Tag Archives: big chop

What being natural really means to me

It has been almost a year since I did my big chop. I have learnt so much about my natural hair, and I still continue to learn new things as the days pass. Recently someone asked me what being natural … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, hair | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Common misconceptions about natural black hair

Black hair is unmanageable This is a common misconception that black hair is unmanageable. This does not have to be, armed with the right tools and knowledge, black hair can be and is very manageable. There is so much information … Continue reading

Posted in beauty | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

My nappy is finally happy!

I would have never thought in a million years that I would ever wear my hair au naturelle. I wore wigs, weaves and perms. I was almost ashamed of the way my hair looked and felt in its natural state … Continue reading

Posted in beauty | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Why I decided to go natural

It has taken me 32 years to finally begin to understand my hair. I have tried doing everything to my hair- perms, hot combs, jheri curls, weaves, braids, flat iron.. none of which did my hair any good because it … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, hair | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments