I remember telling my mother that I wanted to stop relaxing my hair as if it was yesterday. My mother was not really thrilled with this decision and asked me to reconsider my choice. During her teenage years she started relaxing the hair of her mother, sisters and herself. However, as soon as she reached mid-thirties she decided to transition, because her hair was loosing density. Her background made it more difficult for me to understand why she did not accept my decision. Continue reading
How to grow long hair fast? I’m sure a lot of women think about this and have tried different methods. Changing their diet, their hair products or taking hair supplements. There is also another method: The Inversion method. Continue reading
I often narrow through platforms for women who have curly/coiled hair. I noticed that there is often the misconception that ladies who wear wigs or weaves are ashamed of their natural hair textures. Consequently, heated discussions arise resulting in more women deciding to not share their hair journeys. A cause might be that they feel that others are judging them. Women wearing wigs or weaves are not necessarily ashamed of their natural hair. And if they do, should not we support them? Continue reading
Last weekend, I asked my mother if she could apply some high lights on my hair. She misunderstood and actually made an ombre effect on my hair.
“Go have a look”, she smiled proudly. I went to the mirror and all my alarm bells went of. She noticed my facial expression and laughed. “Come here, one more step to go”
This article is especially for women with dark hair who would like to lighten their hair without having to color it with ammoniak.
Since I still have Henna in my hair, I am not able to color my hair, so during the summer I tried some alternative methods. I came up with a DIY recipe to lighten my hair which you can also use!