I’m an optimist. I like to think of my tint bottle as half full! I will continue to be passionate about healthy hair. Someday, the layoffs and foreclosures and relocations and kitchen beauticians will pass. I’m convinced of it. And then I will be able to end that “till THINGS get better” special.
Paunice Savage is a hairstylist in Detroit.
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