Black Hair Care: the Basics of Hair Typing and Growth

Promoting the growth and health of your hair with knowledge of hair elemental makeup, determining hair type, and tips.
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  • Lectures 19
  • Length 31 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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About This Course

Published 6/2015 English

Course Description

Through the years I have enjoyed learning techniques of how to care for our type 4 hair. Now, it is time to pass that learning on to my daughters. I would love for you to join us. Take this course to gain the knowledge you need for hair care.

I know it can be a challenge to maintain or grow a head of healthy hair if you don't have the information you need. If you are interested in growing your hair, repairing damaged hair, switching to a natural hair style, getting away from relaxers and perms, or just starting an overall health routine, this course provides the foundation knowledge.

This course will take about an hour to complete as you engage with the video, reflect on the lessons, and closely inspect your hair. The course is structured in 3 sections that outline knowledge that you need.

What are the Requirements?

  • No prior knowledge is required for this course.
  • No additional materials are required for this course.

The Ideal Student:

  • Seeks knowledge about their hair.
  • Has an interest in basic hair structure and growth cycle.
  • Is caring for another's hair.
  • Wants to create a bridge on their hair care journey.

You will:

  • Learn what elements hair is made of.
  • See a demonstration on hair typing.
  • Receive instruction for use during hair growth phases.

What are the requirements?

  • No prior knowledge is required for this course.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Identify the elements that make up hair.
  • Describe four hair types and their curl patterns.
  • Identify the growth phases and important activities of hair care by phase.

Who is the target audience?

  • Those who want to learn about their hair and increase their foundation knowledge concerning care for their hair should take this course.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Welcome to Volume 1
Section 2: Anatomy of the Hair
What is Hair Made Of?
The Protein Story
Water Intake
Section 3: Hair Types
Growth From the Scalp
Types of Hair
Curl Pattern Demo
Section 4: Hair Growth Phases
Hair Growth Cycle
Anagen Growth Phase
Anagen Illustration
What Should You Do While in the Anagen Phase?
Catagen Growth Phase
Catagen Illustration
What Should You Do While in the Catagen Phase?
Telogen Growth Phase
Telogen Illustration
What Should You Do While in the Telogen Phase?
How Much Shedding Should You Expect During the Telogen Phase?
Section 5: Sign Off
Sign Off & Volume 2 Teaser

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Instructor Biography

MAWMedia Group, LLC produces training in a number of areas both academic/scholarly and popular/leisure. The firm is anchored by Chairman Michael A. Wright, PhD and CEO Taunya S. Wright, RN. Taunya and Michael have over 40 years of professional experience combined. They are homeschool parents, writers, coaches, and motivators. The firm employs other trainers from time to time to create engaging training content in the areas of Faith, Beauty, Self-Care, Economics, Business, and Education.

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