I could probably write a dissertation on my hair and all that I’ve learned about it since I went natural about 3 years ago. And I will probably do that eventually — I just don’t have time to find the necessary pictures to accompany such a hairstory.
I generally get my hair braided twice a year to give myself (and my hair) a break. I took out my braids this past weekend and then had it pressed out so that I could have the ends trimmed, and voila: straight hair!
I haven’t straightened my hair in about 2 years! So it’s odd to see everything so…flat. I like it. I’m just used to hair that defies gravity and gets bigger with each passing day. Hair that has some razzle dazzle to it! Like so:
Hmm…I’ll probably leave it straight until the weekend and then get my oomph back.