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  • 11/03/2018 08:11 AM

The thyroid gland is a crucial gland in your body. Located in your neck just next to the Adam's apple, the thyroid is responsible for secreting two essential hormones: thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3).

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  • 20/02/2018 08:40 AM

If I'm completely honest, I don't like doing my own hair. The fact that I am a hair specialist might make this a little surprising, but it's the truth.

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  • 08/01/2018 08:47 AM

We can all agree that Black hair is beautiful and unique in every way, but the wear and tеаr of daily life can ruin our hаіr оvеr the уеаrѕ. In thіѕ article I will рrоvіdе some еаѕу tо аррlу аnd рrоvеn tips thаt will hеlр уоu maintain аnd even еnhаnсе the ԛuаlіtу оf уоur healthy blасk hаіr.

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  • 21/04/2017 04:58 PM

I hope you had a nice bank holiday weekend even if you just did something different from what you normally would. For me, it was catching up on some much-needed rest and a bit of reflecting. I was thinking about how important it is for us to do what's best for us in every area of life, including our hair.

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  • 07/01/2017 09:01 AM

In the past, looking after Afro hair meant nothing more than washing it every now and again, normally at the weekend, when the hairstyle needed to be redone. This was usually an all-day event.

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  • 03/09/2016 12:00 AM

When it comes to hair care I have to admit that there are certain things I like to do a certain way, and a lot of that is to do with the scientist in me. There are hair care practices I have kept consistently for years because they work for me, so there's never been a need to change them. This will probably be the same for many of you, but there will always be problems that arise which require us to tap into our creative side for a solution.

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  • 28/06/2016 08:13 PM

On a recent trip to Morocco, I had a chance to see how argan oil is produced. It reminded me of the craze that happened when it first arrived on the UK market. Literally every client who came to see me asked if argan oil would cure their hair problems, and I can see why.

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  • 11/06/2016 08:19 PM

I don't know if you remember your school sports days, but they would usually take place in the summer, which meant the grass you had to run on was scorched and dry from the hot sun. If you picked it up it would crumble away in your hands because all of the moisture had gone.

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  • 24/05/2016 12:00 AM

In my new book, A Beginner’s Guide to Afro Hair Care, I write about the different hair types. It's really important for you to know your hair thickness and texture because it will pretty much dictate what hair care products you should buy, what hair styling processes would be best for your hair and what level you should use within the styling process you're using.

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  • 26/04/2016 12:48 PM

When I was growing up, Blue Magic was our family grease and, I have to be honest, as a habit I still keep a tub of it in my cupboard. I'm sure many of you will remember what hair grease you grew up on, whether it was Dax, Blue Magic or something else.

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  • 22/04/2016 12:58 PM

I often get questions about specific hair topics by email, and I was inspired to write this blog by someone who contacted me about her hyper-sensitive scalp. One of the things I really appreciated was that she was honest about the fact that her hyper-sensitive scalp may have been caused by relaxing, but that she still had a desire to relax her hair.

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