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Old October 3rd, 2012, 12:25 PM   #1
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I am growing to waist, but before I get there, I want to get rid of hair lightening damage. My virgin hair is at ahoulder and I am maintaining at BSL-ish till my virgin hair will be at APL. From then on, there will hopefully be nothing to stop me. What about everyone else?
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Old October 3rd, 2012, 12:28 PM   #2
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My goal is Hip (at the moment!). I am currently around waist and I am trimming 50% of my growth every month since I have layers I would like to eradicate and a little bit of pre LHC damage.
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Old October 3rd, 2012, 01:53 PM   #3
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I'm growing to waist and growing my greys. It will be a loooong time before all that coloured hair is gone, so I'm a two-toner for a few years. Once I reach waist (hopefully before the end of next year) I may decide to go longer. I might maintain at waist and trim gradually to get rid of the dye. I want to be an old lady with long silver hair, lol!
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Old October 3rd, 2012, 02:00 PM   #4
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I'm growing to TBL and atm I'm closer to hip than waist. However after I hit hip I'll be microtrimming away my layers thickening up the hemline for a while before growing to TBL. I've also not dyed my hair for 9 months now so all the while when I'm growing there and beyond that I'll be growing out the dye plus some pre-LHC damage.
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Old October 3rd, 2012, 03:03 PM   #5
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I am at classic, and although my original goal was TB, I wouldn't mind reaching upper/mid thigh. But the length is not really what I care about any more.

My real goal at the moment is growing out the henna (and a bit of Elumen). My virgin hair is down to between chin and shoulder, so I'd say another 4-5 years before it's all mid-brown!
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Old October 3rd, 2012, 03:08 PM   #6
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I'm at waist and I really don't have a goal. I'll just keep growing until I don't want to anymore. In the meantime, I'm not doing much except benign neglect. I put it in a lazy wrap most days and call it good. I'd love to learn some new styles. If I wasn't so lazy, I'd actually try some out.
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Old October 3rd, 2012, 03:15 PM   #7
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I'm just growing. I sometimes say my goal is classic, but I might stop sooner. I love wearing my hair down everyday and that might just be too much. In the mean time my mini-goal is 34in with purrfect ends, and then growing from there. I'm somewhere around 32 right now with less than satisfactory ends.
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Old October 3rd, 2012, 03:29 PM   #8
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I'm aiming for waist eventually. I am at BSL currently and growing out henna, so sort of maintaining here for a while. I self-trim and S&D fairly regularly.

My layers are practically grown out, so that's good. I like feeling that my hair is thicker or heavier, and it does without layers.

A member on LHC, jojo, haven't checked if she's on here or not, had success using a new colour remover that's become available in the UK, for her henna. I have managed to partially remove mine with a similar brand and am currently weighing up whether to try the same product.

If I do, and it's successful, then I'll be able to resume the 'growing' stage.

I liked henna a lot. But I would like to see what my virgin hair colour looks like again. Greys and all!
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Old October 3rd, 2012, 03:48 PM   #9
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My goal is waist length. Right now I am just above shoulder length, and for some reason I've had a really difficult time getting my hair past my shoulders. But I will get there!!

So right now I'm trying to wear my hair up a lot and ignore it as much as possible.
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Old October 3rd, 2012, 03:52 PM   #10
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My goal is to waist, I am *almost* BSL! Sadly it looks only APL in the front.

I've been growing for... gosh... a long time.. I started out from almost bald thanks to losing my hair.

I cannot wait to be waist! Only, uh, ~8 inches to go!
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