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IMPORTANCE OF EXFOLIATING THE SCALP

IMPORTANCE OF EXFOLIATING THE SCALP

    A build-up of chemicals and hair products can affect scalp PH and sebum production, leading to clogged pores, scalp inflammation and follicle damage. All of these issues can lead to delayed hair growth and/or hair loss. Just like you exfoliate your face (facial), your scalp (which is skin) can benefit from the removal of dead skin cells, dirt, dandruff, dry flaky skin, oil and product buildup.  Exfoliating the scalp/skin is the process of removing dry/dead skin cells on the surface of the scalp/skin and is a very important aspect of creating an environment for healthy health growth.  Exfoliation not...

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CHEMISTRY OF HAIR FIBER

CHEMISTRY OF HAIR FIBER

Fundamentally, the biology of hair is basically the same, regardless of ethnicity. Hair is a biopolymer (DNA) that is made out of 90% keratin (a hard, fibrous protein). The structure of keratin is termed Hair Shaft and consist of three main areas, the cuticle or translucent scale like outer layer of the hair shaft, the cortex which can be conceptualized as the meat of the hair shaft, and the medulla, the central core of the hair shaft. The cuticle is responsible for the mechanical strength of the hair fiber. When adding any kind of extension, one should have a clear understanding of...

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HEALTHY HAIR COMES 1ST products are headed to Wholefoods Market!

HEALTHY HAIR COMES 1ST products are headed to Wholefoods Market!

We're excited to announce that Altogether Lovely's HEALTHY HAIR COMES 1ST hair care products will be on the shelves of WholeFoods Market. Join us as we celebrate the GRAND OPENING on September 28, 2016 ENGLEWOOD/WHOLEFOODS 832 W 63rd Street Chicago, IL 60621 For more information visit us at http://www.altogetherlovelyinc.org/index.html https://www.facebook.com/AltogetherLovelyInc/ https://instagram.com/_u/braidingexperts  

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