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Don't wanna cut her hair! ★ASHLEY★ 17 kids; Michigan 1274 posts
Jan 10th '13

My DD has long Blonde very curly hair and I really don't want to ut it but most of the time this is what it looks like ..........



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LOL and she never lets me do anything with it but brush it (that's not even possible sometimes!) and put it up in a pony tail or bun.



So anyways my question is....Should I wait or cut her hair?! I know it's my choice but I honestly don't know what to do....

Piecey. 4 kids; 00000, WE, Malta 68657 posts
Jan 10th '13

I'd cut it into something more manageable.

Blythe. 1 child; Indiana 23001 posts
Jan 10th '13

aww she is cute! What are you washing it with? Once I found something that didn't tangle DD's hair and made it easier to come she let me fix it more. I wouldn't cut it

user banned California 8675 posts
Jan 10th '13

I def would cut it.

Cordelia's Mom 33 kids; Bakersfield, California 3685 posts
Jan 10th '13

I dont think cutting it will make her hair more manageable. Maybe get a defrizzer oil type thing and just run it through her hair? It helps so much if you get a good one! If you do try, get a thicker one, the runnier ones seem to do nothing.

GL♣PC♥BC 3 kids; Destin, FL, United States 9408 posts
Jan 10th '13

I would not cut it. She needs length to weigh it down. You should not be brushing curly hair, it breaks it and makes it frizzy. After you wash it you should add a leave in conditioner and put it in a bun

*..iLoveyou..* 1 child; Brooklyn, New York 167 posts
Jan 10th '13

She is so cute...I love the curls. I wouldn't want to cut them either.



But if its hard to manage then I understand. I have curly hair so it's hard to deal with somedays.

★ASHLEY★ 17 kids; Michigan 1274 posts
Jan 10th '13

Usually I was it with my shampoo and conditioner and then put Frizz-ez or how ever you spell it in her hair and use detangler which helps a lot but its just frustrating because she hardly ever lets me do anything with it lmao she let me straighten it yesterday but I don't want to do that a lot and fry her hair.
Any suggestions on what else to try?

RadioactiveCat 2 kids; Roanoke, VA, United States 22958 posts
Jan 10th '13

I wouldn't cut it. It will look weird short and curly. Try some products to smooth and detangle it.

★ASHLEY★ 17 kids; Michigan 1274 posts
Jan 10th '13
Quoting Ravey Candyass:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Piecey.:</b>" I'd cut it into something more manageable. "</blockquote> :!: You let her go out like that?"


Lmfao NEVER I was just trying to show everyone how unruly her hair can be lmao

InkDMomma 35 kids; Clinton Township, Michigan 27418 posts
Jan 10th '13

My daughter's hair was the same way
I dont have a good picture of it but
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it was to her butt and it was such a pain because she NEVER let me brush it, wash it, put it up, ANYTHING
So I had it cut off to a little below her chin
I f**king bawled the entire time that my babies beautiful hair was gone... but it was much more manageable. Now it's slowly but surely getting back to where it was and she is MUCH better about brushing it now.

Leapling'12 1 child; Massachusetts 380 posts
Jan 10th '13

Id cut it but keep the length but take a lot of the weight out by adding layers...I think getting rid of some of the hair will help make it more manageable ...and as someone else said while its wet use a wide tooth comb with detangler

★ASHLEY★ 17 kids; Michigan 1274 posts
Jan 10th '13

<blockquote><b>Quoting Ravey Candyass:</b>" <blockquote><b>Quoting Piecey.:</b>" I'd cut it into something more manageable. "</blockquote> :!: You let her go out like that?"</blockquote>




OMG no lol never like that! I was just trying to show everyone how crazy her hair can get lol

Blythe. 1 child; Indiana 23001 posts
Jan 10th '13
Quoting ★ASHLEY★:" Usually I was it with my shampoo and conditioner and then put Frizz-ez or how ever you spell it in her ... [snip!] ... she let me straighten it yesterday but I don't want to do that a lot and fry her hair. Any suggestions on what else to try? "


the wide tooth comb is your friend. I use tresamme conditioner and don't rinse it out. I just comb it through. I give her a toy or something to keep her busy. Here is my kid's hair
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eKnuckles Due February 13; Florida 3475 posts
Jan 10th '13

I use diluted vinegar (diluted with water) as conditioner and it works great. You could try it. The smell goes away once dry. And her hair is beautiful!!