Texture Tales Articles : Page 51
Texture Tales: How Laura Learned to Embrace Her Waves
"I had curls as a toddler, but I lost them when I was about four. Then, they started coming back right as puberty hit, and I had no idea what to do with them. I had a bad haircut when I was eleven that left me with a poof ball that brought much teasing."
Texture Tales: Cristina Shares Her Journey of Caring For Her Curls
"When I cut it off into a pixie there were a lot of people who couldn’t understand why I would do that. They warned me that I was going to cry and miss my long hair, but I never did." - Cristina shares her curly hair journey from short to long.
Texture Tales: NaturallyCurly Co-Founder Michelle Breyer Shares Her Love Story with Her Curls
"I was a curly girl growing up in a straight-haired world. I always wanted a ponytail that swished. The boys in my middle school class called me Bozo. I was ashamed of my curly hair and did everything possible to try to straighten it."
Texture Tales: Gerilyn Shares Her Natural Hair Journey of Embracing Her Type 4 Coils
"Chemical hair straighteners were a way of life from my childhood to the age of 19. It wasn't until I was 20 when I first cut my hair (or 'big chopped') that I realized that shaving my head was something that I wanted to do. So, I rocked a shaved head for about a decade, with the last couple of years teetering between my natural hair and skin."