When I first saw this tweet and the extent of the relaxer damage, I was so disturbed. Unfortunately, relaxer damage isn’t exactly uncommon. Thankfully most cases aren’t as bad as this. I haven’t used a relaxer in almost 6 years myself. My experiences with relaxing were horrible and my scalp to this day has not fully recovered (a story for another day).
My featured image is my first trial at twisting last December. Looking back, it took way more time than it had to and I didn’t make them small enough to last as long as I wanted (2 months). Anyway, I do think it was a good first trial and I have improved a lot since then.
My Twists Now. Installed April 16 2017.
I love twists because they are super easy to do and look good on anyone. You, my reader, should definitely try having them installed!
Soooo, here’s what I’ve learned about twists on my hair. I hope you find it somewhat useful.
Time for a confession: I shop at Aldi. The prices are unbeatable and the quality of food is just like or similar to much more mainstream brands. One day I wondered how Aldi was able to deliver such good quality at such a low price. These were the reasons I found:
- Making people pay to borrow trolleys. You get refunded once you return the trolley and that way, Aldi doesn’t have to pay someone to hang around at the car-parks.
- Having enormous bar codes so the checkout person doesn’t have to look around.
- Employing only a few staff.
- And most importantly, scrimping on advertising!
Last week I talked a bit about why I added Aphogee’s Two Step Protein Treatment to my hair regime. This week I want to give a much more in-depth explanation and suggest products you could try for similar(although watered down) benefits.