My Patience Pays Off 5 Months Later

My Patience Pays Off 5 Months Later

Braid Game So, after many months (which wasn't really that long....5 months to be exact), my hair is finally long enough for a protective style. I haven't had my hair in braids for well over 20 years. The contrast however between now and back then is quite scary if...

The Hair Growth Journey 4 Months In

The Hair Growth Journey 4 Months In

FIRST ATTEMPT I have to admit that I wasn't too focused on what would happen at this part of my journey. Here I was just about getting used to my lil' afro and Afua drops a bombshell on me. "Let's see if your hair is long enough to be braided". It is safe to say my...

My Hair Growth Journey – Volume 2

My Hair Growth Journey – Volume 2

CONSISTENCY Into my second month of growing my hair with the right method and I'm learning so much from this process. My hair is thriving from the extra TLC it is receiving, my usual itchiness from a dry scalp seems to be disappearing. I'm also enjoying my washdays...

My Personal Hair Growth Journey

My Personal Hair Growth Journey

THE BEGINNING I originally had no plans to grow my hair. To be honest it wasn't even a serious consideration as I followed the pattern of keeping my hair low and "tidy" passed my mid 30's. It is safe to say the pandemic changed a lot of things for all of us. Being...