5 Tips on the benefits of coconut oil for protein sensitive curlies !

Posted by Réjane Pacquit at

In recent years, coconut oil has been presented as a miracle product for body, skin and hair care, especially in the curly hair community. It smells good, is light and non- greasy, so as a natural curly it’s very easy to love. But is it ok to use on curls that are protein sensitive? Protein sensitivity is the overreaction of hair when in comes into contact with proteins. It’s normal for hair to become a little harder after using proteins, but if it becomes dry and brittle it is possible your hair is protein sensitive. Don’t panic, it is still...

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Bouclème launch event at Planet Organic

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By Margo Steeden [Article first published on Lindsey Hughes' website]UK curl brand Bouclème launched their fantastic new Curl Cream recently at Planet Organic's Flagship store and I was delighted when Michele Scott-Lynch, the founder of Bouclème, asked me along to the event. It was a joyful moment when I discovered that Bouclème's latest product was a curl cream. I love a curl cream and it is one of the staple products in my curl-styling arsenal because it's so versatile. It can be used on wet hair for awesome, curl-boosting moisture; for hydration, smoothness and definition when doing twist-outs and braids;...

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Meet the UK's first Advanced DevaCurl Stylist Lindsey Hughes, Curl Whisperer – Part 2

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By Margo Steeden Read Part-1 here.Margo – Before we move on to your exciting adventure over in the States and your DevaCurl training, I wanted to ask you about the 'Simply Business Building Britain' campaign and video that you were featured in last month. How did that come about? Lindsey – Ah yes, that was fun! Basically a UK company was running a campaign on British businesses and they wanted to feature businesses from different areas around Britain and I was chosen for the Birmingham area. It was fun but scary as I had never done anything like it before...

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Lindsey Hughes, Curl Whisperer is now an Advanced DevaCurl Stylist!

Posted by Michele Scott-Lynch at

There's only one stylist that I trust to let loose on my curls and that is Lindsey Hughes, Curl Whisperer. Lindsey has now become the UK's first Advanced DevaCurl Stylist and she talks to Margo Steeden about the training and how her love of curls was born.

 

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Alternative Advent Calendars

Posted by Michele Scott-Lynch at

I've always shied away from commercial chocolate calendars and preferred instead to create fun memories for my kids in the lead up to Christmas Day. It's not all about receiving gifts but also about giving and sharing. A few years ago I bought reusable advent calendars that I fill with activities from donating gifits and food to children's hospices and local food banks to a trip to a Christmas production. Christmas can be an expensive time so you can be as creative and thrifty as you like. Here's 5 of my favourite advent calendars that you can use year after year. 1.Envelope...

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