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5 Proven Natural Remedies for the Common Cold

“A-A-a-a-at-Chooooo!”  Drat! You recognise the familiar homa symptoms: Headache, red eyes, a scratchy throat, fever or a runny nose. You feel like your skull is stuffed with cotton wool, and you just want to lie down. You have caught one of the over 200 viruses that cause the common cold. Take heart – here are five proven remedies to drastically shorten the duration of your next cold. Sleep The number one remedy for a cold is to give your body what it is crying for – rest. Most of us try to  ...

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Hair Care

How I grew back my Edges

By Jay Cee, TN Admin (Janet Chencha) Step-by-Step Hairline Restoration The concept of edges is one I first encountered when I went natural three years ago. It is not something I paid much attention to in the past. Before I went natural I would relax my hair then after two months braid it continuously before relaxing it again and repeating the cycle. I did notice that when I removed the braids my hairline would be gone. It would grow back in the two months I would be relaxed. After braiding  ...

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Hair Care

How do I apply gel without flaking?

Q: I apply gel to make my natural hair smooth when styling. Every time I use gel I get white clumps and flaking. How do I fix it? A: Unless you use flaxseed gel or some other natural organic gel, I personally do not advocate for making gel a permanent player in your type 4 hair regimen. Why? Most gels contain alcohol which actually dries your hair and scalp. It may look cute but in the long run, it may not be best for the health of your hair. If you must use gel, try to use organic ones  ...

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