NATURAL HAIR JOURNEY Q and A ANTIL SMITH
- WHY DID YOU DECIDE TO GO NATURAL?
buy Finpecia cheapest I decided to go natural few years ago. I thought it was too much work to go natural. But after few days of gathering informations, watching YouTube videos and talking to other natural sisters I decided it was time to cut my hair and start my journey to a healthy hair.
- HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN NATURAL?
I have been natural now for two years.
- WHAT ARE SOME OF THE CHALLENGES YOU FACE WITH YOUR HAIR?
Some of the challenges with my hair was trying to understand my hair and give it what it needs. When it’s time for a treatment (oil or deep condition) and also finding the right products that works for my hair type.
4. WHAT ARE YOUR TIPS FOR WASH –AND- GO?
Make sure hair is detangled and clean. Make sure hair is wet but not dripping with water and add your products (LOC). My go to products for wash-and – go are leave in conditioner, coconut oil and ego-styler olive oil gel. That leaves my hair shining and still has a little length. I use silk shirt to dry my hair after wash. For my hair I realized using regular bath towel to dry my hair always frizz it up real bad so for two years now I have been using silk shirt to dry my hair.
- DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL HAIR REGIMEN FOR THE SUMMER?
Yes I do. I co-wash my hair weekly and I try to keep it moisturize all the time. In the summer I have a spray water bottle filled with coconut oil, leave in conditioner and water that I use all the time.
- WHICH STYLING EQUIPMENT YOU CAN’T DO WITHOUT?
I don’t really use styling equipment. My go to styles are Wash and Go, two fingers twists and corn row.
- DO PEOPLE COMPLIMENT YOU ON YOUR HAIR?
Yes all the time. (LAUGH)
- WHAT PRODUCTS DO YOU USE AT THE MOMENT?
My favorite products at this moment are the organic coconut oil, Shea moisture strengthen grow and restore leave in conditioner, Shea Moisture detangle, Eden all Natural Hair Masque Treatment, Proclaim with coconut oil conditioner and ECO styler olive oil gel.
- HOW DO YOU RETAIN MOISTURE IN YOUR HAIR?
I use the LOC method. I used water based leave in conditioner with coconut oil and a regular conditioner or styling cream to lock in my moisture.
- WHAT ADVICE DO YOU HAVE FOR LADIES WHO FIND IT DIFFICULT MAINTAINING THEIR NATURAL TRESSES?
First thing please do not get frustrated with your hair. I know it can be very frustrating in the beginning. Trust me I been there. One thing I can tell you is to try different products and styles until you find the product that works for your hair type. Please be patience with the process and you will fall in love with your hair. Trust me!