Many women long for the support of their loved ones when it comes to major hair decisions, especially a significant other. Some even admit that their decision was influenced by the response their significant other had to the idea of natural hair. But what do you do when your loved one is skeptical?
A hairstyle shouldn’t just be a cute hairstyle. It should benefit your hair in some way or another. There are several red flags we should look for in every style to make sure we keep our hair healthy, moisturized and breakage-free. Here are the top three!
Every chance I get, I encourage someone to take the natural hair journey for themselves. Today, in recognition of my 9 year hair-versary, I’m encouraging YOU.
Going natural is a big decision. Though it may be a tough decision, the process is actually easy. It’s really just growing out your chemically-straightened hair. In fact, we do it all the time when we’re in between perms. The only difference is, instead of getting a touch-up in six weeks, well, you won’t. You’ll just keep letting your hair grow. What is complex, however, is the maintenance of two textures and the
A friend I made in DC knew I wanted to go natural – she actually encouraged it. She offered to do my big chop, so I showed up to her house that weekend. I was excited and afraid. Sitting in her bathroom all I could hear was her scissors cutting recklessly through my hair. I knew my hair was falling to the floor around me, but I refused to look down. When she finished, she asked...