Natural Ingredients My Hair HATES (Yours Might, Too)

Okay, okay–so this isn’t the most exciting or dynamic blog post to come back into the flow. It is, however, extremely relevant for me right now. During this time when staying at home is helpful to both myself and to everyone else, I’ve have a lot of time to reflect on the way I’m living. My friends and family are all going through their own levels of life changes, whether it be with job situations or just the realization that they are better made for a more extraverted lifestyle. For myself–and living by myself–it has been an opportunity to look…

When Someone Says You Can’t Do It

One thing that has always eluded me is the ability to grow my hair past my shoulders.  While this may not be a big deal to most, it’s something that I’ve never experienced my entire life.  Due to poor maintenance, heat damage, and chemical damage, my hair has never been a pretty picture. Ever since I stopped getting relaxers and began growing my hair naturally, I’ve experienced health and growth that I have never seen before.  My hair is, as of this post, about an inch above my bra strap—and shockingly, it doesn’t look like it’s slowing down. I’ve already…