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Natural Hair Journey: First Attempt at a Wash and Go

October 12, 2015

So, I have a confession to make. I’ve been natural for more than three years and I had never tried a wash and go. Crazy, right?

I know, I know. I guess I was reluctant to do try it because of all the shrinkage that my hair is prone to. As shallow as it may sound, I didn’t want to look like a had no hair. It’s bad enough that without fail the day after wash day someone asks me if I cut my hair. “No, no,” I say for the umpteenth time. “I just washed my hair and it’s not fully stretched out yet.”

Well, I decided to finally take the plunge over the weekend, being that it’s still ridiculously hot in Long Beach and my window for a comfortable (read: not chilly) wash and go was, well, shrinking. See more of this staple style after the jump!

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