Chopping off your hair can be pretty scary. As I transitioned, my big chop date was constantly in the back of my mind. Even though I planned to transition for 2 years and knew my hair would be longer than TWA length, it was still unsettling to know my hair would be significantly shorter than it’s current length. Most women are anxious and stress about the big chop; finding ways to increase growth as you transition can relieve some of your big chop anxiety. Here are a few tips.