TV presenter and actress-turned-rapper Boity Thulo is breaking with Instagram “protocol” and revealing her life as it really is.

While most celebrity Instagram pages are filled with beautifully styled photos, professionally done pictures – probably edited – without a single hair out of place, Boity dared to show her natural self on the ‘gram and we are all the way here for it.

She revealed her natural hair blown out and captioned it with a self-loving “Mare motho o cute, weitsi?” Underneath the long wigs and weaves, Boity is on a natural hair journey and shows the struggle every woman on the same journey could identify with.

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A week later she then dared to reveal what her hair looks like after a good wash and air dry – shrinkage.

Her last post is a sure way to encourage her more than 2 million followers to embrace their natural hair – shrinkage and all.