New Book Wants Readers to Remember Better Hair Care

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With more than 30 years experience, Mary Juliana Brice knows the best hair-care methods

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In hew new book “101 Ways to Avoid Hair Loss: For Persons with Relaxed, Natural, and Afro-Caribbean Hair” (published by AuthorHouse) author and veteran hairdresser Mary Juliana Brice offers the knowledge she has built about preserving hair.

While the book is seemingly aimed at the hair issues of persons living in the Caribbean, it is not meant to focus only on the Caribbean population. “Our people have migrated to all parts of the world,” Brice says, “and all persons with ‘black Afro hair’, whether they have it relaxed, permed, weaved, braided or natural will find solutions from it for hair loss.”

An excerpt from “101 Ways to Avoid Hair Loss”:

“The combination of sun, sea and chlorine can have a tremendous bleaching effect on the hair. A day tour on a boat, with sea bathing and sun bathing, can produce dramatic changes in hair colour. The resulting ‘sun-kissed hair’, though lovely and alluring, can become dry, brittle, and prone to breakage.”

Brice is certain of the appeal her book answers. “There is a tremendous increase in hair products and styles that are focused on our Afro-American, African, and Afro-Caribbean hair textures,” she says. That increase, she believes, is driving an epidemic of poor hair care, as users increase the incidence and abuse of hair-care products.

“I want my readers to realize the ways they have been neglecting the care of their hair,” Brice says, “and how easy it is to maintain healthy-looking hair.”

About the Author
Mary Juliana Brice, a native of St. Lucia, has been in the hairdressing industry for over 33 years. She is a graduate of The Morris School of Hairdressing, London, England. She has worked in London and the Caribbean islands. She was the first president of the Hairdressers Association in St. Lucia. Brice has owned and operated Julianeli’s Hairdressing Salon, Waves Hair Salon and Innovations Hairdressing Services. Over the years, she has been extremely dedicated to the care of Afro-Caribbean hair.

She is a writer of short stories, articles on various subjects, and was a newspaper columnist. Her main focus is helping in the prevention of hair loss, by getting her clients to pay attention to all aspects of hair related activities. She resides with her family in Castries, St. Lucia.

AuthorHouse, an Author Solutions, Inc. self-publishing imprint, is a leading provider of book publishing, marketing, and bookselling services for authors around the globe and offers the industry’s only suite of Hollywood book-to-film services. Committed to providing the highest level of customer service, AuthorHouse assigns each author personal publishing and marketing consultants who provide guidance throughout the process. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, AuthorHouse celebrated 15 years of service to authors in Sept. 2011.For more information or to publish a book visit or call 1-888-519-5121. For the latest, follow @authorhouse on Twitter.

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