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Forum: Transitioning 07-19-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 273
Posted By MissQuirky
Personally when I was at the stage you are, I...

Personally when I was at the stage you are, I could not get a braid or twist to stay at all. I put my hair in a bun either on top of my head or at the nape of my neck for a good 9 months or so. Then...
Forum: Transitioning 06-27-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By MissQuirky
I really don't know a whole lot on the subject,...

I really don't know a whole lot on the subject, as much as I admire the styles I don't think they would suit me *crying in the distance* lol. From what I've read and seen though is that you have to...
Forum: Transitioning 06-27-2015, 11:40 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 62,515
Posted By MissQuirky
I cowash in the winter when my hair and scalp is...

I cowash in the winter when my hair and scalp is dry, and I use heavier oils to seal. I also wash less frequently because I can get away with it. In the summer my sebhorric dermatitis acts up...
Forum: Transitioning 06-27-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 576
Posted By MissQuirky
Here's hoping Monday will be the start of a...

Here's hoping Monday will be the start of a better week at least. And thank you for the wonderful comments, it had lifted my spirits quite a bit :)
Forum: Transitioning 06-25-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 62,515
Posted By MissQuirky
Also I was excited with new progress, so I...

Also I was excited with new progress, so I figured I'd share. The top of my hair is finally actually curling again! It only took a little over a year -.- but it looks a lot better finally. The back...
Forum: Transitioning 06-25-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 62,515
Posted By MissQuirky
I know with my hair before I cut a large amount...

I know with my hair before I cut a large amount of the damage off, it was the same way. It was a constant state of fuzz that just generally sucked and made me miserable. Depending on how comfortable...
Forum: Transitioning 06-25-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 576
Posted By MissQuirky
I work at an office supply store in a suburb of...

I work at an office supply store in a suburb of San Francisco so it's not that bad. It's outside of the richer areas so we are pretty middle-class. I have worked there for two years and it's only...
Forum: Transitioning 06-17-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 576
Posted By MissQuirky
Yeah it's been awful. I've resorted to wearing my...

Yeah it's been awful. I've resorted to wearing my hair back constantly and my manager has kicked two people out of the store for being inappropriate to me as well as for sexually harassing another...
Forum: Transitioning 06-16-2015, 10:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 576
Posted By MissQuirky
Rude comments

So I am not sure exactly where to post this, but I feel a lot more comfortable posting it here than in general discussion so here it goes. I work in customer service and every day get comments on my...
Forum: Transitioning 06-16-2015, 10:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By MissQuirky
Looking great :) also it's great that you are...

Looking great :) also it's great that you are feeling good about it all, I know it's been hard some days for me! Keep it up
Forum: Transitioning 04-03-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 272
Posted By MissQuirky
Mini chop

So a few weeks ago I cut a LOT of my hair of that was damaged, mostly because I was so done with fighting with it and I just kind of cut it one night. The canopy that's the most damaged will need to...
Forum: 3 01-24-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 815
Posted By MissQuirky
Your hair looks a lot like mine, and coconut oil...

Your hair looks a lot like mine, and coconut oil never works for me for some reason. I use olive oil in the summer (not much, just on the ends).


Also ignore my fairly old transitioning picture...
Forum: 3 01-24-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,738
Posted By MissQuirky
I find light oils but creams work really well for...

I find light oils but creams work really well for me :)
Forum: Transitioning 10-18-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 957
Posted By MissQuirky
Blueblood pretty much nailed it so I don't feel...

Blueblood pretty much nailed it so I don't feel the need to add a whole lot more. I grew up hiding pretty much everything, including my hair, for a very long time. Luckily cutting (a LOT more than I...
Forum: Transitioning 10-05-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 957
Posted By MissQuirky
Just that it's so short I wouldn't be able to tie...

Just that it's so short I wouldn't be able to tie it back, I've always hidden my hair unless it's relaxes or flat ironed.
Forum: Transitioning 10-04-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 957
Posted By MissQuirky
So I cut a bunch off and we will see what...

So I cut a bunch off and we will see what happens. My husband said he'd support me if it looks like we are gonna have a dry winter (furthering my dry, damaged, straw like hair) and I choose to BC...
Forum: Transitioning 10-04-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 957
Posted By MissQuirky
Yeah that's what I'm thinking. Hindsight, not...

Yeah that's what I'm thinking. Hindsight, not sure why I thought this would ever be a good idea ��
Forum: Transitioning 10-04-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 957
Posted By MissQuirky
Unhappy So I made a mistake

This may be obvious to most, but a few months ago I dyed my hair....yeah, never dye transitioning damaged hair...it's awful. Like really really terrible. I'm not sure what to do, if I should cut a...
Forum: Transitioning 08-02-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 765
Posted By MissQuirky
I am not at home so excuse me if I miss one, what...

I am not at home so excuse me if I miss one, what has not worked is Sheamoisture Raw Shea Masque, Aussie 3 minute miracle, mixed chicks deep conditioner, and palmers coconut protein pack. I tried the...
Forum: Transitioning 07-26-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 454
Posted By MissQuirky
That'd be awesome :) I use the seek and destroy...

That'd be awesome :) I use the seek and destroy method (ONLY cut split ends) weekly on wash days to keep them in check, and otherwise I only go in for a trim when my hair needs it. It begins to get...
Forum: Transitioning 07-24-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 567
Posted By MissQuirky
Exclamation Honestly in my experience, you can't force...

Honestly in my experience, you can't force someone to go natural or transition. I've heard cantu's leave in has lots of oil and can me a 3-in-1, I believe curly Nikki did a post about it. Try to...
Forum: Transitioning 07-24-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 275
Posted By MissQuirky
Flat canopy

I have been transitioning since about January from relaxers and April from heat damage, and things are going well. My damaged hair is a 2c/3b mix and the new growth is most similar to 3c based on the...
Forum: Transitioning 07-23-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 454
Posted By MissQuirky
Sounds awesome :) I love minichops, I think it's...

Sounds awesome :) I love minichops, I think it's a great way to help transitioning along. Next time I am due for a trim, I am going to have them cut off a few inches. Are you going to post before and...
Forum: Feedback 07-22-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 261
Posted By MissQuirky
Sidways picture?

So I know this question has been asked, however each time it seems it has been fixed by going from mobile to a computer. I tried uploading pictures from my iPhone and they were sideways, so seeing...
Forum: Transitioning 07-19-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 731
Posted By MissQuirky
I noticed keeping my new growth oiled is helpful,...

I noticed keeping my new growth oiled is helpful, although it can be way too heavy for my damaged hair.
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