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Starting My Journey . .

I decided to get on a hair journey because I was tired of going to the salon to get my hair done. Also because I started to realize how damaged my hair really is. I was getting tired of the constant breakage that I was getting and was wondering why my hair doesn’t grow pass my bra strap. I didn’t treat my hair the best. I flat ironed my hair DAILY, I used to color my hair twice in just one week, I didn’t wash my hair for long period of times. I basically neglected my hair. One day I so happen to come across a site called and ever since then I been more on top of taken better care of my hair. Today 07/11/11 marks the day that I officially start my journey. I went to a salon today to get all my split ends cut so that I can start fresh, plus my flat ironed had burned out on me so I know I’m not going to be using heat for the rest of the summer which is a great thing :). I think that my flat iron burning out was a sign for me to start my journey already and be more serious about my hair. Won’t be getting a new flat iron until the fall. But other then that, I created this blog so that I can keep track of the progress my hair makes. Oh and if your wondering as of now my hair is natural and colored treated. My hair type is probably a 3b or 3c unsure. But I’m not staying natural for long, just for the summer. Planning to relax when the fall comes. Any who hope you enjoy my blog and follow me on my journey to healthy hair.



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[1] Detangled hair & shampooed in four sections with ORS Aloe Shampoo. I feel that this shampooed is a great shampoo especially to remove build up.
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