Tiffany’s Hair Story

Today’s feature is our sorority sister Tiffany. Her beautiful hair is almost waist length. As hard as it is to believe her inner beauty actually outshines the outward! Catch up with the gorgeous Tiffany below:

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When did you decide to go natural and why? 

I went natural in 2004. Initially it was because I was a college student and didn’t have time or money to get relaxers. I had about 2 inches of new growth and didn’t have any issues straightening it. This was a little before the days of it being an “I am woman, hear me roar” movement to go natural. I just wanted the most minimal approach to doing my hair. I thought to myself, “why get them if I don’t need them?” That was the end of that!

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Krystal’s Hair Story

Today’s feature is our very close friend Krystal. She’s always rocking her hair in different ways and since we love her style so much we asked her to share her hair story with us. Meet Krystal:

Krystals hair story

When did you decide to go natural and why?

I decided to go natural in the winter of 2008. I had been in Milwaukee, WI working on a Co-Op for six months and it was a great period of growth and enlightening for me, however it was not so beneficial for my hair. Through terrible stylists, the harsh climate, and general mistreatment, my hair had broken off like it never had before. It was thin and brittle. I decide it was time to make a change.

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No (LOW) Heat Summer Challenge

Over the past two summers, I have managed to go the entire summer without applying direct heat  (blow dryer/flat iron) to my hair. I pretty much go the whole summer with the curly look. In the summer of 2011, I went 16 weeks and in the summer of 2012, I went 15 weeks without direct heat. (When I say heat, I really mean without applying the blow dryer and flat iron to my hair. I still use a hood dryer for deep conditioning and for flexi rods when needed)

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