Long Hair, We Care: Celeb Stylist Ursula Stephens Tips On Growing Long Hair

October 20, 2014  |  

How long have you been trying to grow your hair longer with little results? If this is you, then you’ve come to the right place. When a woman says her hair can’t grow, what that really means is that her hair breaks off as fast as it’s growing. It is still growing but she isn’t taking care of it for the growth to stay. Ladies, don’t give up on your hair if its long locs you desire, instead invest in learning about how the hair grows, start a hair journal to observe your hair, and be as positive as you can.

Long healthy hair is totally achievable with the right tips from a true pro. Ursula Stephens is a mane master. This celebrity hairstylist and hair expert is a phenomenon and has styled for many of today’s high profile and fashion-forward celebrities, including Rihanna, Mary J.Blige, Kerry Washington and Keyshia Cole.

Is it possible for any woman’s hair to grow long?

URSULA: Yes, it’s possible for women to grow long hair.  However, it may not be as easy for every woman. But, I believe with a proper haircare regimen and patience women can grow long hair. Eating properly and getting the proper nutrients are also key.

Are there any supplements you can take to aid hair growth?

URSULA: Yes. Currently there are two very popular ones on the market. Both are getting great reviews. One is Viviscal and the other is Hairfinity.

Can you give us four healthy hair tips for someone that wants to grow really long hair and explain each one a little but?

URSULA: If you’re looking grown healthy hair growth, here are a few tips to get started:

– Reduce the use of heat tools. This will minimize the breakage caused by the heat tools.

– Deep condition your hair at least twice a month. This will keep hair soft and manageable *Softer hair equals less breakage when combing and styling

– Wear protective styles to give your  hair a break from the abuse of everyday styling

– Use a daily cream moisturizer to keep hair supple during the week

If you are trying to grow out your hair what are things you should avoid doing?

URSULA: Keep haircuts to a minimum and minimize the use of heat styling tools.

Who are some of your regular celebrity clients?

URSULA: Rihanna. Iggy azalea. Laverne Cox. Keke Palmer.

Ursula has been creating haute hair for more than 15 years and continues to reinvent and revolutionize the beauty and fashion business. Most notable for her edgy and versatile cuts such as Rihanna’s coveted blunt bob in 2007 and her pixie cut debut during the 2012 VMA’s, Stephen fearlessly transforms stars and creates new looks for the unabashedly modern woman.  Check out her salon located at 66 Lafayette Ave in Brooklyn, NY, and website here: ursulastephen.com

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