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Why Your Hair Products ARE NOT Absorbing Into Your Hair!

February 18, 2020

Common misconception is that all products should absorb into the hair for best performance! True! But, not true! In this video I’m going to introduce to you a new concept of how hair care products are applied. Learn the benefits and what ingredients to look for! Also! Let’s talk about 2 quick fixes that help to achieve the best product experiences!       NEED…

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The DevaCurl Lawsuit: A Cosmetic Chemist Perspective on NO POO CLEANSER Ingredients

DevaCurl is a brand marketed towards curly hair that has recently come under fire from users who claim to have experienced hair loss and other scalp conditions. As a cosmetic chemist I have worked with many of the ingredients in DevaCurl products, in this video I’m sharing my point of view on the NO POO CLEANSER.       Cleansing Surfactants cocamidopropyl betaine decyl glucoside…

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2 Hair Care Ingredients You Were Told To AVOID+ Why You SHOULD NOT!

Humectants and preservatives; two essential ingredients in natural hair care formulations that can easily get misconstrued! In this video I’m giving you the REAL tea on phenoxyethanol and propylene glycol! You don’t want to miss this one! 😉      …

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FASTER HAIR GROWTH USING BLACK RICE WATER!

January 20, 2020

It’s super frustrating spending $$$ on hair growth products that don’t work!! Here’s one that you can get at any health food store under $4 that actually works! In this video I’m going to share with you why black rice water works for faster hair growth and how it softens the hair.      …

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CAN EGGS REALLY STRENGTHEN YOUR HAIR?

December 4, 2019

One of the top DIY’s that every curly girl has come across is the infamous “Eggs/Mayo” treatment, but how effective is it for our hair? Is it just a greasy mess or are there actual benefits to be reaped with adding this DIY to your regimen. Let’s find out!!!      …

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TOP 3 LIES IN THE NATURAL HAIR COMMUNITY!

October 13, 2019

Let’s talk about silicones, the water only method, and extracts in natural hair care products! There’s been a lot of misinformation out here on the interwebs: Silicones are BAD for your hair, avoid at all cost!! You can wash your hair with water only and it will be cleaned. (Insert random extract) is why I love that (insert random product) because it’s doing the majority…

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IS RICE WATER REALLY TOXIC? A CHEMIST POINT OF VIEW

Let’s talk about RICE WATER!! In this video I’m discussing some concerns you guys have had in regards to this topic. It’s great for hair growth, but is it really worth it?? Let’s find out!    …

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5 NATURAL HUMECTANTS THAT PROMOTE MOISTURE & LENGTH!

October 12, 2019

Humectants, how I love thee! Learn about some of baddest (good bad, not bad bad) humectants around! Add these to your leave-in, moisturizers, or hair spritz and wallah you got hair that is MOISTURIZED and strands that stick around that won’t break. Yes!…

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THE POLYQUATS YOUR CURLS NEED TO KNOW THIS SEASON!

October 3, 2019

  Polyquat…Polywhat?! Polyquaterniums (polyquats) are awesome catatonic (positive charge) polymer conditioners that provide amazing slip & conditioning for the hair.   How? Polyquats have a positive charge that help to neutralize the negative charge that our hair  possesses. Film forming, etc…add more info here. What does that mean? That means our cuticles lay flat which produces smoother hair, less combing force, better moisturization, awesome conditioning…

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ISSUES WITH MOISTURE? TRY THIS!

September 10, 2019

Dry hair sucks, trust me I’ve been there. However, I’ve come up with a few EASY tips that myself and others have found super HELPFUL in obtaining more moisturized hair.  Get the full info in the video below!  ~Avg watch time: 3 min~…

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Tonya S.

Tonya S.

Welcome! I'm a cosmetic chemist specializing in natural hair care. I teach women how to get results with their hair care regimens from a science perspective and understand ingredient labels based on their hair needs so they can save time and money!

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