I FINALLY DID THE BIG CHOP!
Hello people, for over a year now I have been hallucinating for this day to come, the day I cut all of my hair off !
I started noticing the beauty in natural hair a couple of years back and instantly fell in love with it ,its more indigenous to my culture,
less expensive, reduces the hassle of perms, weave ons and lots more , but I did not have the guts to do so then and sadly my hair has been relaxed since my 5th birthday. Its not that I hated my relaxed locks, just that the hair was just getting fuller every year but not with great length… I have cut my hair previously but nothing too drastic just normal shaved back with bangs in front.
So around May this year I decided to transition for 5months (I.e no more relaxers or heat of any form ) then i waited for that phase to be over and finally I cut it all off last weekend !
Although prior to that I had researched on routines, products and other people with natural hair as inspiration before I took this bold step..I did a video of the haircut at the barbers but would upload that later. Here are some pictures though, to see how I have been rocking my new look!
These were some of the pictures i used as inspiration below
Also the following are the products i have been using so far since I cut my hair..
I then decided to color it brown, so I bought creme of nature hair dye in chestnut brown, which I loved the result on my hair!
So far I have been loving this look, and the response from my friends have been great, The best part is the shower 😉 I would definitely update from time to time on my growth, my hair regimen,product reviews etc …..
hence I’m allowed to say “change is good ”
Have an awesome weekend!
Nice one Tosin,really a bold step. On my part,I’ve actually being thinking of going on dreads,still contemplating tho. I guess we all have that part of us that always tries to come out though we surpress it. Nice work ur doing here,you go girl
Thanks dear, all it takes is determination, you can pull off any hair do all you need is confidence and a great smile..wish you all the best don’t forget to update me as soon as you go on dreads! Have a lovely day!
@ fayoo Thanks hun… :*)
this realli beautiful keep it up boo……….fayoo
hey tosin bold step! and you look Good by the way
Thanks a lot 😀
Was looking for the post where you did the product review for the red crime of nature dye, can’t seem to find it. Have you taken it off?
Lovely and inspiring one tos…really love d blog been tinkin bout goin natural also d heat of dryers ain’t sexy…thanks a bunch for yr candid advice came at d right tym
Thanks hun! Glad I could help 🙂