60 Things Every Big Chopper Needs

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 Many people, myself included, big chop and quickly find out that it’s much more than you planned for.  Friends and family don’t even understand what we are  emotionally going through.   We asked our curl friends on our FB Fanpage to share 3 things every big chopper needed as a way to garner more support for those of you who have done the BC (big chop) We received hundreds of replies.  I compiled my favorites below. Read all advice.

60 Things Every Big Chopper Needs

  1. SUPPORT
  2. A good hair regimen
  3. Confidence
  4. Deep Conditioner
  5. A rich moisturizer
  6. An IDGAF attitude
  7. Shea Moisture Curl Enhancing Smoothie
  8. Lipstick
  9. Patience
  10. Youtube
  11. Some fly earrings
  12. A good spray bottle
  13. A smart mouth to answer those who will have something negative to say, lol
  14. Makeup
  15. A good friend /friends to talk too
  16. Styling gel
  17. A good leave-in conditioner
  18. Aloe vera juice hair
  19. Hair Butter
  20. Patience
  21. 100% Satin Cap
  22. Strength
  23. To remember you are beautiful
  24. Sulfate free shampoo
  25. Coconut oil
  26. Real expectations
  27. Big choppers need to love themselves, so whatever comment comes their way she will love herself no matter what length her hair is.
  28. Embrace the process
  29. Giovanni’s Leave-in conditioner
  30. Denman Brush
  31. Jamaican Black Castor Oil
  32. Satin Pillow Case
  33. A BANGIN’ PAIR OF HOOPS
  34. Don’t obsess over it
  35. kinkycurlycoilyme.com! – we made the list!
  36. Self acceptance
  37. Know that water is your BFF
  38. A good stylist
  39. Realize that your hair will not look like every woman’s hair in the natural hair mag. It takes work and patience.
  40. Raw Shea Butter
  41. Remember to love your hair
  42. A Hair pick
  43. Bobby pins
  44. Lipgloss
  45. Boldness
  46. A wide tooth comb
  47. Ouchless head bands
  48. An experienced co-naturalista
  49. A hot hair color
  50. Tissue for the tears
  51. Thick skin
  52. Embrace the new and unique you
  53. A good back up wig
  54. Beanie caps
  55. hair accessories
  56. an open mind
  57. Butterfly Clips
  58. Storage for all your products
  59. Lots of conditioner for detangling
  60. A camera to take lots of pics-cherish your journey

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