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9 Need to Follow Texture Influencers

Chandler Rollins | August 26, 2014

Meet the “real world” celebrities of the curly community blogosphere. These Texture influencers are recognized as experts and impact readers’ lives and opinions on what’s hot, what's not, what works and what’s next.

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5 Things To Learn From Texture Influencers

Chandler Rollins | August 26, 2014

These are the social mavens you’re going to want to get to know: Nora of Shalimarcat; Francheska of Hey Fran Hey; Jenell Stewart of Kinky Curly Coily Me; and Alison of Modern Mrs. Huxtable share their thoughts on how the blogosphere is transforming the texture industry and the importance of authentic, personal connections on the web.

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Behind the Cover: texture! Fall 2014

Chandler Rollins | August 26, 2014

IN THE SALON INDUSTRY, there are two types of people— those who say they can do textured hair and the select group of stylists that specialize in texture hair. Cesar Ramirez, the newest Mizani celebrity stylist and our cover artist, is definitely a member of the latter.

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4 Hair Cocktails for Defined Curls

Chandler Rollins | August 26, 2014

The answer to curly hair woes probably won’t come from one magic product. Luckily there’s cocktailing, where you can play mixologist to achieve the exact results your client wants. Check out these texture experts’ custom hair brews.

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Cool Front: texure! Explores the Youtube Phenom

Chandler Rollins | August 26, 2014

They deliver video tutorials, testimonials, test curly products and report on trends. They’re curl authorities your curly clients look to for insight and ideas. Following and learning from some of their tactics could help in your quest to become the texture expert in your salon and market.

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Heat Exhaustion

Rosanne Ullman | August 25, 2014

Curlies have new options for limiting their hair’s exposure to thermal tools.

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Smooth Operator: Going Sleek for Fall 2014

| August 26, 2014

The fashions shown at the Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2014 were accompanied by soft, smooth texture in hair. Classic poise met modern nonchalance in the effortlessly refined styles on the runway.