Tessica Brown, the TikToker who went viral for slathering her hair in Gorilla Glue, has revealed the true cause she used the sticky substance — she wanted her mane completely slicked into place for a date.
In early January, Brown had plans to hang around by a lake close to her sister’s home with her fiancé Dewitt and was in a rush to get out of the home, she advised The Submit Wednesday throughout an interview on Zoom.
“We was leaving so I imply I went to go spray the Got2B glue and air got here out of it… so now I’m trying round the entire home, I’ve to seek out one thing you understand for these flyaways,” Brown, 40, recounted.
“We was happening the lake so I do know I couldn’t take care of these flyaways, it wasn’t going to work, not sitting on the lake.”
Brown stated she “ran in the kitchen, ran previous the fridge” and sitting atop was the fast repair answer she thought would repair her hair — a can of sprayable Gorilla Glue.
“I’m like you understand what? I can use this and as quickly as I come dwelling I can take it off, you understand wash it out,” she went on.
“That’s not what occurred.”
She sprayed the glue in her hair after which, as a part of her regular routine, blow dried the economic adhesive, which cemented it to her scalp, and flew out the door, considering all was fantastic.
After a blissful afternoon by the lake with her beau, Brown got here dwelling to bathe and realized the sticky scenario she was now in.
“Pay attention it didn’t come out, the water was dripping off of it prefer it was the bathe curtain. It was dangerous enterprise,” Brown recalled.
“I used to be scared to even name my momma, I didn’t name my momma for like per week.”
At first, she figured she’d strive once more the following day and that it will come out.
“I stored saying I’m not going to panic but,” she stated.
However as the times handed, and her hair remained fully caught, she realized she had an issue on her fingers and eventually caved to name her mother and ask for assist.
“She was right here in like zero level two seconds,” Brown laughed.
“We even tried cooking oil, we tried each oil on the retailer.”
All of the whereas, Brown was in agony.
“The horse tail that I did have, it was like any person was tightening it, tightening it on a regular basis on a regular basis. It felt like pink ants had been on the within, I can’t get beneath it,” Brown stated.
“I wasn’t sleeping, I wasn’t consuming, every part was just about making an attempt to get this off my head, i misplaced between 10 and 15 kilos,” she continued.
“[I thought] that i used to be going to lose all my hair, have scalp harm and wasn’t going to have the ability to develop it again.”
Fortunately, celeb plastic surgeon Dr. Micheal Obeng caught wind of Brown’s bushy plight and managed to avoid wasting her locks throughout an hours lengthy process in Beverly Hills final week.
Additionally, fortunately, Brown says she remains to be engaged regardless of getting caught in the sticky scenario.
She’s been ordered to not put something in her hair for the following six weeks however stated she plans to maintain issues easy as soon as she’s fully healed up.
“I’m going to rock this pure look or a wig.”