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Texturizer damage

About a year ago my mom put a texturizer in my hair. When she put it in she mainly focused on my roots because my hair is super thick at the roots. However she ended pulling it through so my roots came out straight. Fast forward to now when my hair has grown out, now I have about 3 inches of bone straight hair in the middle of my hair and curly end
I used bentonite clay on my hair as shampoo, and I like how it makes my hair looks weighty and it makes my curl pattern come out more. What pomades/lotions/serums do that for 4C hair as an every day use? :D:DExtra info: I did big-chop 20 months ago. Ive been wearing protective styles to grow out my hairView on the ForumOriginal author: Nn3ka
My daughter has natural, African hair, but it pains me when her mother does her hair because she makes her cry. EVERY TIME.My daughter cries every time she has her hair done because her mother brushes it loose.To my understanding, it's not necessary to brush African hair. I think that she can brush it with her fingers, if she has to brush it. But o
I love this hairstyle and I was wondering what I need to use/steps to do to get it. How long should it grow for? Thankshttps://imgur.com/zzJTODQView on the ForumOriginal author: Mark122
⚠️ I APOLOGIZE IN ADVANCE FOR THE LONG POST ⚠️Let me begin by talking about my hair and what it's been through. For starters, I definitely have type 4 hair. Mostly 4a/4b with a bit of 4c in the back (maybe). My hair is very low porosity and pretty resilient I would say. Despite bleaching, dyeing, and straightening it every week for years under 450°
Hello! I’m a newbie. Have had SL’s for nearly 5 years. Has anyone transitioned from SL’s to another Lock form? If so, I binned as much information as possible.View on the ForumOriginal author: Rhondac728
To those who spread the lie that Black people are immune to COVID-19, shame on you! I saw that lie posted and shared all over Facebook. Michigan is now reporting the racial breakdown of COVID-19 cases. So far, 10,791 positive cases have been reported & 417 deaths. Of that, African Americans account for 35% of cases & 40% of deaths. According to the
OMG, what are you all doing? I know my locked sisters have it on lock LOL.But the rest of us... are you going to do something you haven't done before? I am close to getting the scissors out.View on the ForumOriginal author: deecoily
I'm currently in Australia where we are in a country-wide shut down. Most businesses have closed and we are under stay-at-home instructions. No gatherings outside of over 2 people. On the spot fines for people who don't follow the social distancing rules. Only things open outside essential services are supermarkets. Schools are closed because paren
Before I start, I should mention that I'm still fairly young (16 to be exact) so don't judge me too harshly :DIn January, I finally had enough of my mom choosing everything for me since everything she wanted I either didn't like the look of, or caused me too much pain to feel worth it. I chose to have it relaxed as it really helps with the pain and
Am Racheal, from Uganda this my first time doing natural and things are not going as I expected to,have loose my edges,my all hair is damaged 😭😭#,,I found this site when I was searching for African natural hair forums then this appeared on top but am glad I joined you guysView on the ForumOriginal author: Rac.Nantale

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Your Natural Hair is NOT a Fad

Wearing natural hair is not a fad. It is not a fashion trend. It's the natural hair you were born with. So why can't you wear it?
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