When transitioning from relaxed to natural retaining moisture and proper detangling is key says Monique Rodriguez founder of hair brand Mielle Organics. Transitioning to natural hair takes time.
In this video you will find some tips on transitioning from relaxed hair to natural hair without having to do a big chop and wear a twa.
Transitioning relaxed hair to natural without the big chop. Here are some secrets to growing out and maintaining your relaxed hair health without getting the big chop. You dont have to rush into a big chop thats the beauty of this method but you must have patience. What Should You Do 1.
You have a consistent hair texture as opposed to transitioning where you have to deal with two. PROS OF THE BIG CHOP. Wash your hair every week to remove buildup and at least once a month use a clarifying shampoo.
When you make up your mind about going from relaxed to natural you take it slowly by allowing your hair to slowly grow out whilst only trimming off the permed ends bit by bit. If I had a dollar for every question I was asked along my natural hair journey Id be rich. Transitioning may mean you are not in control of your natural hair for the main time so wearing a PS may be a good option here.
The Top 20 Questions on Transitioning to Natural Hair Without THE BIG CHOP Today Ill be answering the top questions and a bunch more Ready. A few of them shaved their hair. This depends on how quickly your hair grows and the desired length.
Trim off about 15-2 inches of hair every 3-6 months to trim off your damaged relaxed hair while maintaining your length. This video was recorded back in Januar. As your natural hair grows you may.
Some of my friends have done a big chop. In todays video I will be giving your tips on how to transition to natural hair fast without the big chop. The only way to immediately go natural is to big chop.
How to Grow Relaxed Hair. So this leaves you with the option of gradually trimming off your relaxed hair as you grow more natural hair. Natural hair requires a lot of detangling and styling agents so a buildup can occur especially on remaining relaxed hair.
But for those who want to transition to natural hair without the big chop it will take at least a year or even longer. How to Go Natural Without the Big Chop How to Go Natural Without the Big Chop BY Kristian. Aside from this you would also be protecting your hair from the harsh weather and frequent combing.
The Big Chop is for those who want to be natural now. How long does it take for relaxed hair to transition to natural hair. The important thing to remember is that transitioning to natural hair is not a race.
I share some tips o. The amount of time it takes to completely transition depends on the length of your relaxed hair how often you trim or cut off the relaxed hair and if there are any setbacks such as hair. For many people they transition until their hair is an acceptable length then they big chop.
Just be prepared to be very patient loving and understanding towards your curls as they blossom. Doing a big chop is a big step but it is the only way to get rid of your relaxed strands quickly. LETS GET TO 20K SUBSCRIBERS.
Because the relaxed hair is thinner the excess oily or waxy products can make hair weaker causing breakage. You are transitioning because you dont want to go the extreme route of chopping off all your hair. Your friends are going to have many questions so stay confident.
Today Im showing yall how I transitioned my relaxed 4c hair to natural 4c with NO big chop. This obviously depends on the current length of your hair but Ive seen some women take 18 months going natural without the big chop. Transitioning to natural hair simply means that you want to let go of the creamy crack perm and embrace the hair that naturally grows directly out of your head.
Wear Protective Styles PS. Even though youre not doing the big chop you still need to gradually trim away your treated hair to fully transition to natural hair. Whats In the Guide.
Stay strong and read on. If your hair is shoulder length or longer and the majority of your hair is relaxed it could take up to a year or more before your natural hair reaches a length that you are okay with. This doesnt have to be a big trimjust 1 4 to 1 2 inch 064 to 127 cm at each trim should be enough to keep your length the same while slowly getting rid of your treated hair.
If you decide that you would rather not big chop it might take several months for you to become 100 natural. Most of them indicated that they have mostly struggled with getting to know their hair. It entails cutting off all of the relaxed hair and wearing a TWA teeny weeny afro.
You can take your time and let your natural hair grow right along with your relaxed hair.