Relaxer + Highlights = Trouble!
Feb23

Relaxer + Highlights = Trouble!

This was my worst nightmare. I had really long beautiful hair with blond highlights. I usually don’t perm my hair but for some reason I thought I could use a perm, big mistake. A friend of mine had an extra relaxer kit called fabulaxer, it had to of been really old but I used it anyway, blonde highlights and all. When it came time to rinse it out I noticed my hair became really rubbery. I rinsed it out and what did I see? every...

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From Classy to Patchy
Feb23

From Classy to Patchy

I was still at varsity and had a few bucks to do my hair; I went into a backstreet salon and opted for the cheapest unknown relaxer. The products smelled funny and burned me instantly. But I bared the brunt and relaxed my hair anyway. Needless to say my hair was shining and it looked rich and textured. But the funny thing is I was scratching constantly as it was very itchy and the more I scratched the more I realised I was creating...

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A Trim Turns into a Major Cut!
Feb23

A Trim Turns into a Major Cut!

I went to a salon to get my hair permed. At the time my hair was almost shoulder- length.  I asked the stylist to trim my hair. She kept messing up and clipping my hair unevenly so she had to keep clipping off more to try to get it even.  She kept messing up and clipping and messing up and clipping. Then she called another stylist over to help her. At this time I was getting very angry. I asked the second stylist “what is going...

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At Home Relaxer Gone Wrong
Feb15

At Home Relaxer Gone Wrong

Just tonight, Sep 18 2008, I gave myself my first perm in about 8 years. I promise I only left it in about 8 minutes. I went to wash it out and my hair just started falling out in clumps. My hair was 12 inches long now its uneven all over, some places only a couple centimeters long. I am very upset and now im on the web trying to find a cute short haircut because there is no doubt im going to have to cut it. -Monique in...

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Overprocessed Nightmare
Feb15

Overprocessed Nightmare

My hair is a horrible mess. I decided that I needed to try a new relaxer that was suppose to get my hair, bone straight , silky and shiny. THIS IS NOT WHAT HAPPENS!! I noticed that after I wash the relaxer out, my hair is hard, and felt awful. I don’t if I over processed or what! I don’t know what to do, it hard, and shedding and tangling and a mess, I Hate it right now….this is truly a horror story if anyone knows...

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