The 9 Stages Of Going Natural
Decided to ditch the chemicals and heat, and embrace your natural curls? Here are the 9 stages you go through when you transition from relaxed to natural hair.
Big chop. Newly natural. Going natural. Back to natural. Natural hair journey. Hair growth journey. Curly hair. From short to long hair. Natural hair growth.
Help for Transitioning From Relaxed to Natural Hair
DO... Eliminate direct heat like flat irons, blow dryers, etc. as much as possible. Use hooded dryers on a medium setting (or lower) for as little time possible. (Read my guide on straightening transitioning hair). I stopped using direct heat 2 months into my transition. DO... Embrace your texture. It's easy to get caught up in someone else's head, but chances are, your hair isn't like theirs. Not everyone has super defined curls. Your hair may be more kinky and frizzy. Love what God gave…
Transitioning from relaxed to natural hair
"A tale of two textures" The natural hair movement is steadily going strong and shows no signs of declining in the near future. People are committed to eating healthier and using healthy products on their body. Because of this desire to be more health conscious, thousands of black women on a daily basis make the decision to go natural. No longer will they continue to destroy their beautiful curly hair with relaxer chemicals, they have made a conscious choice to embrace their God given…