Were you a slow transitioner or a Big
Chopper & why? (tell us your natural hair journey)
straight for 15-20 years. In 2011,
on a sightseeing trip to Rome, we were on the go from 7am to 7pm, so there was
no time for blow drying or flat ironing!
I just wore my hair in its natural state for a week (it was much shorter
then). I liked it so much that
when I got home I just kept it that way; it hasn’t been straightened in over 2
How did family and friends react to your
decision to go natural? How did they react to the new you? What was your
response to them?
so long??” Everyone loved it, and
that only strengthened my resolve to keep it curly.
coarse, thin or thick, highly porous, low, etc.)
How often do you wash, condition, and style? favorite products! Deets!
times a week. I dry my hair
(gently!) with a microfiber towel.
I use DevaCurl No Poo and DevaCurl One Conditioner or sometimes I use
NYC Curls The Curl Conditioner. I
also use DevaCurl Styling cream.
Sometimes I’ll use the blow dryer on a low setting if I’m in a hurry.
in the morning I wet my hair in the shower and re-style.
times a year.
straight!!! My hair also looks so
much healthier now than it did before.