This is an updated album.I have recently learned a few things about the correct terminology and history behind black hairstyles. The original post here was about ‘Afro hair’ which I thought was the correct term used for the hairstyles below. But all black peoples hair is Afro, it’s also called Afro textured, it’s not a specific style….d’oh!
Below is art that depicts the natural hairstyle black people have if they don’t use straightening technology, it’s the hairstyle they were born to have if they want it.
There’s an interesting article on the history of black hair – HERE
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