Although I haven't used direct heat at all since returning natural, I permanently color my curls. That with genetics have contributed to my high porosity hair.
Love them or hate them, these will be all over your Instagram feed.
"I feel like it is OK to be me. So really, the diagnosis gave me a form of self-acceptance."
"With the condition of my hair deteriorating, [transitioning] was the right choice. It happened to be at a time when it's becoming accepted in the industry... "
"We surveyed young girls and asked them to describe their perfect doll. All of the young girls unknowingly described their mother from head to toe."
My natural hair is proof of my ability to withstand many trials and testaments: recognition of strength, acceptance of self, movement towards growth.
"I'm not going to compromise my roots and edges because my employer wants me to."
One day God said to me, "I will give you the curly hair market". That was enough for me--from there I went in full force.