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Old 12-18-2012, 07:18 PM   #21
 
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@Depressed Curls I'm terrible at braids tooo but I'm going to keep trying until I'm an expert! I don't give up easily, but my buns are more forgiving.

I'm going to start bunning on the 21ist after my boyfriend goes back to camp Pendleton. He likes my hair loose, which isn't helping my case.
Atleast he's supportive of the curls! Mine loves mine down too lol. Doesn't help much. :/

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Old 12-18-2012, 07:52 PM   #22
 
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I'd LOVE to make it to waist (or better yet, classic) length! But I recently got a trim and layers so I have a good ways to go. I'm rocking mini braids right now, to help with retaining length!
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Old 12-18-2012, 08:03 PM   #23
 
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I'm in. I should be a full curly waist by July.
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Old 12-18-2012, 08:25 PM   #24
 
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So this is the 2013 challenge? I'm hoping for MBL next year but lately I've been getting 1 inch of growth a month so I might even make it to waist length.
What are u doing differently to achieve 1" a month?


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Old 12-18-2012, 08:26 PM   #25
 
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I'm DEFINITELY in this. I was MBL 2 months ago, but due to my hair stylist getting carried away with her pair of scissors; I'm back to APL. Now worries though, with the proper care I'll reach my waist length goal within the next year. (:

I'm going to be following a STRICT protective styling routine switching off from buns to braid for the next 2 months. Anyone want to partner up?
Im in i am @ bsl and really want mbl by next year. When u say braids do u mean extensions?


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So this is the 2013 challenge? I'm hoping for MBL next year but lately I've been getting 1 inch of growth a month so I might even make it to waist length.
What are u doing differently to achieve 1" a month?


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Old 12-18-2012, 10:15 PM   #27
 
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I just flat ironed my hair and I think I'm mbl right now in the back. My hair has natural layers and I don't plan on evening my hair out. It would be nice to make it to wl in a year. In the front I'm past apl and id like to get under my breasts but they're huge so idk when that's gonna happen.

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Old 12-22-2012, 03:39 PM   #28
 
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I'm DEFINITELY in this. I was MBL 2 months ago, but due to my hair stylist getting carried away with her pair of scissors; I'm back to APL. Now worries though, with the proper care I'll reach my waist length goal within the next year. (:

I'm going to be following a STRICT protective styling routine switching off from buns to braid for the next 2 months. Anyone want to partner up?
Im in i am @ bsl and really want mbl by next year. When u say braids do u mean extensions?


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Nooo, My hair is WAY too thick and heavy to add extentions, the last thing I want to do is add MORE hair. I wouldn't be able to keep my head up while cowashing! I'm going to rock braided updo styles to keep things protected. It's 30 degrees right now and I live in California!
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Old 12-22-2012, 03:51 PM   #29
 
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So yesterday, I got an black to light brown Ombre done at the beauty college in my town. It looks pretty nice and I'm happy with the results. I'll post a pic tonight.
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@Depressed Curls I'm terrible at braids tooo but I'm going to keep trying until I'm an expert! I don't give up easily, but my buns are more forgiving.

I'm going to start bunning on the 21ist after my boyfriend goes back to camp Pendleton. He likes my hair loose, which isn't helping my case.
Atleast he's supportive of the curls! Mine loves mine down too lol. Doesn't help much. :/

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Haha, he wasn't always so supportive. When I first started dating him, he asked me to get a relaxer.
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Old 12-22-2012, 05:40 PM   #31
 
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@Depressed Curls I'm terrible at braids tooo but I'm going to keep trying until I'm an expert! I don't give up easily, but my buns are more forgiving.

I'm going to start bunning on the 21ist after my boyfriend goes back to camp Pendleton. He likes my hair loose, which isn't helping my case.
Atleast he's supportive of the curls! Mine loves mine down too lol. Doesn't help much. :/

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Haha, he wasn't always so supportive. When I first started dating him, he asked me to get a relaxer.
Omg I would've been gone! That's terrible. Good thing he's with it now.

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Old 12-22-2012, 07:13 PM   #32
 
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So this is the 2013 challenge? I'm hoping for MBL next year but lately I've been getting 1 inch of growth a month so I might even make it to waist length.
What are u doing differently to achieve 1" a month?


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Old 12-22-2012, 09:25 PM   #33
 
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Atleast he's supportive of the curls! Mine loves mine down too lol. Doesn't help much. :/

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Haha, he wasn't always so supportive. When I first started dating him, he asked me to get a relaxer.
Omg I would've been gone! That's terrible. Good thing he's with it now.

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i second this i wish a dude would smh



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Old 12-22-2012, 09:29 PM   #34
 
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I'm DEFINITELY in this. I was MBL 2 months ago, but due to my hair stylist getting carried away with her pair of scissors; I'm back to APL. Now worries though, with the proper care I'll reach my waist length goal within the next year. (:

I'm going to be following a STRICT protective styling routine switching off from buns to braid for the next 2 months. Anyone want to partner up?
Im in i am @ bsl and really want mbl by next year. When u say braids do u mean extensions?


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Nooo, My hair is WAY too thick and heavy to add extentions, the last thing I want to do is add MORE hair. I wouldn't be able to keep my head up while cowashing! I'm going to rock braided updo styles to keep things protected. It's 30 degrees right now and I live in California!
I live in cali and it getting cold but not 30 degrees thats close to if not snow weather. What part of cali do u stay? And about buns and updos i get soo cold with those styles there is no hair covering my ears and face. This is the perfect weather for braids extension but dont know if i wanna risk my delicate edges.


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Old 12-23-2012, 10:06 AM   #35
 
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I'm in for the challenge. I'm aiming for waist length by next December. I can't do too much buns and braids either. I like to feel my mane on my back
My hair grows out fast but I started taking a calcium supplement and started doing the castor oil scalp massage every week to speed up things a little.
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Old 12-23-2012, 10:24 AM   #36
 
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Somehow I've reached it waist length.. :/ My coworker was stretching and messing with my curls last night and he pulled the bottom down and i felt it hit my waist, and we looked and triple checked and it is legit on my waist. So i guess i made the 2012 challenge but i want to be a couple inches past that while straight and i wanna be below boob length while curly. So I'm still keeping this going and have new goals.

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Old 12-23-2012, 09:42 PM   #37
 
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Somehow I've reached it waist length.. :/ My coworker was stretching and messing with my curls last night and he pulled the bottom down and i felt it hit my waist, and we looked and triple checked and it is legit on my waist. So i guess i made the 2012 challenge but i want to be a couple inches past that while straight and i wanna be below boob length while curly. So I'm still keeping this going and have new goals.

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congrats! I wish i can do that.

I am going to incorporate amla,henna,and brahmi powder treatment to my hair regimen i know thats gonna make a difference in my achieving my goal.



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Old 12-24-2012, 08:12 AM   #39
 
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Uh, yeah. I would like to know this too! Ha.


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Wow. That's all? That's cool!


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That's all I can think of that I've been doing differently O.o
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Old 12-24-2012, 09:55 AM   #40
 
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Maybe I could make it to waistlength by 2013? I don't know about TRUE waistlength.

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I'm pretty much BSL...longest layer, so probably another year until waistlength, unless I get some type of crazy growth this year. I did find "amino acid" juice at a store near me, maybe I'll start picking that up and see if it makes a difference.
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