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Nail progress report week 4

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Cynthia Washington

My goal is to share ALL the knowledge I have obtained over the last nine years about hair, skin and nails with everyone who is "Mane conscious"!

My bi-weekly nail progress report:  I chipped my left hand ring finger nail Saturday morning while searching for plants at Home Depot.  

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Nail progress report week 2

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Cynthia Washington

My goal is to share ALL the knowledge I have obtained over the last nine years about hair, skin and nails with everyone who is "Mane conscious"!

Things are growing along just fine!  My method is still on point, and once again I've managed to keep my manicure for two weeks YAAY!  This technique is a proven science for sho yall...just watch my nails grow!  Continue reading to see how I manage to do this, and after today, I will post an article titled Nail progress report bi-weekly with photos and any new developments, so stay tuned and watch my nails grow!!

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Nail update

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Cynthia Washington

My goal is to share ALL the knowledge I have obtained over the last nine years about hair, skin and nails with everyone who is "Mane conscious"!

This post will catch you guys up on my nail status.  

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Seven Myths About Natural Hair

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Cynthia Washington

My goal is to share ALL the knowledge I have obtained over the last nine years about hair, skin and nails with everyone who is "Mane conscious"!

Hello everybody I had to share this excellent article on The Truth about Natural Curly, Coily, Kinky Hair.  This article clears up not one, but seven misconceptions about natural hair.

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Silky smooth skin that glow.

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Cynthia Washington

My goal is to share ALL the knowledge I have obtained over the last nine years about hair, skin and nails with everyone who is "Mane conscious"!

Vitamins A, B and E are vital nutrients for hair, skin and nails.  Here's a short read on the role of vitamins and minerals.

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Pedicure, manicure, I have a cure!

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Cynthia Washington

My goal is to share ALL the knowledge I have obtained over the last nine years about hair, skin and nails with everyone who is "Mane conscious"!

Today's topic is all about feet!  Now before you go gathering up all those fabulous sandals let's take a look at those heels and toes! :-)  I am not trying to be funny here, but I'm surprised at how many women I've already seen walking around with unsightly crud on their heels and chipped polish on their toes.

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I've got nails...do you?

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Cynthia Washington

My goal is to share ALL the knowledge I have obtained over the last nine years about hair, skin and nails with everyone who is "Mane conscious"!

Hello all this is an update on the "Got Nails" post!

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Charcoal shower filters

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Cynthia Washington

My goal is to share ALL the knowledge I have obtained over the last nine years about hair, skin and nails with everyone who is "Mane conscious"!

I have been using a Spirit Pure spray filtered shower head for about five months now.  This is one of the best things I've done for my hair and skin!

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White Iodine for nail strength

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Cynthia Washington

My goal is to share ALL the knowledge I have obtained over the last nine years about hair, skin and nails with everyone who is "Mane conscious"!

Okay everybody I waited until I received my package of white iodine before telling you about it.  I ran across this information last week and decided to try it for myself.  All the comments I read by ladies that have tried white iodine for nail strength promise it works!  Supposedly it binds the protein in your finger nails and this causes them to become stronger and grow.  White iodine is a First Aid antiseptic just the same as the red one we all remember as a kid only it's clear not white.  After reading many post on regimen and testimonials of how the different ladies applied this product to their nails, I decided to hook-up mine the Cynthia Washington way!

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Got Nails?

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Cynthia Washington

My goal is to share ALL the knowledge I have obtained over the last nine years about hair, skin and nails with everyone who is "Mane conscious"!

I am on a mission to grow and retain my nails.  I gave up going to nail salons a few years ago, one reason the acrylic was killing my nails, just like chemical relaxers were killing my hair. In addition to that It was to costly, and going every two weeks for a fill in was a drag

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