If you have kinky/curly 4b or 4a hair and yyou are still trying to find an incentive for transitioning to natural hair, look no further.
If you are pondering growing out your natural hair, do not condemn women who style their hair in whatever way they want to wear it. It can be fun to wear straightened hair and the styles are beautiful, fun and cute. This is also true for weaves and wigs when they are styled right.
The bad side of these styles for curly haired women is the high expense, the toll it takes on the hair and scalp and any unknown destruction it could do to your body and lungs because of the chemical fumes.
Black hair care and natural hair styles do not have to be challenging as long as you know what to do. Search for black hair forums, other hair care forums and study as many black hair care tips as you find available. Google phrases such as transitioning to natural hair to find the best advice.
If you are pondering growing out your natural hair going from relaxed hair to natural hair and going natural here are some of suggestions on why it could be the right alternative for you:
+ Having Healthier Scalp and Hair: Chemical relaxers are made out of awful severe ingredients which can hurt your scalp causing dandruff, dryness and other bad scalp conditions. Let’s not even talk about the scabs you get from getting the chemical burns. The odors from the chemicals aren’t exactly great for your lungs either. + Ceasing the Abuse: Turn your memories to the burning feeling waiting for your hair stylist to finally get to that final portion of your hair, and you need to allow the straightener sit in your hair for as long as you can stand it so that your hair gets really straight. Natural hair means never having another straightener burn again. + Saving Dollars: If you get your hair straightened at a hair salon, you know that it can become expensive. If you relax it at home, it is less pricey, however there is still the price of buying the relaxer, shampoo and conditioner and the other thousands of dollars of products that you inevitably obtain for your straightened hair. After you have natural hair with a good stock of organic and natural products, your monthly hair expenditure should be close to nothing. + Experiencing the Delight Of Being You: This one is a little more subjective, however there is something wonderful in living in your full natural self. While it is true that hair straighteners, wigs and weaves are as much part of Black tradition as are locs, afros and braids because all of the styles originate from cultural ingenuity. But having a fully natural head of hair helps provide you a sense of pride and authenticity. There is a great deal of of liberty in getting rid of damaged hair, not trying to change any part of your natural appearance and wearing natural hairstyles and this feels awesome.
A final note: For the best care of your natural hair, always deep condition and always moisturize and avoid tight or stressful styles. Consult with natural hair salons or other natural hair care professionals if you don’t have much experience in doing your hair yourself.