Sophisticate's Black Hair Styles and Care Guide Sophisticate's Black Hair Styles and Care Guide, published by Associated Publications, Inc.,  is the ABC-audited, #1 Best Selling Black Hair Magazine in the world.
Subscribe Now! Where to find our magazine

What's Inside

July/August 2017 cover-home

The #1 Best-Selling Black Hair Magazine


SBH Cover Janelle Monáe cover-gabrielle

Confident, talented and stylish!


Weave Couture weave-home

Fabulous, fuchsia fun!


Hair Color Now color-home

We’ve craving a color change-up—copper is the new trend!


Natural Hair braids-home

The Naturalista manual!


Talk To Us! talk-home

We want to hear from you! Speak directly to us using the SBH beauty network


   

Subscribe to SBH!

Subscribe to SHG!

MANE HELP MONDAY

Portrait of a woman

Hair emergency? SBH has your back! Check out our coif question of the week.

 

 

In every issue, the SBH Hair Advice column answers your biggest hair concerns with the help of today’s top stylists. Here, mane pro Jacqueline Tarrant tackles a popular coif query. Have a hair care question you need answered? Tell us all about it and send an email to: sbhletters@associatedpub.com

Q
My hair is broken off in different spots on my head, and some parts are longer than others. Should I continue to perm it every two months? If not, what should I do? —Latasha

A
It sounds like your mane may be damaged from overlapping the relaxer cycle. This kind of damage is not easily repaired. I would suggest you give your hair a rest and allow the new, healthy strands to grow in gradually. Try using a conditioner weekly with a balance of protein and moisture. Since most of the damaged strands will break off anyway, get the damaged hair cut off and start over. You can then decide whether you want your tresses to remain unrelaxed.

MODEL IN PHOTO USED TO ILLUSTRATE ARTICLE ONLY.

It's only fair to share...Share on FacebookPin on PinterestTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

SBH Blog

Bronner 2016 Bug

Follow on Instagram

Don't miss out!
JOIN OUR INSTAGRAM HAIR AND BEAUTY GROUP

Follow Us on Twitter

New post on #SBH: SBH Hair Tip Of The Day – June 23 https://t.co/Hczl7kUbND
@SBHMagazine

New post on #SBH: SBH Hair Tip Of The Day – June 22 https://t.co/Hczl7kUbND
@SBHMagazine

New post on #SBH: SBH Hair Tip Of The Day – June 21 https://t.co/Hczl7kUbND
@SBHMagazine

Sign Me Up!

Beauty Changes Lives

Black Hair Tip of the Day

Open For Business

Survey

Contests

Hair Shows 2015

Desktop Goodies!