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Stay Ahead Of The Style Game

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Hollywood’s Leading Naturalista

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Obsessing Over Orange

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It’s All About Going Grey!

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Calling All Naturalistas

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Featured in the March 2018 issue of Sophisticate’s Black Hair, we are giving away some spectacular products to our loyal SBH readers—because you’re worth it! Whether you want to try out a new style, test out a new brand or just love all things hair and beauty, these giveaways will keep your style game on point. Don’t forget to head to a newsstand and pick up your copy of the magazine. In it, you’ll find a coupon to fill out and send in for your chance to win!

Changing your look has never been easier than with Creme of Nature’s effortless at home hair colors. Now 40 lucky SBH readers can experience the transformative style power of a new coif color by winning two amazing hair color shades to use or share with a friend! Each winner will receive: 1 box of Creme of Nature Exotic Shine Hair Color with Argan Oil from Morocco in Burgundy Blaze (a deep hybrid of red and purple tones); a creme gel permanent hair color with Argan Oil treatments to condition the hair that uses micro-sphere technology to strengthen hair for rich, vibrant tones; and 1 box Creme of Nature Moisture-Rich Hair Color with Shea Butter Conditioner in Light Golden Blonde (a sun-kissed shade of blonde), a liquid permanent hair color that delivers multi-dimensional color and radiant shine. Creme of Nature hair colors deliver long-lasting color with shine.



ORS Olive Oil is celebrating their fresh new look with a special prize pack featuring ten fan-favorite products designed to moisturize, strengthen and protect your hair—and hairline—while you cleanse, condition and style. Now featuring Nourishing Olive Oil + Power-Packed Oils, these high performance formulas make healthy looking, beautiful hair possible regardless of hair type or texture. Ten lucky SBH winner will receive Aloe Shampoo, Strengthen & Nourish Replenishing Conditioner, Incredibly Rich Oil Moisturizing Hair Lotion, Nourishing Sheen Spray and Edge Control Hair Gel.

Make some major style moves this trend season with the help of Vitale Olive Oil Styling products. Twenty fabulous SBH readers will each win a three-product set including: Vitale Anti-Breakage Olive Oil Foam Wrap Lotion (a lightweight, herbal blend that prevents breakage and provides moisture with long-lasting hold and is the ideal formula to use for Wraps, roller sets, wet looks and molds for short tapered looks), Vitale Olive Oil Thermashield Polisher (protects hair from heat damage while sealing and smoothing the hair for ultra silky, lustrous, frizz free shine) and Vitale Olive Oil Silk n Shine Holding Spritz (a fast-drying spritz designed to help create styles with incredible hold and sheen while providing long lasting smoothness for a frizz free style that shines).

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