Virgin locks are simply divine. These rock and soul singers give their textured crowns the kind of star treatment that's out of this world… by Christina M. Tapper
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Before stepping in front of a mic, James nourishes her larger-than-life tresses with Soft & Beautiful Oil Sheen Conditioning Spray ($3, drugstores) for luster. She conditions her hair-line with Dr. Miracle’s Temple & Nape Gro Balm ($8, drmiracles.com). When she’s off stage, the petite power-house prefers braided styles. “I believe in keeping my hair away from as much stress as possible,” she says.