• Thinking About Trying a Hair Relaxer For the First Time? Here's What You Need to Know

    2 years ago - By Pop Sugar

    Up until I was about 16, I used to get my hair chemically relaxed about once every six weeks. At that point, I started wearing my hair in weaves and other protective styles , which is why I held off on the relaxers for about two years. I only ended up relaxing my hair one more time after I graduating high school before deciding to natural in college thanks to a little bit of influence by a few of my classmates at the time.
    For as long as I can remember, hair relaxers have been a debated topic in the Black community, though they're still pretty popular to this day. If you've never had a...
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