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I Have Stopped Dying My Hair

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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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    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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    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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    ...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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I have wanted long hair as long as I can remember. When I was in school we had to keep our hair short, but I somehow was able to grow it to a length around the collar - though...
    Nilooshi Nilooshi 26-30 May 6

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    I have natural curly hair but everyone always tells me I look prettier when it's straight. It really knocks my confidence and I always think that I should just relax it
    applepie41121 applepie41121 16-17, F May 25

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    As a child I used to HATE my hair, only because of how my peers made fun of it. They would call me things like "cotton ball head" & "flurry hair" and really stupid names like that...
    beyondrepair321 beyondrepair321 22-25, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I love my hair it is amazing but tons of people keep asking me to straighten it :( So tomorrow I am straightening it I'm kinda excited I post a pic with my curly hair and straight...
    alexlovesfashion alexlovesfashion 13-15, F May 9

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    I straightened my hair lol so I'm yea. I think I look good with both curly and straight hair. :D but tbh I like my curly hair better.
    alexlovesfashion alexlovesfashion 13-15, F 3 Responses May 10

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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 May 4

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    I like to have my hair long, usually it's a little bit beyond shoulder length, but I have gotten it to reach my back. I try not to go for a girly look. Sometimes I tie it up into a...
    BenedictJones BenedictJones 13-15, M 1 Response May 18

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    Does anyone with naturally curly hair have bangs? I really want bangs but I can't really tell how short ones would look with my curly hair..
    Jessicaliners Jessicaliners 18-21, F 5 Responses May 19

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    We're in a love hate relationship I can brush it, comb it, even tired hair spray. It still curls lol And when it curls it gets messy Plus I have a bald spot I've had since birth...
    chase667 chase667 16-17, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I honestly want to cut it since it's getting thigh-length, but then I think of how long it took to grow this long hair and... I stop thinking about it.
    Cadiaaya Cadiaaya 26-30, F 5 Responses May 6

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    FetCoiffure has just become my new hair master, check him out he is going to give me a perm on Monday
    HAIRCUTTER10 HAIRCUTTER10 31-35, F May 9

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    My hair is down to my butt I'm having fantasies about someone chopping it all off
    Longhairgirl Longhairgirl 22-25, F 5 Responses May 16

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    Still deciding what the next color (combo) will be. I am bleach (pornstar) blonde now and I want to add some colored strains
    MissLunaDomina MissLunaDomina 31-35, F 2 Responses May 9

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    My bangs and my comb are having a really bad time together...... I feel like I wanna cut my bangs a little.......
    wazzup97 wazzup97 16-17, F 1 Response May 10

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    So..... This is going on right now!
    MissLunaDomina MissLunaDomina 31-35, F 3 Responses May 17

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    Yeah, it's super curly. It can also be hard to comb.
    RealmRunner RealmRunner 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I can't stand it neither I just shave my head every time it really grows
    Shyandticklishartist Shyandticklishartist 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    I have been a hairy female all my life, my arms, legs, and when older, my underarms. I found shaving a hassle, so stopped, and am now all natural. I have found many men (and other...
    veryhairyfemale veryhairyfemale 31-35, F 3 Responses May 23

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    Ever been "insulted" for having a style different to the in thing? One that threatens the poor minds of lowerschoolers and closed minded people alike? Lol, well I currently do. My...
    moonscapemonoxide moonscapemonoxide 18-21, F May 14

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    I Envy Women with Long Hair. When I see a woman with really long hair to waist level, I wish I could have long flowing hair like her. I am a straight male, but I just love...
    leatherman2 leatherman2 51-55, M May 18

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    I've been perm free for a year & a half & I just got the last of my perm out when I got my ends trimmed over the weekend. I'm finally starting to love my hair the only concern I...
    HopelessWander HopelessWander 18-21, F May 20

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    I have long hair, and I want to cut it! I've been growing it out for a while now, around 1.5 years. The reason is so I can donate it and make a wig out of it. My question is...
    dolphinqueen7 dolphinqueen7 13-15, F 7 Responses May 21

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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 4 Responses May 4

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    I like to die my hair because I have a phobia of lice and I heard lice does not like dyed hair. I have dark brown hair I dye jet bkack. Did red once I wanted a purple red but it...
    Katnap411 Katnap411 26-30, F May 14

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    I am currently a junior in high school about to go on summer break and I will be turning 18 in a few months. I have it puberty (public hair going to thighs, light happy trail...
    anonymous17777 anonymous17777 16-17, M May 19

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    My hair used to be down to my hips, but it was super curly, so it only reached my mid-back when it was curly. People were always surprised with it's length because they thought it...
    MacBloo2 MacBloo2 13-15, F 1 Response May 14

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    I might have erased your texts But I will never forget what you wrote . We might have stopped talking , But I will never forget your voice . We might have ignored each other But I...
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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 May 3

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    I know I'm a guy but I always wondered what it would be like it have really long hair lol
    harleymufin harleymufin 13-15, M 5 Responses May 11

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    It's gotten too long for my taste now. I want to get it cut and styled to look somewhat like this (minus the dye): By the way, I have dark brown hair, fair skin, an oval-ish shaped...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 25

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    As we daily go about our lives. We are constantly building and remodeling our walls of security around our heart. I like to call mine "prison". It is the daily defense to...
    GWMH GWMH 56-60, M 9 Responses 6 days ago

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    Last year really in the year I went to the hospital for chest pain. I was there for half a day. They couldn't find anything so towards night they tried one last thing. They gave me...
    EK94 EK94 18-21, M 1 Response May 6

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    being a alter is one of the most boring experiences in my life that i have ever had the privilege of experiencing nothing happens almost everyday because this person hardly has a...
    Gerios Gerios 18-21, T 1 day ago

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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 May 3