Skin Care and Nail Care Tips

Nail Care Tips During your bouts of boldness, go a step beyond your plain manicure and try the new, youthful look-for nails. Here’s how it’s done: 1.         Give yourself a basic manicure; then brush a deep, daring shade of polish on fingernails. Allow a few minutes for polish to dry. 2.         Choose a pale shade of polish in the same color family as the deep shade. Saturate the brush with the pale polish so that it is well covered but not dripping...
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When to Shampoo after Sisterlocks

How long are you supposed to wait before you wash your hair, and how often should you wash it? First of all, you should have lots of patience. There are different answers from different consultants but the consensus is that you should not shampoo more than once/week during transition. If you can hold out for 2 weeks — all the better It is understandable how you feel during transition though and rolling them up helps. If you have a lot of hair, you can wear the African roll. It is another...
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Curling and Styling Ideas for Sisterlocks

If your locs don’t seem to have much definition. Try to do the following at night: 1. Braid Lightly braid in 5-6 braids and tuck the ends under and into the braid to hold. When the locs are shorter, use small rubber bands to hold them tucked under. The next morning, there are well defined, full, wavy locs. When done while still damp, they are really something! 2. Twist You know — little bantu knots all over your head. It makes your locks very curly and the curls last for days!...
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Cost of Sisterlocks

Consultants are free to set their own prices but the suggested price is $350-$375 for 2-4 inches of natural hair. The length of any existing permed hair does not count because it is not advised to lock that hair anyway. Some consultants charge $100 for every inch over their limit (2-4 inches) because of the extra time involved. If you have 6-8 inches of natural hair you pay around $450. It will take about 19 hours (2 days) to complete the main locking session. If you live in Washington, DC the...
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Basic Makeup Tips that Works for Every Woman

Great-looking makeup not only starts with great colors, textures, tools: it’s how you work with them that make the difference. Here, how-to tips from top makeup artists. Using the same products, every woman will get a different look to her makeup, because every face has a different bone structure and style. Start with moisturizer; then, apply a concealing stick under eyes. Use foundation to even skin tone but not to give color; color is added with blush and lipstick. Eye and cheek color...
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