Men plaiting their hair is still hard for me to swallow. Trying to wrap my head around the fact that a man willingly subjected himself to ‘unnecessary’ pain in a bid to achieve a ‘certain’ look beats my imagination! So, when I see that the number has increased I’m totally amazed at what I’ve missed.
As a woman my perm, weave, Ghana weaving, braids and other hair styles that adorn my cranium come with a price tag..PAIN!
The tugging, pulling and chemicals applied to my scalp and hair roots over the years have demonstrated that pain (albeit minimal) is part of the ritual and cannot be totally removed. Thus, every time a new style is being processed or the old maintained I pay the price again and again. Although the admiration and satisfaction I derive when I’m stunning far outweighs this undesirable consequence.
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