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People touching your hair

MsHearts&StarsMsHearts&Stars Posts: 13Registered Users
Everyday at school somebody is always touching my hair do any of you having people touching you hair 24/7 write about it!!!!!:blob3:
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  • .WiLd.WaVeS..WiLd.WaVeS. Posts: 5Registered Users
    My friends (and random people) are always touching my hair! Most times there like super careful like it's gonna break and they gently barely touch it and others just like run their fingers through it saying that it's "too clumpy". That annoys me because that's how it's supposed to be! They also say my hair is too crunchy.
  • proctorsweetieproctorsweetie Posts: 93Registered Users
    My friends are always wanting to play with my curls - they're very springy and I can see how they'd be fun to pull. I usually let them get away with it, but after two or three curls, they know to stop. :P
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  • hanna69curlhanna69curl Posts: 12Registered Users
    haha, same! And they start playing this 'game'. they put their pinky finger in one of thecurls and stuff. -.-

    Anyway, i've noticed this pretty much big-ers my hair so i just start acting so annoyed when they touch it :P

    Now.. they just got it. DONT TOUCH.

    OH, and i used to tie it in a messy bun when they completly ruin the shape of my curls.
  • happytreefunhappytreefun Posts: 59Registered Users
    Yes the same happens for me!! Ny friends and sumtimes een people I don't know very well will pull gently on my hair to watch It bounce back up. I dont rly Mind it but if it starts to bug u just politely tell them 2 stop or pull away a little when they do that & they'll get the idea :)
  • SanaxRadianceSanaxRadiance Posts: 95Registered Users
    omg, ALL the time lol. Whenever i go to my cousin's house she constantly tugs on my hair (she says it's like a slinky). and most of the time when i go somewhere people always ask to touch my hair O_o
    in Dec. when i was at a furniture store this man freaked out when he saw my hair (it was in pretty ringlets that day :o) he said it was like seeing someone straight out of a princess movie, and then he asked to touch my hair. ahhh hahahahaha, i will NEVER forget that day lol..
  • jayarecurlsjayarecurls Posts: 21Registered Users
    OH MY GOSH. My friends RUB my hair... actually RUB it!! ARGH and then it gets frizzy and i get so pissed off lol... but everyone just loves touching it... so basically I feel super nervous wearing hairspray because then it feels gross and I dont want people touching my hairsprayed hair!! oh my, curly hair troubles are so terrible :P
  • lldm2lldm2 Posts: 173Registered Users
    Mhm. So. Many. People. Every. Single. Day.

    There's only one other kid besides me in my entire school with 4_ hair, and it's a guy in my grade. So, when people meet me for the first time, chances are by the end of the meeting they'll have asked to touch my hair, or just touch it without asking. It's gotten to the point where I'm walking in the hallways, and this guy yells, "STOOOOOOOOOOOOOP!!!!!!!" runs up to me, practically slamming into me, gropes my hair/head a few times, and walks off. I've met him a couple times, but I don't think he even remembers my name xD. That was an interesting day.

    & when I hug one of my best friends every day, he always has to touch my hair a few times, and gets a ridiculously happy/fascinated look in his face. It's adorable.
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  • CurlyQs123CurlyQs123 Posts: 3Registered Users
    my school friends always try to "boing" my curls. I'll let them do a couple, but then I start wincing because I know my hair will get frizzy, and they get the idea. Once, a friend raked her fingers through my hair. I could practically hear the curls screaming "stop touching me!"
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  • gianna910gianna910 Posts: 78Registered Users
    i used to have defined wavy curls and every time my classmates or friends go near me.. they twirl the curls haha.. it doesnt matter cuz i kinda like it.. and i get compliments on it.. i don't really use gels or mousse. :)
  • ninja_stefninja_stef Posts: 42Registered Users
    ARGH! I went to my grandma's with slightly wet hair and my great aunt started trying to drag her fingers through my hair! I wanted to hit her hand like she was a little kid and tell her NO!

    I can deal with it when people touch it dry, but after I spend time detangling and shampooing, then waiting three hours til it's ALMOST dry, you had better not touch it!
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  • HighlightedHighlighted Posts: 8Registered Users
    Everyone touches my hair, all the time. I don't care and everybody knows it so my guy friends my girl friends my acquaintances and even teachers are constantly touching my hair. Everyone knows not to run their fingers though it because I constantly warn against it. Mainly, people just kind of idly play with ad of course they boing any spiraly curls I have:blob2:
  • frizz313frizz313 Posts: 7Registered Users
    The worst is when it's a stranger. There was this one time that I was walking and some random person just reached out and grabbed my hair ! I almost fell, I don't know what made them think that was normal, but I almost lost my hair
  • somethingelsesomethingelse Posts: 75Registered Users
    yeah. lol! ppl love love touching the spirally hair. i remember back in the old days when i didn't know no better and put hair spray in my hair... and ppl would come abd touch it without permission, then have the nerve to try and rub the residue on me. uhhh... i didn't tell you to touch my hair.


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  • lovely_locks105lovely_locks105 Posts: 27Registered Users
    umm ya...people in my class are always messin wit my hair.....and they say its to stringy and crunchy. really annoying becuz then i have to go thru the rest of the day knowing that people dont like my hair angry9: NOT good for my self-esteem
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  • MsHearts&StarsMsHearts&Stars Posts: 13Registered Users
    nica ;) wrote: »
    umm ya...people in my class are always messin wit my hair.....and they say its to stringy and crunchy. really annoying becuz then i have to go then i have to go thru the rest of the day knowing that people dont like my hair angry9: NOT good for my self-esteem
    But it's not about what other people think it's about what you think so if people think it's ugly let them think that but if you think it's pretty that is all what matters!!!!! <3 & *
  • lovely_locks105lovely_locks105 Posts: 27Registered Users
    aww thanks :happy4: well i have been considering cutting my hair lately...but im afraid itll "poof" up because i wont have as much hair to weigh itself down...maybe i should just get layers...? people in my school arent too warm and fuzzy about curly hair, and if the cut is bad, you can BET its going to mean weeks of negative comments :\
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  • littleirishcurlylittleirishcurly Posts: 38Registered Users
    Actually, not a whole lot of my "schoolmates" touch my hair. It's mostly just random people who come up and start playing with my hair. One time I was in a gas station, and this older lady came up and started rubbing the back of my hair(which is the frizziest part). I really hated it, but I just sat there and gradually moved away. :) I have a hair type where if you even *touch* the curl when it's wet, it will automatically become frizzy when it dries. :happy6:
  • MauveBloomMauveBloom Posts: 6Registered Users
    Oh.my.goodness.
    I hate when people touch my hair!! But I've never yelled at anybody for it. There's not many curlies in my school, so I guess they just don't know any better.
    Once, one of my friends, while we were on a youth retreat with church; pulled the side of my hair while it was still drying, ruining my curls. I was so P.O'ed, lol. I wore my hair in messy buns for the rest of the week.

    Hair touching is one of my biggest pet peeves for sure. But don't get me wrong, I don't completely freak out about, it's just so annoying.
  • rdecoyrdecoy Posts: 4Registered Users
    I don't like it also. Especially if guys do that, They said it'll cause split ends. Haha
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  • gianna910gianna910 Posts: 78Registered Users
    We were on a photoshoot earlier and i was with the guys(im considered as one of the boys just because im not girly) and they were playing with my hair which is super annoying in that time because i was still drying my hair.


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  • jojouhgogojojouhgogo Posts: 43Registered Users
    its ohk sometimes, but at times people take it way too far. Today, someone through unwrapped candy in my hair. :[
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  • SimplisticMindSimplisticMind Posts: 18Registered Users
    Just today my boyfriend was playing in my hair. He didn't mess up my curls but when a friend tugged, I was left with a poodle tail thing sticking off my head. I hate it when people rough house my hair. Touch but no rubbing or pulling, it's annoying.
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  • itsKelCeeEeeitsKelCeeEee Posts: 1,084Registered Users
    Everyday at school somebody is always touching my hair do any of you having people touching you hair 24/7 write about it!!!!!:blob3:

    Hell no. I'd be in jail.

    The only people who can get away with touching my hair are close friends, and it's because I've probably touched their hair too. Anyone else gets a fuss out or a glare. Not only is it annoying but it's rude; didn't yo mama teach you to keep your hands to yourself?
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  • itsKelCeeEeeitsKelCeeEee Posts: 1,084Registered Users
    jojouhgogo wrote: »
    its ohk sometimes, but at times people take it way too far. Today, someone through unwrapped candy in my hair. :[

    And that's just unnecessary. I would've gotten suspended. LOL

    Damn even people weren't doing all this when I was in high school, and it wasn't even five years ago! :sad7:
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  • twirlerbby94twirlerbby94 Posts: 7Registered Users
    I know exactly what you guys mean. People touch my hair all the time, especially if I'm having a good hair day and they mess up my curls :( it drives me crazy! lol people don't realize how much trouble I go through everyday to make my hair not an afro
  • RingletTeenLoveRingletTeenLove Posts: 116Registered Users
    My friends are always touching and scrunching my hair. It urks after a while. I only like it when they touch my hair when its straight:munky2:
  • C'MarieC'Marie Posts: 7Registered Users
    OMG, I know it's late, but me too. Ever since I BC'ed, this guy comes in class everyday and scrunches my little afro to the point he's touching my scalp. One girl said I should slap him, but it's kind of funny.:?
  • Amber Curly QAmber Curly Q Posts: 1Registered Users
    some one is always wanting to touch my hair some times i like it but other times it just like get away and yes when people touch my hair there very careful :hmph: like it going to fall off how do you deal with this ?
  • rolltidegalrolltidegal Posts: 307Registered Users
    One of my friends came over last night and started asking me about my hair and if I was trying to grow it out and stuff, and she started twirling the ends of it a little.
    I minded less than I usually do, but I guess it was because it was her. She's curly as well, but more in the 3a-ish range and has no clue what she's doing with it (almost sent her to NC.com, but didn't). And I hadn't seen her in a while and was so grateful to just have the company on my first night alone in a new apartment.
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