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We are Natural Hair Advocates. We appreciate the hair that grows naturally from our heads. So this blog is here to embrace our natural hair and the lifestyle that accompanies this choice.

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Himba Women From Nimibia Africa

These women have a rountine of grinding the red Ochre Rock and mixing the rock with butter and animal fat, then cover their bodies from head to toe with the mixture, giving themselves a red tinge, both hair and body. Look at the length. What can we take away?
  1. establish a routine,
  2. use good oils such as almond, johoba, coconut, castor oils (mixed with spring water) 1 part oil 3 parts water in a spray bottle. Use as a spritz to prepare for bed and when you want to freshen up the style or work with your 3 day old hair do,
  3. search for some red ochre rock, just kidding, but binding the hair or permitting it to rest for a month or so is good for growth.
  4. Check them out at
          www. jw.org