Natural Hair is Expensive…….or is it?

Black women are going natural to embrace their natural hair texture and give up the harsh chemicals in relaxers that are detrimental to our hair. Is the cost of natural hair care products or the idea that being a “product junkie” is causing newly naturals to go back to relaxing their tresses? Read more about what this blogger have to say……

I have a friend… a best friend, that went back to relaxing her hair because she said she couldn’t afford to be natural. This is what happened…

My best friend, that I have loved as my sister for the past 15+ years, decided to transition to go natural!! I was so excited, and readily available with advice, and tips, and styles, you name it! I even went as far as to send her a sample pack from the beloved Oyin Handmade, to get her started! Then a few weeks ago, I went over to her house to braid her daughter’s hair, when I noticed….things weren’t all that kinky! I asked, “So how’s your transition going?”, she looked at me and said that she had relaxed her hair (after months of transitioning)! I loved her hair relaxed or natural, because she has always kept her hair well maintained, and healthy, so this didn’t really bother me! Then she says…

Read the whole story: kinkyfromtheheart.com

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