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Dayna!!!!

By Curly Nikki 2 Comments

-How long have you been natural?I have been natural since about 2000. I wanted to dye my hair blond and my stylist at the time refused to put permanent color over my relaxed hair. So I stopped and slowly cut out the relaxer. -What is your regimen?My regimen stays the same. My product line up is always changing. I am…

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Deidre- A Story of Transition

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-Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why? I consider myself a long-term transitioner. I had sister twists for about a month and a half and decided, during that time, that I would no longer relax my hair. I removed the sister twists after that time and continued to transition for about 3-4 months. I would visit…

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Kelly R.- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki 2 Comments

-Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why?I chose to do a long term transition. I am currently in month 19…my transition started in April 2007. I started off with relaxed hair that was almost APL and my husband and I both like my hair long, so I didn’t want to cut the length, and I also…

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Kelly B.- A Story of Transition

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-Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why?I was a short term transitioner. The plan was to transition for a year, but that point where the two textures met was killing me!! Plus, once I started getting some new growth and I saw the waves and curls of my natural hair, I was too curious lol. -When…

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Lena- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki 4 Comments

-Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why?I was a short term transitioner of sorts. The last time I relaxed was early July08, and I was planning on relaxing again. But after a car accident and sitting home, I realized I was too tired to keep doing the same thing. My hair had broken off because of…

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It’s finally the weekend!!!

By Curly Nikki 12 Comments

My Hair 11/20/08 Hi Ladies! After yet another day of chaos, my week has finally come to an end. I get to stay home tomorrow, and I’m seriously contemplating making it a……… HENNA FRIDAY 😀 I’ve been doing treatments bi-weekly, and that seems to work best for me (as opposed to once a month, or once a week). It gives…

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I’m Bunning It?

By Curly Nikki 17 Comments

Happy Wednesday! I have had a hectic couple of weeks…work has really, really, REALLY picked up, and sometimes I don’t know if I’m coming or going! Needless to say, I haven’t been able to play in my hair like I usually do, so this week, I bunned it up! I haven’t bunned my hair since my honeymoon in early August…

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MariaG- A Story of Transition

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-Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why?I transitioned for 10 months. That might not seem “long term” for some people, but to me it felt like an eternity! I originally wanted to wait 1 year, but I didn’t want to fall in love with the length because I felt it would make it harder for me…

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Nika- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki 2 Comments

-Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why?I was a short term transitioner. I am an all or nothing kind of girl, it’s either I was relaxed or natural. Like everything in life, I knew I wouldn’t like the in between gray area. I also wanted to experience all phases of being natural from short to medium…

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November 26th is Quickly Approaching!

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Hola Chicas! This is just a reminder that the cut off date for “Journey to Natural” submissions is quickly approaching. Here’s the original post…get your story in before next week! Many of my faithful readers have requested information on transitioning from relaxed to natural hair. I have no direct experience in this process (although I’m well versed in literature out…

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