Break Up With Breakage: Tips and tricks for each hair type

Break Up With Breakage: Tips and tricks for each hair type

Fall is here and so is the post-summer hair. All that time you spent in the sun and chlorine pools can do some serious damage to your tresses which is why your hair is more prone to breakage during the fall season. As we transition to fall, your hair may be a little hungover from all your summer plans, but don't fret, we're here to help you rejuvenate that summer-do and...

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Tips on how to fight frizz for each hair type

Tips on how to fight frizz for each hair type

For years our products have been known to lock in moisture and reduce friction, thus leading to frizz-free hair. But what is Frizz and how do we treat it?  What is Frizz?  Your hair is made up of three layers, and when the outer layer (the cuticle) becomes raised due to moisture passing through it, hair looks dry and brittle, or in other words...frizzy. Here are our top tips for...

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Has your slap gone "missing"?

Has your slap gone "missing"?

This TikTok by Maya Christian hits home in more ways than one. We can't begin to explain how many Slaps we've lost to family and friends over the years. But here's the good news, Original Slaps are currently on BOGO! You can now replace your slaps that have gone "missing" or go in on the sale with friends. Want to be featured like Maya? Tag us on Instagram at @graceeleyae...

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You Can Do Anything in a Bonnet

You Can Do Anything in a Bonnet

We discovered Shani Tran on her Tik Tok, The Shani Project, and instantly fell in love! She has her own private practice that's helping create a safe place for POC's to feel empowered by therapy.  One of Shani's favorite quotes is, "Own who you are." We're glad she does just that in our very own SlapCap!  For more infor about The Shani Project you can visit  https://www.theshaniproject.com/  @theshaniproject ##greenscreen follow...

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The Bonnet Song - Heather Chelan

The Bonnet Song - Heather Chelan

If you date a black woman, she will wear a hat to bed 🎵We found Heather Chelan on Tik Tok's trending page, and she perfectly put into words what every black woman wants to tell a significant other.Heather wrote this song herself, and it's been stuck in our heads ever since! @hebontheweb If you know you know. ##blackpeople ##blackwomen ##originalsong ##originalsound ##fyp ##notforyou ♬ original sound - hebontheweb

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5 Things Black Women With Naturals Need To Do When Preparing For A (Sexy) Nightcap

"Bow Chicka Wow Wow! So you are ready to have a nightcap with your boo but there’s one problem - you just washed your hair! Don’t let the idea of ruining your twist-out, ‘fro or locs prevent you from engaging in extracurricular adult activities. So what are the options available to enjoy a sexy, natural-hair friendly nightcap? You must prepare! Keep Your Hair Pinned Up or Braided The longer you...

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How to Style Your Hair With Slap Beanies

"I love sleep. My hair, however, does not. It seems that no matter what state my hair is in when I go to sleep, it’s a tangled, dry, unruly mess when I wake up. And, honestly, I’ve always just kind of accepted that this comes with the territory of having curly, moisture-lacking hair. Until, that is, I started sleeping with Grace Eleyae’s SLAP, or satin-lined cap, on my head. What...

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Silk Bonnets That Prove Protecting Your Hair at Night Can Also Look Cute

"This Grace Eleyae Purple Slap Satin Lined Cap functions like an actual hat — just throw it on and tuck your hair inside. The interior is lined with satin to keep your hair shiny and retain moisture. It also has an elastic band along the edges so the cap stays snug on your head."  Read the original article here.  [product title="Grace created the Slap (Satin-Lined Cap)® for you, and here's why..." align="left"...

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Naptural85's Quick Braid Out + Night Routine for Kids.

Naptural85's Quick Braid Out + Night Routine for Kids.

This simple braid out takes no time and will keep your child's hair soft, moisturized and healthy. Naptural85's nighttime routine shows us the perfect way to protect and preserve your kid's curls and have the hairstyle last for as long as you'd like it to. Watch the video below for your go-to back to school nights and daily styling.    SHOP THE STORY [product title="SHOP THE STORY" align="left" limit="8" cols="4" handle_collection="kids-all"...

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Grace Eleyae and Whoopi Goldberg give woman the surprise of a lifetime.

Grace Eleyae and Whoopi Goldberg give woman the surprise of a lifetime.

Grace Eleyae teams up with Whoopi Goldberg to give back to Letitia Conliffe and the community in Sulphur Springs, Texas.

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Why the Satin-Lined Turban?

Why the Satin-Lined Turban?

    Grace Eleyae's Satin-Lined Turban is a new rendition of the original Slap (satin-lined cap)®. With all of the protective elements of the Slap, our signature elastic band and a super chic knot you can adjust to your liking, you can stay protected at home and on the go. Live confidently and protect your hair anytime, anywhere.    

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Dads Teaching Dads - Olu & Kemi

Dads Teaching Dads - Olu & Kemi

  So many fathers, brothers, uncles, friends are jumping in to do their little princesses’ hair and may not have much experience with it. So we asked some dads to share their tips on keeping their little ones looking great.      

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How to throw the absolute best friendsgiving party

How to throw the absolute best friendsgiving party

An easy guide to a chill, yummy and memorable friendsgiving this year.

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The vegan dish that will blow your mind

The vegan dish that will blow your mind

Nobody will believe that this Spinach and Artichoke Dip is VEGAN!

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9 tips that will help free you from frantic travels

9 tips that will help free you from frantic travels

The holidays are here, which means it's time to head back home to visit family and catch up with old friends. So use up those vacation days, book your flight and pack your bags. These 9 tips will help you make the most out of your holiday travels.

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5 inspiring black businesswomen you need to know

5 inspiring black businesswomen you need to know

In our last article, we talked about some African-American women who opened the door for black women in business. These are a few of the rising number of black women that have walked through it.

These young boss ladies aren’t taking no for an answer as they make revolutionary business moves.

The start of something new can always feel intimidating and uncertain, and even more so when your ideas are on the line. GE Slaps draws some serious inspiration from these vivacious go-getters who are following in the footsteps of today’s African-American business queens.

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4 powerful black businesswomen 'firsts' who paved the way

4 powerful black businesswomen 'firsts' who paved the way

These bold women dominated their fields and changed the game for years to come.

The world of business is not for the faint of heart and statistics show almost four in ten
businesses in major countries have no women in senior management positions. Despite the
odds, history gives us a full account of African-American women who have taken the world of business by storm and risen straight to the top. Here are five astute queens of industry who built empires out of their dreams and embodied the BBB’s: Beauty, Business and Brains.

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month Giveaway

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Giveaway

It's Breast Cancer Awareness Month and with your help, do our part. This month we are giving Slaps (Satin-Lined Caps)® to women battling breast cancer. For every 4 Slaps purchased we want to give one free. Here's how it works...

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Grace created the Slap (Satin-Lined Cap)® for you, and here's why...

Grace created the Slap (Satin-Lined Cap)® for you, and here's why...

 Get an inside look at why Grace Eleyae, founder of the Slap (Satin-Lined Cap)® created the "next generation" of satin bonnets - the Slap.

She wanted to empower women with a comfortable and stylish hat that discreetly protects their hair without keeping them confined to the house.

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6 Ways the Slap Simplifies Your Mornings

6 Ways the Slap Simplifies Your Mornings

Do you feel cranky or groggy each morning? How about rushed? Have you risen from your beauty rest to feel not so... beautiful? If you answered “yes,” we bet you didn’t sleep with a satin-lined cap last night. Are we right? Sleeping in a Slap helps brings out the best morning version of you!

Here are 6 reasons as to why. 

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