When we discuss going natural, it is always from the vantage point of the individual. What can You do to gain confidence? What can You do to retain moisture? What can You do…? But we’re not islands. We’re not isolated from others. As people we interact with others every day and like it or not […]
Transitioning is the process of growing out your relaxed hair. This process can last for as long as the individual wishes, i transitioned for a year before I cut off my relaxed ends. Every natural has transitioning stories, tips and advice. If you Google the word ‘transitioning’ the array of information you’re bombarded with is […]
Going natural- goodbye heat Heat. I did not realise how much of a problem it was, I did not realise it was an enemy to my progress. I had been deceived into believing it was my best friend! It is not. I learnt that if I was going natural I’d have to say goodbye heat.
Changing my hair, changing my mind. What does this phrase actually mean? For me one cannot be without the other. I cannot change my hair and be natural if I do not change my mind and learn to love being natural. I say this in the present tense because although I am natural and I […]
Going natural, patience is key. So, I had made the decision I was going natural, I was excited and rearing to go! But what I had failed to realise was that my natural hair journey is a marathon, not a sprint. I didn’t realise that it wasn’t a straight forward journey either.