacher Thoughts Sat, 22 Jul 2017 20:32:39 +0000 https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/random-teacher-thoughts.699285/ https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/random-teacher-thoughts.699285/ invalid@example.com (Rocky91) Rocky91
Hopefully I will not be playing the trombone in ye old swing banned for this innocent thread. I believe an exception should be made for us as we are doing a great public service. Kthanksbye.

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Use 1 Buy 1 Challenge pt.5 Sat, 22 Jul 2017 20:22:30 +0000 https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/use-1-buy-1-challenge-pt-5.542737/ https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/use-1-buy-1-challenge-pt-5.542737/ invalid@example.com (Charz) Charz
Twist/braid/bun For Growth Challenge 2017 (no Extensions) Sat, 22 Jul 2017 19:57:13 +0000 https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/twist-braid-bun-for-growth-challenge-2017-no-extensions.807457/ https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/twist-braid-bun-for-growth-challenge-2017-no-extensions.807457/ invalid@example.com (faithVA) faithVA
REMEMBER: No hiding your hair! No wigs, no weaves, no extensions, etc.

This challenge is for twist, braids, and buns on your own hair. Using these low manipulation and protective styles, we aim to retain the growth we achieve over the year.

Twists: 2 strand twists, flat twists, 2 strand flat twists, 3 strand twists, coils, bantu knots
Braids: Box braids & mini braids on your hair,...

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Random Hair Thoughts/Thinking out loud Sat, 22 Jul 2017 19:45:59 +0000 https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/random-hair-thoughts-thinking-out-loud.541651/ https://longhaircareforum.com/threads/random-hair-thoughts-thinking-out-loud.541651/ invalid@example.com (AlliCat) AlliCat ]]> 38196