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Old 03-08-2010, 10:42 PM   #41
 
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tailbone <3

its a long way , but i am determined
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Old 03-10-2010, 06:33 PM   #42
 
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I did grow to below-butt length after a campaign to see how long it would get.


But it got too hard to take care of, for me, so I cut it in half.

But I'm posting to give hope to those who want long and think their hair doesn't grow because I had NO IDEA mine grew past BSL. But when I just Did Not Cut It it got a whole lot longer. This was about 6 years from a bob. I don't think I'll grow this long again, maybe if it all goes gray, because I'd like to have a looooong thick gray braid.

This is gorgeous.
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Old 03-12-2010, 10:37 AM   #43
 
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My hair is about mid-back; lower back when its wet. I have found that its somewhat difficult and a challenge to care for long hair. No wonder my mom cut it when I was a little girl. I won't have the length for long though. I want to grow my hair out enough to donate to Locks of Love and have enough length for below the shoulder blades. Any shorter would not do for me.
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Old 03-22-2010, 07:44 AM   #44
 
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I'm going to my terminal length which I haven't been at for like, 8 years. I think it's waist but I could be long. I chopped everything off for one last time and it's all growing back now. It's gone from the top of my ear to allllmost down to my shoulders. I've got a long way to go!
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Old 04-24-2010, 11:02 AM   #45
 
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hm. well i cut mine recently, but shoulder length for me is still probably a good 7-8'', just coiled up really tight. i want long hair sooo badly. i want my hair to be as long as shelly davis's(the creator of kinky-curly) in this picture:

http://kinky-curly.com/images/shelley_creator.jpg

i try not to be ambitious, especially since my hair coils up so tightly instead of ever looking very long.

some things that worked pretty nicely for me:
-kinky curly curling custard. when i put it in well and thoroughly, it really does add length, as long as i stay pretty still and down touch it much while its drying

-using clips. i pin moderately heavy clips to my ends while my hair is drying and has the gel on it, and then take them off when its dry--it really adds so much length! depending on how heavy the clip is, it works really well. pins with attachments work well for small bits, but claw clips work well on the ends for larger sections
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Old 04-28-2010, 06:08 PM   #46
 
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I'm growing out my hair to tailbone length. only at armpit length though.... I'll get there!!
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Old 04-29-2010, 07:27 AM   #47
 
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I'm aiming to go back to waist length after chopping it all of right after having my baby last fall. I kinda regret it. Good thing my hair grows out for free!
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Old 07-14-2010, 05:57 PM   #48
 
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I was inbetween classic and thigh length the last time I truly cut my hair. I didn't know how to take care of it and it was just a burden, so I shaved my head.

Now that I've discovered natural haircare and know how to take care of my curls, I think I'll grow my hair to waist length. For me, anything longer than that is too much to deal with... of course, I could just not cut it once it gets there and see how that goes.

At the moment, my hair is barely skimming BSL.
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Old 11-20-2012, 02:04 PM   #49
 
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I am going for waist length curly and then tailbone length right now my hair is waist length wet but my first goal is to get there dry.
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Old 12-08-2012, 10:13 AM   #50
 
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Im growing to thigth length i think it would be really cool. But then idk go threw gallons of conditioner and it would take forever to comb
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Old 12-08-2012, 09:10 PM   #51
 
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Classic :')
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Old 12-08-2012, 09:27 PM   #52
 
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I'm aiming for waist length when curly. I'm pretty much there, but I think it will look better in 2 or 3 months... It needs to thicken up a bit towards my ends. Tailbone would be cool too. But I can't get there until the summer, at least.
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Old 12-09-2012, 01:31 PM   #53
 
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I want to get to at least my lower back. Right now I'm about APL but I think I need to get rid of some ends first. I also need to grow out some chemical color and my roots are only a couple inches, so this is gonna take a while

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Old 12-10-2012, 09:36 PM   #54
 
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Ok I would like to get to classic length. I would love that, very very much.

That would equal mid back length for me in a dry braid out. But I have a looooong waaaay to go.
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Old 12-13-2012, 09:28 PM   #55
 
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I want to hit classic, maintain that, then try to go longer if the length doesn't stress me out! Haha!


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Old 12-18-2012, 12:09 AM   #56
 
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I want anything from waist to tailbone length stretched, I haven't decided yet. I'll have to see how well I can handle the length of waist length first (I have A LOT of hair). If my hair is too much at any of those lengths MBL would suffice. I'm like a good inch above BSL now.
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