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Reasons Why Your Hair Is Shedding

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Shedding is a major concern for everyone. Getting the length you desire can be a daunting task and to lose the length  you've worked  to achieve is equally too painful to bear. What I've noticed is people fail to understand the link between your general health and the health of your hair. What you put into your body affects your whole body, including your hair! Shedding doesn't happen overnight - your hair will give you signs that something is wrong; we don't pay attention until it gets worse! 1. Postpartum shedding: I get this complains a lot and get surprised that though ladies are aware of how having a baby affects your hair, it seems reading about it isn't part of the solution we want. The first thing I urge people to do is to Google their problems. When you have a fair idea of what you are experiencing, you are able to either decide on taking the medical route or self - care route. There are situations that merit a visit to the Doctor's office and if you do

3 New Year Hair Care Tips

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Even as we prepare for the new year, I'd like to share a few things you can do to enhance length retention in the coming months. 1. Clear your stash! Take a look at what has worked or failed and if you have to donate them or repurpose them, do so! You will be able to make room for new ones. Check for expiring ones so you can use them up. Let your wishlist also be very short - you'll be able purchase them faster.  2. Set very simple hair goals - exceeding five goals might be an over kill. The lesser the goals, the better the focus. Whatever goal you set, pay attention to how you'll achieve them. That's key! Essentials like the style you wear, the tools you use and the quality of products will enable you hit your targets faster! Once I limited my goals to three, I was forced to consider the most important things.  3. Don't let youtube be your focus! I love YouTube videos but as a youtuber, I have set certain standards and limits regarding what I watch and who I follow

Minimalist Hair Care 2021 Goals

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It's not often that  you get to experience new hair products; the feeling and excitement of trying that particular wish list can't be overemphasized. However, there is a huge gap between hair needs and hair wants. I've been a minimalist in my hair hair care over the pass couple of years. At the early stages, I was a product junkie. I scaled down when I became more of a scissor happy person. Now that I'm back to growing my hair long, it's difficult splashing money on new products. For 2021, I intend to still continue with the less is more approach - more of hair masques and shampoos and less of oils. I have tons of oils I hardly use and I want to use them all up in the coming months. I want to invest in hair masques and edge gel since my goal is to keep the hair looking neat and sleek at all times! This is related to my general 2021 of being presentable anytime of day. The essence of the masques is to make sure I deep condition twice a month instead of once a month f