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Best Hairstyles for Textured Hair Service Men and Women

With a slew of new rules regulating service women in uniform about hair grooming and all the strict guidelines to follow, if you have textured hair you may often have to consider your options when it comes to choosing the best hairstyle for your textured hair, whether for a typical work day or military training activities. In keeping with those guidelines we, at Keep Your Hair Headgear thought to help our trailblazing service men and women look their best in their uniform, these hairstyles even go well with our satin/silk lined headgear check out the links below to find some...

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Pros and Cons of Sisterlocks

Most people are not sure whether to choose traditional or sisterlocks. It is worth noting that sisterlocks are more of a lifestyle than a mere hairstyle. It is important that you understand their pros and cons before you have them and regret later. Let’s first start by looking at their advantages. Pros Versatility Sisterlocks have a certain level of versatility. Sisterlocks are thinner and make your loose hair look fuller. Due to their thinness, sisterlocks can be styled in endless ways. Just be creative and try whichever style you want.   Freedom With sisterlocks, you don’t have to worry about...

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Winterizing Black Hair

You need to change black haircare techniques throughout the year. Winter is the most demanding season for your hair so it is important that you know how to handle the cooler temperatures. You already know that the winter weather can cause damage to your hair if you do not take extra care. One of the main reasons for damage during this season is excess dryness that also leads to a dry scalp. What are some of the best ways to winterize black hair? More conditioning and moisturizing This is a crucial step in preventing winter dryness. Hot oil treatments and...

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The Benefits of Wearing Satin or Silk-Lined Headwear

   Satin is being heavily promoted within the natural hair community but for a good cause. Satin or Silk-Lined Headwear protects our natural tresses throughout the day, especially at nights. You’re always encouraged to cover your hair with a satin scarf or a cap. As well as, sleeping on a satin pillowcase or sheets. The smoothness of the satin material aids in bringing your hair to its optimal healthy state. Here are the benefits of wearing satin or silk-lined headwear: - Less Breakage and Tangles: When you compare cotton material to satin material you have to analyze the texture of...

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The Impact of Military Regulations to Hairstyles Traditionally Worn by Black Service Women

In today's blog, we'll primarily discuss AR 670-1.  We'll also highlight one airman, one sailor, one Army NCO, and one Army Officer with locked hair styles within military regulatory standards. Many people are saying that the Army finally lifted its ban on locked hair (also known as locs) in the year 2017.  This is true, but the February 2005 version of AR 670-1 initiated the ban on locs and that ban was lifted in January 2017.  Who knows if this will happen again.  There are no clear reasons to explain or justify why a regulation was created to restrict a style traditionally...

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