Healthy hair is beautiful hair and every woman dreams of having a head of hair that always looks on-point

However, maintaining its beauty can be a lot of work. Whether you are rocking a fro, have your hair relaxed, braided or even in a protective style under that Brazilian weave, those locks always need to be given attention.

Because of the ‘lockdown life’ the struggle was real. Keeping my hair on fleek had never been so hard and it sure did make me miss the convenience of having my hair stylist on ‘speed dial’ when my hair needed attention.

Being a person who comes from a family where the receding hairline is hereditary, I always try to take extra care of my naturally thin hair.

The new Dark and Lovely Gro Strong Hair Food is the first hair food I have tried in years after completely giving up on them. Frankly, I have never been a fan of hair foods as they always made my hair look more flat and caused build-up, plus the ones I used never benefited my hair in any way.

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A great find

I was very sceptical buying this hair food range, but nearly two months after I started using it, I have to say that it has been a great find. Finally I found hair food that caters to ALL my hair needs. The smell alone is divine and the melt-in formula keeps my hair moisturised without build-up or weighing it down. I have definitely experienced less breakage and my hair is looking and feeling stronger and healthier. Also, I finally said goodbye to dandruff and the head tapping and scalp scratching in public. YAY!

Available in three variants

Dark and Lovely is a tried and trusted brand in the hair industry and was founded in 1971. The Gro Strong Hair food range is their first ever hair fertilising product and can be used on all types of hair – even on braided hair. This range comes in three great variants to deal with common hair problems.

Dark and Lovely Gro Strong Anti-Dandruff Hair Food

This hair food has peppermint which nourishes leaves hair smelling amazing and has a cooling effect that soothes the scalp.

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Dark and Lovely Gro Strong Anti-Breakage Hair Food

Is packed with amazing and essential oils and vitamins – such as wheatgerm oil – that help moisturise and strengthen hair.

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Dark and Lovely Gro Strong Anti-Dryness Hair Food

It helps hair retain moisture and contains coconut oil, which is known for promoting hair growth.

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The Dark and Lovely Gro Strong Hair Food range is available at Clicks, Dischem and Pick n Pay.

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