Big chopping during any season can be scarier than walking in on your parents doing the horizontal mambo but doing so in the summer can be particularly difficult. As I neared my scheduled big chop, terrifying thoughts rushed through my head. What if I hated my natural hair texture? Would I be on the receiving end of disapproving stares from my co-workers? I had to devise a plan and prepare for the birth of my new hair. Here are a few tips I learned along the way.
Chop on a Weekend
I recommend that you big chop on a weekend or holiday break so you will have time to experiment and give yourself time to get adjusted to your new look before going to work or school.