Marley grey natural winter haircare tips

Winter Haircare Tips

Winter is on our doorstep, and if you don’t already know, it can be a particularly drying time for us natties. During the winter months, we struggle to retain moisture and prevent breakage. Here are some hair care tips to help you through the Winter months:

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Natural Hair Terminology

New naturals... Do you always see Nattie's using terms you are unsure of? Here's a full list of terms to help you better understand your journey.

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Oats Treatment

Oats is extremely moisturizing as it contains hair-loving vitamin B's, which draws water in from the atmosphere into your hair (humectants). It does all this while penetrating the cortex of your hair.

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What Is Finger Detangling?

Finger combing is a simple way to detangle that prevents hair loss and encourages hair growth. It could be the best detangling method in the history of natural hair...if done correctly.

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Honey for Hair Hack

Here's a handy tip:⁣ ⁣⁣⁣Honey has humectant properties. This simply means that it helps attract and retain moisture in your hair.⁣

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Things to Note Before Using a Diffuser

For natties, nothing tops the feeling of triumph that comes with having a good hair day. Every day seems like a challenge trying to find a hairstyle or products that work. It's basically a full-time job trying to maintain our crowns. So any products, hair tools, or hair accessories that make the process bearable is WORTH having in your stash.

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How to Manage your Transition Phase

Do you want to begin your journey back to natural healthy hair? Most women (and men) who start this journey, prefer to go natural without doing the Big Chop whereas others are brave enough to take it all off and start right at the roots! BUT, this post is directed at those who are easing into the natural journey by transitioning.

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Protein

Does your hair need a Protein Treatment

🗣 Does your hair need a protein or a moisture treatment? To check your hair, gather three to four strands of shed wet hair (after washing). Gently stretch each one slowly: ⭐️ If your hair doesn't stretch but it breaks/snaps, then your hair needs a moisturizing treatment. ⭐️ If your hair stretches and stays stretched your hair needs a protein treatment. ⭐️ If your hair stretches and bounces back to normal then your hair is in good condition and does not need either one of the above treatments.

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The Benefits of Sweet Potato

It's been a year since lockdown started but it's also a year since I first used sweet potato in my routine. Huh? Yes... Sweet potato! If you aren’t keen to DIY or having fun with your hair, you can just enjoy eating it and don't worry about the rest of this post.

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Beard

How to soften your beard

Don't let your beard become unruly and unhealthy due to neglect. Take care of your beard to keep it looking on point and touchable for however long you choose to keep growing it. For this reason we thought it wise to share a few tips to help soften your beard. So let's talk a little about beard care...

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