Why should I keep my Natural hair?

Why should I keep my natural hair? I’m sure a lot of you have asked yourselves this question. Well, that’s exactly what I’m doing right now. I finally got the courage to cut my hair a few months ago and it turned out surprisingly pretty. What I didn’t expect was the frequent headaches and breaking of combs associated with our lovely natural African hair. The beauty really comes with a price. I quickly went from;

A Picture of me in Law School with my relaxed hair partially packed


Not my face but an almost accurate description of my present hair state

I’m a natural product freak so I’m usually wary of whatever product I use on my hair and skin. So after browsing Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and watching a lot of videos on Youtube without getting satisfied. I decided to stick with the two natural products I love and trust! Coconut Oil and Shea Butter! Coconut oil was, is and will always be a blessing! I use it for my hair and skin, I also sell it because I want everyone to enjoy what Coconut Oil has to offer. You can buy it from @theosnaturals on Instagram. but only if you’re located in Abuja, Nigeria at the moment. It will also be available in Lagos soon. Extra Virgin (Cold pressed) Coconut Oil.

For now, I am wearing wigs to avoid frequent combing. Also because I realized that braids get old easily with our African Virgin hair but we are still on this journey and you’ll find out more in the next few months.

Thanks for reading Theodora’s Tales!

I am a lawyer and a writer, I specialize in Creative writing(Fiction Short stories and Novels). I'm also a Fashion, Beauty and Lifestyle Blogger.

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