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make me feel so damn unpretty

January 23, 2016


one of the first things people tell you when you start your loc journey is there will be some bad days and some good days. you will question your decision multiple times as you go through stages of itchy scalp, dull hair, uncontrollable frizzies, and a host of other things based on the length, thickness, […]

i am not my hair or something like that

September 24, 2014


the other day i read a facebook status that broke my heart. it was a simple statement about hair loss, but it was charged with the heavy weight of the role hair plays in our identity, beauty, and to some extent, self-worth. the post was made by one of my college friends who is battling cancer. sigh. […]

a natural haired girl in rainy seattle

November 29, 2011


i love being a natural girl. i think hair is healthiest in it’s natural state. but natural hair isn’t for everyone so you won’t find me fighting any naturalista battles. do your thing girl. but since i am natural, i have a few challenges of my own living in rainy seattle. so much moisture! there […]