By now many of you know my natural hair story but for those who do not a quick recap. After relaxing my hair straight for more than three decades, I went natural after a hospitalization and subsequent relaxer that had my hair breaking off and falling out.
My natural hair journey has been one of the most rewarding things in my life and it’s helped me help my own daughter embrace her curls.
Now Dove Hair launches the NEW Love Your Curls book as a continuation of its commitment to inspire women and girls to love their curls and I was fortunate enough to receive a copy!
Earlier this year Dove Hair launched the Love Your Curls film to encourage women to celebrate their curls and subsequently inspire future generations to do the same. As an extension of this commitment, Dove Hair is launching Love Your Curls the book, a poetic tribute to curly hair inspired by the thousands of stories, photos and messages from real women and girls that poured in as a result of the campaign.
Written by best-selling author, Taiye Selasi, and award-winning illustrator, Annick Poirier, the beautifully illustrated book of poems is intended to represent and encourage curly girls of all ages.
Available as a free digital e-book, Love Your Curls is customizable. Each download at Dove.com/LoveYourCurlsallows users to create a self-written dedication to a curly girl in your life, personalize a poem and even create a watercolor portrait. The non-customizable version will also be available for download at Amazon.com and iTunes.com.
For more information, please see here. Follow @Dove and join the conversation #LoveYourCurls.
And here’s a peek at the Love Your Curls film.
Embrace your #NaturalHair….. it is what makes you, well… YOU!