I struggled writing this, but here goes. Recently, I was minding my own business when someone looked over at me and said they liked my hair. I had done a twistout (as I have done many times before) and styled it with a bump in the front. After I was glowing with delight and feelin’… Continue reading “You can’t loosen your curls?”
So almost 2 weeks ago, I finally decided to chop off the rest of the relaxed hair off of my head and it was amazing. There was only about 2 inches worth left, but I was OVER it. The tangling was something out of this world. Yes, I’d considered straightening it first to see the… Continue reading Hello…it’s me. The relaxer is gone!
So, I’m about 18 months post relaxer and I believe I am finally at that point where I am over dealing with two textures. They say you know when you’re ready and I think I’m ready. In fact, I only have about 2-3 inches of relaxed hair left and actually have set an… Continue reading Transitioning to Natural Hair: To Straighten or Not Straighten?
You guyyysss! It’s been almost 16 months since my last relaxer! Woo hoo! Bring out the confetti and the balloons! Who’d of thunk it?! It’s been a long time since my last hair post, so here goes! I still have relaxed ends that I have been gradually clipping. Usually only have been chopping off… Continue reading Almost 16 Months Post-Relaxer! What I’ve Learned and What To Do From Here?!
So, I was in Target minding my own business when I innocently happened upon their hair care section. Okay, maybe not innocently per say. I was in need of a new leave-in conditioner. Motions was no longer cutting it for me. My eyes happened upon Design Essentials. This brand treated my relaxed hair beautifully back… Continue reading New Find: Design Essentials Natural Almond and Avocado Leave-In Conditioner
The other day I was reading the comments under a natural hair Facebook page post. The post was about wash and go’s and the woman featured had loose curly hair (maybe type 2 or 3 hair). One woman said “well she has good hair, but don’t expect everyone’s hair to look like this. What about us… Continue reading “Ohhh Girl, You Got Good Hair!”
Question for all of my natural folks or those transitioning to natural! What do you do to avoid knotting in your hair? I’d read Shea butter helps so I’ve been using that for months and it has made it better but wondering if you all had any other tips? Help is appreciated!