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BEGINS JANUARY 19, 2009
I gotta mark my calendar, and by a disposable camera!
OW! Let the Games Begin!
"CHALLENGE: Growth Acceleration Program
THIS CHALLENGE IS ONLY FOR SERIOUS HAIR GROWERS!!!
The Growth Acceleration Program (GAP) is designed for those who are SERIOUS about growing their hair and retaining every centimeter of their length in the process! The GAP focuses on EVERY (well almost every ) aspect of hair care and incorporates methods and strategies that are known to speed up and accelerate growth. So, if you are serious about growing and you think you can make the challenge, sign up NOW in the comment section!
The Growth Acceleration Program will run from January 19, 2009 until March 20, 2009
Here are the RULES:
- Diet: REQUIRED - Each challenger MUST consume at least 20 grams of protein through one meal per day for 4 days of every week...this does not say 20 grams of protein PER DAY, it says 20 grams of protein in ONE MEAL for 4 days EACH WEEK. So that will equate to about 40 days of "high" protein. You choose the meal.
Water consumption: REQUIRED: Each challenger MUST drink 1/2 her body weight in water DAILY. For more information about recommended water consumption click here.
Supplementation: REQUIRED - Each challenger MUST take at least a daily multi-vitamin every day.
Hair styling: REQUIRED - Each challenger MUST wear no-contact styles of her choice for the duration of the challenge. Each challenger may take ONE "direct heat pass" during the challenge - so USE IT WISELY!
Photographs: REQUIRED - Each challenger MUST take a before picture at the start of the challenge and an after picture upon completion of the challenge.
Cleansing: REQUIRED - Each challenger MUST cleanse her hair and scalp at least once per week using the cleansing method of her choice.
Conditioning: REQUIRED - Each challenger MUST deep condition her hair weekly with a moisturizing conditioner. The challenger may opt to deep condition by using heat or the stocking cap method.
Caring: REQUIRED - Each challenger MUST moisturize her hair daily with a WATER-based moisturizer of her choice.
Growth Aids: OPTIONAL - Each challenger may use the topical growth aid of her choice at least 3 times a week.
Scalp massages: RECOMMENDED - LHDC recommends that each challenger stimulate her scalp with nightly scalp massages.
SO ARE YOU UP FOR THE CHALLENGE?!?!?
Let's GROW y'all!!!"