Saturday November 1st, 2014
Saturday November 1st, 2014
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My hair is annoying – Waje

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Waje

Although she made her debut into the music industry not too long ago; she’s however been one of the female singers to be reckoned with. Ranging from the energy she puts into her songs, to her strong voice—you could never walk away ,but pay attention to her melody.

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I once wore a skin cut – Lara George

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Lara George

When it comes to inspirational/gosple artistes, she’s one of the artistes that cannot be ignored. Lara George has paid her dues as a gosple singer, having made many hit albums with lots of awards to her credit including: Voice of The Year, 2008, at the Nigerian Music Awards, as well as Song of The Year, 2009, Nigerian Gosple Music Wards amongst others.

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Normal is boring – Bouqui

  /   in hair we go 9:34 pm   /   Comments

Bouqui

She strikes you as weird because she craves to be different. Her hairstyle contributes to her strange look. Yet, she is one of the top Nigerian artistes.

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I love short hairstyles – Claudia Adelu

  /   in hair we go 10:24 pm   /   Comments

With a dark slender physique, she strikes you an image of a perfect beauty and brain. Claudia Adelu is one of Nigeria’s super models. And having done well for herself, in 2010, she emerged the Next Nigeria’s Super Model(NNSM).

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Hairstyles for round faces

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It is important to get the basics right! When it comes to hairstyles for round faces, there are a few things to keep in mind when styling.

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Your hair may not like ‘relaxers’

  /   in hair we go 12:00 am   /   Comments

It is not true that every woman must ‘relax’ her hair. There are many things to consider before taking that step to apply chemicals to your hair.

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Angel’s Ten Golden Basic Rules

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None like yours: Your hair is as individual as your signature. You must be single-minded when it comes to matters of your hair’s health. This is the first fact you must believe.

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Can every woman have long hair?

  /   in hair we go 12:00 am   /   Comments

Definitely not! Every woman can not have long hair because not all women are blessed with the genes and even among those who may have inherited genes for great hair, not all will have the type of information they need or the time/effort/money to acquire healthy hair.

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Essential treatments

  /   in hair we go 12:00 am   /   Comments

When should you never ignore your hair’s needs? What are the most beneficial treatments for chemically straightened Black hair? When should they be done? The general rule is to pay attention to the health of hair before and after chemical application.

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Making do

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If you cannot get what you want, take what you get! That is a sum-total of what hairdressing entails. Genes determine hair-type, like great legs or sexy eyes; you either have the genes or you don’t. But the important thing is to let what you have work for you and make sure you keep hair out of harm’s way, so you don’t suffer irreversible damage.

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Designing a treatment: Hair

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Once you sort out exactly what your scalp needs to thrive, you are half-way home. Healthy hair can only start with a clean and clear scalp; scalp that is flaky, itchy, greasy or just not ‘normal’ in the sense that it will need something special to help it, will not sprout healthy hair.

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Designing a treatment: SCALP

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There is no hard and fast rule to achieving great-looking hair. Once you establish what the peculiar characteristics of your scalp and hair are, it would make things easier for you. You will then learn to target your specific challenge[s], instead of doing a one-size-fits-all type of treatment, which may not be beneficial to your hair’s needs.

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No-lye relaxing creams

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Beyond having a penchant for relaxers with double-barrel names, one cannot easily decipher why the first choice of most women is a no-lye formula as the agent to be used to straighten hair.

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Chemical applications: scalp burns

  /   in Allure, hair we go 12:00 am   /   Comments

Yes, it is possible to apply relaxing creams without burning the scalp. These straightening products are so readily available that we tend to forget that they are SERIOUS chemicals that should not be taken for granted! Firstly, what is the stylist’s attitude to the process she is about to undertake: serious or playful? This is

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HAIRDRESSING 101: UNDERSTANDING YOUR HAIR

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As human beings, we have hair all over our bodies which are fine and flesh-colored, making it difficult to see with the naked eye. Scalp hairs however, are thicker and darker colored, and are called secondary or terminal hair. Hair grows from a tiny pit in the skin called a follicle. The angle at which

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YOUR HAIR MAY NOT LIKE ‘RELAXERS': QUESTIONS YOU SHOULD ANSWER

  /   in Allure columns, hair we go 12:00 am   /   Comments

It is not true that every woman must ‘relax’ her hair. There are many things to consider before taking that step to apply chemicals to your hair. l Are you lazy about going to the salon? If you are or you hate the dryer, then you need to consider whether or not chemical is for

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WEAVE-CRAZY

  /   in Allure, hair we go 12:01 am   /   Comments

Yes, convert your braiding human hair extensions into weave-on at our hair facility in Lagos. This way, you do not have to sit through 4 or 5 hours of braiding time when you want to wear your human hair. If you have short hair and you are trying to grow it, try combining a weave-on

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CAN EVERY WOMAN HAVE LONG HAIR?

  /   in hair we go 12:00 am   /   Comments

Definitely not! Every woman can not have long hair because not all women are blessed with the genes and even among those who may have inherited genes for great hair, not all will have the type of information they need or the time/effort/money to acquire healthy hair. Let’s examine all possible scenarios. Some women say

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