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7 MISTAKES MANY NATURAL LOVERS MAKE - lady ayri
Not detangling natural & processed hair properly This process is very important before styling your natural or processed hair period, all tangles must be removed. I am a firm believer of this step because if not done properly once your hair touches the water it can become matted or fused together. Depending on your texture it may be best to coat the hair with a conditioning agent rather than combing out the hair while its dry. Coating the hair with a conditioner first will prevent breakage and be gentler on the hair. Another method that I love to use is mixing the 9 parts water and 1 part conditioner in a spray bottle and sometimes I drop a little extra virgin olive oil just for a little extra moisture. Sleeping without satin cap/ scarf Ladies and gents “cotton” is not our friend for our natural tresses. Cotton fabrics will dry you out, so please try your best to retain moisture in your natural curls by sleeping on a satin pillowcase, wearing a satin cap or scarf. Remember dryness causes breakage. Using excessive heat HEAT! HEAT! HEAT! I usually get a lot of eyebrows going up when I touch this subject…WE …