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Dried hair = better style

This post was supposed to be posted last week before I went to South Beach — super fun trip which I will be blogging about just now. Until then, read up about what happens when you don’t dry your hair properly. Miami post to come.

I meant to wash my hair on Sunday, but Mom and I were on the move after church shopping. By the time I got home, I was so tired and hot (it’s been SO hot here lately. I’m not complaining, I’m just saying) that I couldn’t be bothered to wash my hair although my scalp was so grimy. I really should have, but laziness got the best of me.

Anyhow, on Monday morning, I washed my hair and deep conditioned for the entire work day. I actually planned to rinse the DC out early and twist from the end of my workday (4:30 pm) until the start of my volunteer meeting (7 pm). The problem was that Monday night was pretty busy — I ended up working until five, the meeting was rescheduled to six and my mom had dropped by. At 7:30 pm, my meeting was done, I ate dinner and didn’t start twist my still pretty wet hair until 8:30 pm.

I finished twisting around 10 pm and hit the sack knowing that my hair wasn’t going to dry by 6:00 am when I had to get up and go into the office. So, readers, this is what your hair looks like when you don’t let your hair dry properly:

Smile! See how my hair is fizzy? It didn't help that it was 40 degrees outside.
Fizz central. Not a great look, but I still had to work it.

Sigh.

I re-washed the frizzy mess and did small twists that I rocked in Miami (until the humidity did me in and I untwisted them). Anyhow, that story will come once I go through the pictures 🙂

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4 thoughts on “Dried hair = better style”

  1. It’s okay girl. That’s the blessing of natural hair. We can rock the frizzies and it’ll still look like that’s how it was supposed to be.

    Hope you had a great time in Miami! My birthday was on the 15th so I’m biased on the timing of it all, lol!

  2. @zainab1- thanks! I thought it didn’t look too hot, but what can you do?
    @Nikkele – all you can do is roll with it and that’s what I did… until I could re-wash my hair. We had a blast! My sister’s b-day was the 16th, so we were in the middle of SoBe to celebrate! Hope you had a great b-day!

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