We all have anecdotes to share about growing up with ethnic hair in a society that didn’t quite cater to it. We think back to countless trips to the salon carrying the hope of having the same silky hair as the child on the hair relaxer carton. There are so many childhood stories that it is hard to articulate them in words so we have collected a few memes that sum up our experiences. We hope you’ll a good laugh when you see these.
Now that we know better, we do not keep that relaxer for that long!
Our arms look like Michelle Obama arms because we have been detangling our natural hair.
Let’s hope your hairstylist does not pull your hair too much when applying braids. Those edges must be taken care of.
Getting your hair braided could take the whole day, try to keep calm and read.