Hair Care Tips & Product Review Discussion Please share hair care tips and products reviews here Mon, 29 May 2017 20:51:05 +0000 Mon, 29 May 2017 20:51:05 +0000 Long Hair Care Forum 2 Inches In 4 Months Challenge 2017 - Session 2 (may - August) Mon, 29 May 2017 20:46:08 +0000 (faithVA) faithVA
All 3 sessions will be in this one thread
January - April (Post ending picture by May 3rd)
May - August (Post ending picture by September 5th)
September - December (Post ending picture by December 31st)

Complete the following

1. Starting pic
2. Current Length
3. Regimen
4. What will you do to achieve your goal
5. Anything else you would like to share.

At the end of each session post your initial...

2 Inches In 4 Months Challenge 2017 - Session 2 (may - August)]]>
May 26 27 28 29 What Are Your Weekend Hair Plans? Mon, 29 May 2017 20:45:17 +0000 (IDareT'sHair) IDareT'sHair

It's a long weekend in the US - time to reflect and remember those that have gone before us.

It's also time to make sure our Hair is both Beautiful and Balanced.:love:

So, what are YOUR Weekend Hair Plans??]]>
Apl Challenge 2017 Mon, 29 May 2017 20:44:50 +0000 (faithVA) faithVA

Post the following to join in

What length are you now?


What's your regimen?

What's do you need to do/change to reach APL?

Goal areas: back, front, sides, crowns.

What's your goal month if any?

Post your starting pic of areas NOT APL.

The challenge will officially start on January 1st, 2017 and end December 31st, 2017. Please commit to checking in at least 1x a month to let us know you are on track...

Apl Challenge 2017]]>
I Want To Go Natural? So Clearly I'm Losing My Mind.... Mon, 29 May 2017 20:43:38 +0000 (brownb83) brownb83 . Y'all I haven't been natural since I was 7? I want lower maintenance hair but will that be the case?

I'm 100% sure I have 4 xyz hair however...

I'm scared.

ok so what styles do you wear? heat? No heat?

Discourage me, or encourage me tell me all about being natural :drunk:.]]>
What Happens When You Dont Use Any Products In Your Hair Mon, 29 May 2017 20:33:21 +0000 (Shalay11) Shalay11
2017 Bsl/mbl Challenge Mon, 29 May 2017 20:06:15 +0000 (Prettymetty) Prettymetty
1. Drink water
2. Eat clean (whole foods)
3. Keep your ends moisturized
4. Wash or cowash/DC weekly
5. Massage scalp > once a week
6. Post starting pic
7. Updates are in March, June, September and December]]>
2017 Hair Growth And Weight Loss Challenge (jan-dec) Mon, 29 May 2017 20:04:42 +0000 (BellaRose) BellaRose New year, new you!!

Well, Ladies, can we do it? Absolutely! We're getting a bit of a late start to the year but it's never too late to

Challenge runs from January 8 - December 31, 2017
We will do updates at the end of March, June, September and December.

Special note: Sometimes the scale can be a liar!
You're working your butt off, eating right, lifting weights, cutting sugar and reducing carbs and that scale won't budge!...

2017 Hair Growth And Weight Loss Challenge (jan-dec)]]>
Lock It Up! Support Thread (Sisterlocs, Dreads, Freeform, Etc) Mon, 29 May 2017 19:45:27 +0000 (Platinum) Platinum
Please answer the following questions:

1. How long have you been on your loc journey?
2. What made you decide to embark on a loc journey?

Lock It Up! Support Thread (Sisterlocs, Dreads, Freeform, Etc)]]>
4b/ 4c Naturals Growth Thread Mon, 29 May 2017 19:41:29 +0000 (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)...

4b/ 4c Naturals Growth Thread]]>
Use 1 Buy 1 Challenge pt.5 Mon, 29 May 2017 19:32:46 +0000 (Charz) Charz]]>
SMELL GOOD HAIR!!! How do you... Mon, 29 May 2017 19:20:08 +0000 (Dee-Licious) Dee-Licious achieve sweet smelling hair. I'm not trying to cover up a smell like MTG :lol: but I do want my hair to smell sweet.

I'm almost thinking of spraying perfume in my hair, but of course I'm scared of alcohol :ohwell: in pefumes.

How do you ladies get your hair to smell sweet? A special leave-in, perfume...

SMELL GOOD HAIR!!! How do you...]]>
Setting To Success 2017 Mon, 29 May 2017 19:07:37 +0000 (toaster) toaster @Blairx0 usually starts this thread but she hasn't been on the forum in a bit so I'm taking initiative and getting us going for 2017!

I want to be clear that this isn't necessarily a challenge. This is a group support thread and you can set every week, once a quarter, or maybe you've never done a set before. Everyone in the past threads has been welcoming, accessible, and friendly and I know that will continue into 2017. Feel free to pop in, look at pictures,...

Setting To Success 2017]]>
May 2017: Hits & Misses Mon, 29 May 2017 18:57:13 +0000 (curlyhersheygirl) curlyhersheygirl List what's working and what's not for this month.]]> 133 Pureology Products...worth It? Mon, 29 May 2017 17:50:32 +0000 (halee_J) halee_J
Have you used any products from this line? What do you like? How does it compare to other salon brands like joico redken or keracare?

Youtube's Hairties Series: Pretty Cool! Mon, 29 May 2017 17:40:21 +0000 (Maracujá) Maracujá

Weave It Up Challenge 2017 (6 Month Edition) Mon, 29 May 2017 17:25:21 +0000 (bluenvy) bluenvy I'm new to sew ins and like to keep it up for the rest of the year.
Length retention be banging!
If you like to join copy, paste and answer starting questions.

Copied from previous sew in challenges thank you to @virtuenow
@Rocky91 and all other ladies that previously set this challenge into play!

Weave It Up Challenge 2017
(June 1 2017- December 31, 2017...

Weave It Up Challenge 2017 (6 Month Edition)]]>
Inversion Challenge 2017 & Beyond Mon, 29 May 2017 16:49:44 +0000 (PureSilver) PureSilver
Inversion Challenge 2017 & Beyond]]>
2017 Oil Grease Butter Creme Lotion Pomade Challenge Mon, 29 May 2017 16:43:46 +0000 (IDareT'sHair) IDareT'sHair

The reason you are being mentioned is because you posted and were active in the 2016 Challenge.

Please post what you'll be using and try to be consistent. My only requirement is NO RANDOMS! :nono2:

If you are not part of this "Active" Challenge, Please use the Search Function or pm a member with your question. It's just easier to join!


2017 Oil Grease Butter Creme Lotion Pomade Challenge]]>
May 2017: What's On Sale This Month? Hair, Bath, Beauty Mon, 29 May 2017 16:25:13 +0000 (CocoGlow) CocoGlow OK ladies, a new month is here soooooo

If you come across sales or coupon codes for HAIR/BATH/BEAUTY products or accessories, feel free to post them here!

Let’s make it easy to keep track of all the vendors offering deals each month … and make it easier to be better Product Junkies of course! :grin:]]>
2017 Challenge - Cowash, Cocleanse, Mud Wash, Honey Cleanse, & Others Mon, 29 May 2017 16:00:23 +0000 (rileypak) rileypak *Copied/modified from 2016 challenge*

Okay Ladies, let's keep it up in 2017 with our Co-Washing, Co-Cleansing, Mud Washing, Honey Cleansing or any other alternative form of cleaning our hair and scalp while retaining maximum moisture. Maximum length retention, lush, thick ends and healthy, moisturized tresses are the goals here!

Please post updates whenever you partake in any of the mentioned activities. At a minimum, weekly and/or monthly updates are...

2017 Challenge - Cowash, Cocleanse, Mud Wash, Honey Cleanse, & Others]]>