Shrinkage:Friend or Foe

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Shrinkage often gets a bad rap. Its pretty obvious why I mean come on you finally have your hair to your desired length or close to and you step in the shower and nobody can tell. A lot of people are natural now for the specific purpose of having strong healthy hair.  Continue reading

I stole bae’s conditioner and I don’t regret it

 

My last wash day was quiet the adventure. A squirrel got into the house. Just as I was finishing up I came face to face with a tree rat. To say that I was freaked out was an understatement. I ran out of the house before I even got a chance for my hair to dry. Continue reading

It’s just hair

We are all prone to making mistakes and that includes me. I’m not perfect.  I make mistakes. Full disclosure this story is about a mistake and is far from the norm. If you been trucking with me on my recent post you would know that I was in need of a trim. Look I have been trimming my hair since I was fourteen. Well let me tell you! When they say it’s a first time for everything they  ain’t neva lied.

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No seriously, where did that hair pen go?

 

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bobby  pins are great! They come in handy in a pinch. I keep a pin or two in my purse. You have fly aways use a bobby  pin. Got that one strand of hair that’s misbehaving teach it  to stay put with what your hand dandy  bobby pin. Want a bang but just for today use bobby pins. Like I said they are great.

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Street cred

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One day I was out and about running errands with my s.o and let’s just say when I looked in the mirror I saw more frizz then curl. I forced myself to get up get dressed and embrace where my hair was at that day.

We have all experienced a day when our hair just didn’t give off that va va voom.Well that was the day I was having. I usually love when my hair is fluffy and is giving me a bit of body. This day I had big hair but I felt it could use a deep conditioner cough or two.

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How I learned the importance of trimming my hair

 

When I was growing up like most little girls my mom did my hair. When I got older I started taking more initiative. However, Although I was learning about my  hair I had a major issue.

As a tween I hated  getting my hair cut. I cringed at the thought of it. My mom and my sister tried to explain the benefits of trimming your hair ,and I just wasn’t going for it.I wanted long hair.I didn’t want to lose any length. Although it was explained to me that a trim was for the over health of my hair, I didn’t want scissors anywhere close to my head.

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