Please state your name and how long you’ve been natural for our readers.
Hey! My name is Kaitlan. I've technically been natural all my life but just started to discover my actual texture about 2 years ago.
Social Media Handles?
@Kaaiit_theGreat on Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat
Did you transition or big chop and why?
I transitioned for a year and then ended up doing a super big chop! BEST DECISION EVER!
What are your top 3, can’t live without products?
Leave In conditioner, Shea Moisture Curl Enhancing Smoothie and Eco Styler gel.
Do you have a favorite brand?
I absolutely LOVE Nostalja ( @nostalja_ on Instagram). Handmade and organic. It smells AMAZING as well. It's the perfect sealant.
Do you have a favorite natural hair blogger/vlogger? What made you follow them?
I love love love Mini Marley. She just exudes positively and light and her videos are dope! Been watching her for forever.
What’s the craziest natural hair myth you’ve ever heard?
Hmmm... Nothing too crazy. But that a hair product "makes your hair grow".
Describe your natural hair journey using only song titles. (Please limit your list to three)
Almost Doesn't Count, Everyday Struggle, It's Gucci
Choosing to embrace the “natural you” isn’t always easy. What do you know now about natural hair that you wish you would have known when you first made that huge decision?
That it's a FULL TIME job and patience is definitely required.
If you can provide advice for anyone that is thinking of transitioning or doing a big chop, what would you tell them?
Be patient, deep condition and learn YOUR hair!