The Myth of using Heat on Natural Hair

The Myth of using Heat on Natural Hair

As soon as I got out of the hair salon today I was determined to write a new blog post on my misconception of direct heat on natural hair. To preface, I have 4a/4b, dry, fine hair. During my initial dive into the world of natural hair and organic products almost two years ago I had read various literature and blog posts about the benefits and disadvantages of heat use on natural hair. It is kinda of a double edged sword in that I found getting my hair trimmed every 6-8 weeks greatly reduced split ends damage but at the same time, the pressing of my hair to get this trim was straightening my curl pattern too much - to where my wash n' gos looked stringy!

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