Ladies and gentlemen, the harmattan season is upon us!😱 *runs to hide in cave*. When I first returned natural, I used to dread this season because of the mad dryness of hair it brings.
We all know now that moisture is none negotiable for those of us who want to grow long and healthy hair. To moisturize simply means to dampen. Water is simply the best moisturizer for your natural hair. This means that all those creams without water(aqua) among the first five ingredients are not really moisturizers.
Hair loss is a universal problem women and even men face. For those trying to grow long hair, those annoying little hairs on the bathroom floor can be very frustrating. Hair loss is mostly by either shedding or breakage.
See: Your Hair isn’t Growing?: What you can do about it
Hair experts say that hair grows all the time, and at an average rate of half an inch a month, but you may not have noticed the growth due to shrinkage or breakage. This may be true, however, you may have noticed that your hair isn’t breaking off or shedding more than usual but it’s still the same length it was at 3 months ago. This can be frustrating. It is possible for hair not to grow at all during a long period of time, or to grow at snail speed. This may be due to any of the following reasons.