What is the cost of beautiful hair? According to a survey conducted by a major manufacturer of hair care products, the average British woman spends about £27,722.52 (about $42,000) on her hair throughout her lifetime. This is not a small number but justifiable by the fact that more and more women regard their hair as their crowning glory.
For Lola Akingbola, hair care is more than just buying products or services; it became a personal statement, her way of embracing her natural Nigerian kinks and curls and declaring to others that curly hair can be just as healthy, strong and long as other hair types. In 8 Weeks to Longer Hair!, she guides readers through the first steps of their hair journey. She shares tips and techniques which she herself has tried and tested and dispels myths and fallacies about hair care.