One of the biggest myths about black hair is that it doesn`t grow or grow as quickly as other types of hair. All hair grows an average of ½ inch per month, but it`s how you treat your hair that determines how much you`ll retain. Some women swear by vitamin regimens that call for popping pills all day long, while others cut their hair according to the phases of the moon. There`s no mumbo-jumbo involved in hair growth. All that`s required is your commitment to healthy hair practices and treating your hair with TLC. Here are some tips you can use to grow your hair longer and stronger.