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Hair Story: Karol Pavajeau

“I saw many pictures of girls with the hair type just like mine, that made me understand that there are girls like me who are beautiful.”

Karol Pavajeau, Columbia

What’s your hair type(s) (if you know it) or how would you describe your hair?

I have 4c type hair

When did you start your natural hair journey?

I started to grow my natural hair more than 1 year ago, my hair was always an adventure and a suffering for me, that’s why I’m currently proud of it.

How did you transition to natural hair?

I did the Big Chop

What protective hairstyles did you use while transitioning to natural?

Obviously twists has been my favorite

What were your go-to products during your transition?

The product I have used has been skala, a very good product, where its compounds are vegan and very natural, I love it

What mistakes did you make along the way?

Understanding the texture of my hair, it’s been hard to want it to grow fast, because I want to know my real curls

How did your family react to your natural hair journey?

Everyone’s happy for my big chop, Especially my friends. That generated a lot of confidence for me.

If you relaxed your hair, did you ever go back to “the creamy crack”?

Oh, dear. I did, but I never would again

What’s your current hair regimen?

Constant washing, masks and a good moisturizer ♥️

What are your favorite hair products now?

SKALA Products

What are your favorite hairstyles?

Big chop and twists

What advice would you give to naturalistas out there?

Girls, love your beautiful crown, if you knew how many advantages we have in having such beautiful hair, it’s really beautiful to feel it

Where can we find you on the socials?

You can find me on instagram

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Anthea Ancalade

Anthea is the creator and founder of CurleeMe. Her love for natural hair care has led her through this journey. When she’s not running CurleeMe, she’s designing websites or spending time with her family.

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