Taraji P. Henson is known for making a statement with her hairstyles but the all time classic bob with a center part is one of my favorites.
I have no doubt that this hairstyle will be one of falls hottest trends. If you are a naturalista you might be wondering…..how can I achieve this look without damaging my curls?
Have you heard of the “Saran Wrap” or the “Silk Press” technique? If not watch the videos below from Kee with Deeper Than Hair as she explains step by step on straightening your natural hair.
Tips before straightening your natural hair:
- Use a clarifying shampoo to ensure your hair is clean and to remove any product buildup.
- Too add moisture back into the hair deep condition 15 to 30 minutes with heat. This process allows the pores to open and obsorb moisture into each hair strand.
- Use a heat protectant and get the hair as straight as possible with blow drying. This will help to reduce the number of passes when flat ironing.
- Select the desired temperature for your flat iron and began the flat iron process chasing with a comb for straighter ends.
How often do you straighten your natural hair? Have you ever used any of these techniques? Let me know.