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I Have Stopped Dying My Hair

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    Want To Stop

    I want to grow out natural hair color but it gets a few inches and I can't help it.
    grneyes71 grneyes71 41-45, F Apr 20, 2012

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    ...but I'll Start Again If the Mood Strikes Me!

    It's been a year and a half since the last time I dyed my hair. It's really long so the ends are still lighter because of the old dye, but my roots are my natural boring dirty blonde color. I've always loved dying my hair red, and if I had a lot of extra money laying...
    igowild igowild 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2008

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    I'm Doing It!!! I'm Going Gray!

    I'm 38 years old.  I'm a writer.  I love working outside and hanging out with my husband and kids.  I hate dying my hair.  It takes time and smells weird.  So I asked myself: do I think I can just go gray?  I've tried it before, but as the front of...
    JBKohl JBKohl 36-40 1 Response May 27, 2008

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    Stopped Dying My Hair

    Stopped dying my hair, I have indeed, It's to much work, Anyway, What's wrong with the natural color? Much less work.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 1, 2012

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    Two years ago i dyed my hair by myself to the

    blonde colour. My hair are dark brown. I became light blonde hair but this tint destroyed my hair. I couldnt do anything. They were like burned out. I had to cut pieces of them cos they became so dry!!!!! I cut and cut them and still after 2 years they are dry at those places...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35 2 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    Some Months

    I haven't dyed my hair at all for months, since last October I guess. And I don't want to do it again. I could wait longer to write the story, but now it's written, I have to stay faithful to my word. And I'll come back for the update.  For now about 6...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 15, 2009

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    Tried To Go Blonde

    I have brown hair and tried to go blonde, but I didn't like it. And it made my hair all weird. I stopped it.
    30aa 30aa 22-25, F Aug 6, 2013

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    No More Dye For Me!

     I haven't dyed my hair for over a year now, so I guess it's official now: I have stopped dying my hair! I begun dying hair when I was about 16 years old and went through all the possible shades from Extra Ultra Blonde to Ebony. The last time I dyed my hair, was in late...
    Fennella Fennella 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2008

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    There both me the one to the left is me right now with really really long hair, It's down to my waist. I really want to get it cut but I've had long hair most of my life (apart...
    ItsJustRebecca ItsJustRebecca 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 13

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    I never knew i had curly hair until i started transitioning into my natural hair 4.5 months ago and I love it=)
    CrownedAtBirth CrownedAtBirth 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I'm gonna go blue next. Right now my hair is pale blonde and turquoise. Has anyone used overtone conditioner? It's like a dye but conditioner...... Only recently heard of it
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    I found myself getting worked up about everything! Even other people's problems got me all excited. Today I had an experience at work that would normally cause me to lose my...
    TheNewOldMe TheNewOldMe 36-40, F Apr 27

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    HelloKardashiann HelloKardashiann 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 26

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    I have very long hair.. Except I kind of lacked a bit of impulse-control and started shaving my head. I stopped, but not before I lost about an inch. I'm trying my best to grow it...
    Littlegirlblue22 Littlegirlblue22 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I saw my sister trying to trim her bangs ineffectually in the bathroom. The dark hair was piling up in the sink, but she couldn't get the bang lines even. I offered to help her...
    ClippHers ClippHers 61-65, M Apr 7

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    the shop is old-fashioned,wooden floor,a bench seat for a waiting area & one red ,padded,leather reclining barbers chair in front of a huge mirror.on the counter in front lies a...
    helios737 helios737 26-30, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    For some reason they still think being 15 years old going on 16 in a couple months is still too young/dangerous to stay home alone. They drag me everywhere with them and who wants...
    ThePrettyOnee ThePrettyOnee 13-15, F Apr 18

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    Thought you might like this . So you want to be humiliated and get your hair cut . So on Saturday noon I take you to Joey’s Barber shop, it's crowded . Your a Tall girl long legs...
    albion4000 albion4000 36-40 1 Response Apr 24

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    I always loved people playing with my hair even from a young age when I used to sit on the floor and my mum would brush it while I watched TV. Now my girlfriend often does the same...
    Gemma1990 Gemma1990 22-25, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    well i dont have my long hair n e more but it used to turn me on when a girl played with my hair lol i think imma grow it out again
    chaspowell chaspowell 18-21, M Apr 17

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    In the last five years. I stopped smoking altogether from sixty a day I produced over fifty drawings I went totally vegan after fifteen years of vegetarianism I joined tumblr and...
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    I believe i have... I am struggelning with these thoughts... Impulses. I could just end it, jump infront of that train.... Or it would feel so good to cut... To feel something...
    lynnewolf99 lynnewolf99 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I have really long hair, and everyone likes it it goes down past my waist but when I get wrong like that I cut it and donate it to locks of love I usually cut it up to my shoulders...
    PanamanianPenguin PanamanianPenguin 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 24

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    Bernadette Peters! We have have the same hair.
    StellaNoir StellaNoir 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    You willingly choose to be the other woman, the path off your destruction is filled with pain and heartache. You would have stopped at nothing to take what was never yours to...
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    I have just been diagnosed with PCOS a week ago, I'm terrified!! I am in constant pain all the time, feel sick after eating and wish to stay in bed all day!! I don't have acne or...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I have done it few times for the common reasons 1-wanting to feel anything if that feeling is pain. 2- being angry at myself or others n it was my way of letting it out. I used to...
    candles700 candles700 22-25, F 6 hrs ago

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    ⌂ Home Debbie Avatar Debbie ⚙ Forgive my spelling errors (was very hard to write) Also forgive how long winded this is, but fellow FM sufferers can relate to how...
    debbie913 debbie913 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 26

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    I don't know if I hate my father. I know that I wouldn't want anything bad to happen to him. I'm not that kind of person. Everyday my dad comes home angry. He insults everyone. He...
    Swkyh Swkyh 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 23

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    I remember walking down a road with my 2 best friends, they're my best friends in the dream since childhood, I've never met them in real life. One is a tall brunette with long hair...
    kayoshin kayoshin 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 19

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    When I was little I had natural hair and it was always in braids. My hair got to be rib length, just about waist length. Then When I was around 10 or 11 and started public school I...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Apr 8

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    I honestly wished my hair would grow blue instead of dying it again
    Johnyk27 Johnyk27 13-15, M Apr 11

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    i miss my mommy taking care of my hair.i swear things were much easier when some shampoo and some grease was all that was needed to take care of ur hair. top that off with some...
    evasweet evasweet 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 25

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    I've never told anyone my story, I think it'll feel good to get it out in the open. I think people should tell their stories. It doesn't make you weak or a victim. My ex was the...
    Worleybirdie Worleybirdie 22-25, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    One of my earliest memories is of my grandmother running her fingers through my hair. It didn't matter what had happened through the course of the day; the moment I laid my head...
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 21

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    if you've seen my posts in the past, or if you read them after reading this, you will see someone who is happy and content. well, this was not always the case. since elementary...
    Redmoon383 Redmoon383 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I was walking trough my hometown. Near the apartment building where i grew up there was another apartment building that was stopped about 75% trough it's construction. They did all...
    kayoshin kayoshin 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 19

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    I, Caylee, had delayed 2 weeks of my life stuck in that hellish hospital, but today is my release date. So I guess I’m sort of happy. Either way I actually missed Anna and Miah...
    WhiteRice14 WhiteRice14 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 19

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    alright, well. no one wants to hear about this in real life, so I'm sure no wants to hear it here either. I kind of want to get what happened at Brynn Marr (mental hospital) and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 27

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