Natural Hair Community

Welcome to Type 4 Fro, the new resource for those who have type 4a hair, 4b hair and 4c hair. Here you can find new natural hairstyles, product reviews, hair journeys, contests, tips/tricks and more for your hair! Join the community :)

We don't discriminate; if you're a male, a type 3 naturalista, or even have bone straight hair, we'd like you here too! Some tips and discussions will benefit ALL. 

Discussions

Wet vs dry

So I experimented with doing my twist/braid outs wet vs. doing them dry and OMG, I am love. I have a strong preference to doing them dry rather than wet. My main reasoning for this is SHRINKAGE!!! This is how my hair turned out when I styled it while wet: And this is how it turned out when I styled it dry: In my experience, my hair has shrunk much more from styling while wet than dry. I always moisturize when I take the braids/twists out and my hair still maintains it's actual length…

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Carol's Daughter Files for Bankruptcy

Companies affiliated with the line of beauty products branded Carol’s Daughter have gone bankrupt. On Thursday Carol’s Daughter filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after the brand moved to close most of its stores. The court papers filed, signed by Carol’s DaughterChief Financial Officer John D. Elmer, stated most of Carol’s Daughter stores have been unprofitable since 2010.

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