A letter for our Hair Styling Industry?

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Dear Friends & Hair Stylists: There is a movement in our industry that is changing the lives of many of your clients and I think it is important for you to know about it. Curly hair requires care and ‘Creativity’ to work with…just like your doing now with your current clients, but with a different perspective. The techniques that you …

Flax Seed Styling Gel Recipe

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A client experimented with making her own Flax Seed Styling Gel (FSSG) and shared the recipe with me to post here. I use FSSG as a Filler. It is low on hold so if you use it by itself, your Curls will feel nice and soft but have no to very little hold. So you usually apply a Sealer on …

Welcome to Magicurl

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Welcome to MagiCurl! This blog celebrates the Magic of Curly Hair. Oh yes…Curly hair has a power over others that as they look at your hair, they wonder (like a Magic trick) how it is done, they are curious as to what products you use, and many are envious of your hair and ask you for the secret of how …

Am I Right For You?

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There are around 3 types of Curly Stylist out there: 1) You call and ask, “Do you have anyone there who knows how to cut curly hair”? And you end up with someone WITH curly hair and they usually treat your curls with straight hair cutting techniques, use str8 hair tools and str8 hair prducts on your curls…leaving you with …

The Importance of Products

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There is no doubt about it…products and a Naturally Curly Cut go together. 50% of what I do is shaping your hair and educating you on what to do for your hair at home. The other 50% is what YOU do at home. No cut can get rid of frizz, so you MUST use products to pack in the raised …

Before and After: 1

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This young lady has wonderful hair that is hot rolled and she has never been to a stylist to help her discover her S/Waves. She found the book Curly Girl and contacted me. Here she is with her S/Waves being revealed and she learned all she needed to know to be able to do this on her own. She loved …