Contrary to what you may think, transitioning from relaxed to natural hair does NOT require a big chop (cutting all your hair off).
I completed a long-term transition (18 months) and created this site to share my experiences, motivate, educate and to help you feel confident on your journey.
Help for Transitioners & Naturalistas
There are tons of articles about starting your transition, but you’ll find inspiration for natural and transitioning hairstyles, tips for detangling, shampooing, preventing breakage, saving money on products, growing long hair and more.
To guide you along, here’s an organized sitemap to help you browse by topic. You can also use the search form at the top of the site.
Below you will find some of the most popular transitioning articles.
Don’t Make These Mistakes
This is an easy-to-read guide on what you should and shouldn’t do during your transition.
The 10-Step Guide to Transitioning
Here is a list of the essential steps you should follow.
4 Myths About Going Natural
They call it a “journey” for a reason, but it’s worth it. Here are some myths about going natural that need to be addressed.
Don’t Want to Cut Your Hair?
I didn’t cut my hair much when I transitioned. I only trimmed/dusted it until most of my relaxer was gone. Learn how to do the same.
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Check out our sitemap with an organized listing of the articles on this site.