Discovering what these extracts are and whether or not they truly benefit your hair has become increasingly important as more and more of our favorite shampoos, conditioners and moisturizers are infused with extracts.
Derived from plants, herbs and fruit extracts provide an added layer of natural healing and moisturizing properties.
Equipped with vitamins, minerals and various other substances that promote hair health, it’s no wonder why natural extracts are becoming must have ingredients.
Brett and Nene Marks, the haircare experts responsible for Dr. Miracles and African Pride collections, Best Beauty Butter works as a dual hair and body moisturizer.
Featuring a slew of natural extracts that include: shea butter extract that provides vitamins to moisturize hair, baobab extract that moisturizes, adds shine and prevents hair loss, kalahari melon seed extract that breaks down buildup and protects the hair and scalp from damage and finally cocoa extract that retains moisture.
Not only is this head-to-toe hair and body butter equipped with extracts it is also infused with sunflower seed and avocado oil that revives protein, prevents hair and moisture.
Encouraging soft hair and skin, Nene’s Secret Beauty Body Butter is a prime example of the many benefits of using natural extracts.
Nene’s Secret Best Beauty Butter, $12.99, Available at Nenessecret
After the premiere of VH1′s CRAZYSEXYCOOL biopic, fans were shocked to find that TLC made so little money. However R&B songstress KANDI BURRUSS recently revealed that TLC weren’t the only 90′s artist that received questionable recording contracts.
During an interview, BURRUSS said, “Back then everybody got bad deals. For us (Xscape) our deal sucked. We didn’t really get that much money on our first deal.”
BURRUSS concluded, “but that’s what I expect because, in my mind nobody’s going to go spend all this money and just give you all this money and you haven’t proven yourself yet.”Photo Source: Startraks Photo
We heart the five items in the Pro-V Truly Natural Collection (including the Defining Curls Custard), but we’re especially into the Shine Serum with Argan Oil for its intense moisturizes, lightweight formula and healthy dose of shine.
At the age of 21 R&B crooner AUGUST ALSINA transitioned from the tough streets of New Orleans to the top of the Billboard charts before he even releasing his debut album. Equipped with a smooth, melodic voice and a story that will touch your heart, ALSINA is one to watch.
Born and raised in New Orleans, AUGUST ALSINA started out as a hustler, selling drugs to get by. ALSINA’s choice to hit the streets seemed natural to him as many of his family members were somehow involved in drugs whether they were selling them, like his older brother, or using them, like his father and stepfather.
Unlike most musicians with a knack for singing, ALSINA had no idea of his musical abilities until he watched singer LAURYN HILL in the movie Sister Act 2 and decided to become a singer. The teenager soon began uploading musical covers on YouTube and garnered a large following of fans until one of his close friends was murdered and wound up getting kicked out of his mother’s home at the age of 16….READ AND SEE MORE!!!
Renowned interior designer, Shelia Bridges is the latest guest to appear on Oprah: Where Are They Now.
Known for her trademark curly hair, Bridges was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease that led her to go bald in 2004 and will be discussing her ongoing battle with alopecia.
Oprah: Where Are They Now is slated to air Sunday 10pm on OWN Network.
Earlier this week the ever popular lingerie retailer, Victoria Secret held and shot it’s annual fashion show at the Lexington Avenue Armory in New York City.
LALA ANTHONY, CIARA, ESTELLE, and MICHAEL STRAHAN were all attendance to see the shipwreck and British invasion themed fashion segements.
Models JOAN SMALLS, JOURDAN DUNN and CINDY BRUNA all hit the runway to be seen on air December 10 at 10pm on CBS.READ AND SEE MORE!!!
According to reports, BROWN left the treatment facility to begin his required community service sentence that was reinstated after a judge would not accept his initial hours and forced him to do them again.
BROWN’s reps claim that although their client is no longer in a rehab facility, the 25-year-old singer is slated to receive outpatient therapy.Photo Source: Startraks Photo
According to reports ANTHONY, who will star alongside NATURI NAUGHTON and OMARI HARDWICK, will play “LaKeisha Grant, the childhood friend of Tasha St. Patrick,” who is involved with a New York City nightclub owner that runs a well known drug ring.
Power is slated to air on Starz in 2014.Photo Source: PR Photos
During a recent interview CAREY revealed, “Honestly, I hated it. I thought it was going to be a three person panel, they gave me a nice dangling monetary moment. And I was just like, “okay, Randy Jackson will be there, I’ve known him forever he used to play bass for me, this isn’t a big deal this will be nothing.”
Known for her on-air feud with fellow Idol judge NICKI MINAJ, CAREY continued, “But it wasn’t that, it was like hell. Going to work everyday in hell with Satan. I’m just playing it didn’t effect me that much, I was disappointed. You know what I loved, I loved the contestants.”
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