It is said that hair say a lot about our personality and just a minor change in the style of the hair can turn looks from mediocre to a super gorgeous one. But we have the stories of these 5 women that shaved their hair and do you wanna know the reason why!!! Take a look:
#1 Dana Johnson
Donna Johnson decided to go bald after she just got out of a toxic relationship. Though this decision was a quite hasty one but and she further regretted when she came back home after a trip and saw herself in the morning while her morning regime. This was when she started crying and felt devastated by the fact that she had taken a bad decision. But sooner she realized that it was much better than the things he used to do and how he used to hurt him!!!
So, she took a firm decision that she was going to love every inch of herself no matter what people thought. And she even decided that she would stay bald until she started loving herself to the core. Though it was hard for her as people made harsh comments as bald women are considered bold. It took time but she gradually became used to and really became bold like the other bald women. This is how shaving her hair changed her life.
#2 Marie-Paule Bamage
Marie-Paule Bamage decided to go bald as she was fed up of hair taking total control over her looks. Good hair means good looks that what she was annoyed at!!! She wanted to take control over everything by no more allowing hair to take the charge of the whole appearance. So she shaved her hair with full confidence and like the other girls, she regretted doing so. But her father who took a little time to come out of the shock accepted her little girl’s look. She even said that people from work started giving her sweet comments. Even the people who didn’t know about her were complimenting her. And she even mentioned that people now stared at her more respectfully.
#3 Alana Derksen
Alana Derksen never liked her hair as they were blonde but thin and one day after an argument with her brother she just shaved her hair. And she became more confident and she admits that this is the best hair look for her. She said that people now appreciate her looks more than ever. She even admits that she gets compliments from old women and she loves when she gets approval from elderly people. And this transformation changed her so much that she no more gives a damn about what people think about her. And she even admits that she no more has to spend on hair products.
#4 Janell Hickman
Janell Hickman was always conscious about her looks and she always did her best to well maintain them. But with constant use of chemicals, she could feel her hair were not the same as they used to be. She admits that maintaining natural hair is oils, butter, twists, tutorials, and maybe even tears at times. She even said that “When she was an assistant at Essence, there was a ton of praise for Solange chopping off her hair before a big red carpet event and She looked pretty amazing, and she even figured why not follow suit and see what it looks like?”. She was afraid that nobody would like her. But now, her boyfriend cuts her hair once in a week. She admits that other women comment her saying, “you’re so brave” or “you have the face for it” or “I wish I could do that” which is always empowering for her.
#5 Rae H
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Rae h is a brave girl who admits that whenever things are not going right in her life she like to changes to her home, appearance and other things. So, one day she decided to chop her hair off and that was the most liberating thing to do she admits. When she initially shaved her hair people thought that she was sick and some even thought she was having a mental breakdown. But she also admitted that there were people who loved her look and complimented her. This gave her confidence and made her accept the fact that everyone loves a different flavor of ice cream.
These women have taken a step ahead towards a prosperous life and have broken the stereotype of how women should look and how they should feel about themselves. This is how women and changing with time!