Say what? Myth. Myth. Myth. I remember my mom doing this to my hair as a child and to make it even worse she did it on towel dried hair. All that’s spelled right there is D-I-S-A-S-T-E-R!!!!! You know this girl’s hair wasn’t getting moisturized as it should and this hair sure wasn’t growing – during those times my hair growth seemed to be at an halt. Back in the days we thought this was the correct way of caring for our hair but continuing to learn about our hair and seeing the difference it makes when we hinder from applying grease has proven that it does no justice to growing our hair.
Now when we speak of greasing we are speaking of a product that contains petrolatum, mineral oil or lanolin that is used on the scalp or hair. Many naturals refrain from using these products because they seem to have a bad reputation with the natural hair.