Hispanic Heritage Month: Afro-Latina blogger and business owner Ada Rojas shares her transformational hair journey
“For as long as I can remember, my hair always seemed ‘bad.'”
Ada Rojas is the powerhouse voice behind the lifestyle blog Allthingsada.com. She is also is the owner and founder of haircare brand Botanika Beauty.
If you look at pictures of me when I was a toddler, you probably wouldn’t be able to tell the difference between my brother and I since we had the same tapered haircut. The reason for that was that I had a head full of curly hair that my Dominican mother with straight hair did not know what to do with, so her remedy was to keep my hair as short as possible because it was low maintenance.
Sadly, this is a story most Afro-Latinas are familiar with. We all had a short curly cut at one point in our youth and have the pictures