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Thursday, February 25, 2016

My Hair Diary | The Shrinkage Is Real!!

The Shrinkage Is Real!!
Shrinkage is the difference between what your hair looks like when it’s wet and gently stretched to its maximum length and what it looks like when it’s dry.

The Shrinkage Is Real!!

I honestly don't mind my shrinkage. Since doing Big Chop Number 2, I have embraced my shorter hair and enjoyed the shorter styles. I love my coily hair and don't tend to have an itch for straight hair.
The Shrinkage Is Real!!
Shrinkage is a great sign that your curls and kinks are in good health!  If your hair springs back without breaking, then you have awesome elasticity.

The Shrinkage Is Real!!
Shrinkage is a normal part of kinky, curly, and coily hair.

Comment with a pic below showing that the shrinkage is real.

If you want to minimize shrinkage, try stretching methods like:

Natural hair says: whether you embrace your shrinkage or not, continue to love your own hair. Find different styles that can give you the look you are wanting to go for.

Always Desire Your Natural,

Christina J

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