Hair is an important part of black women’s identity, but throughout history it has also been a target of oppression. What is the true cost of having black hair?
00:00 - What does your hair mean to you? 01:17 - Current attitudes towards textured hair 02:37 - How has blackhair been viewed historically? 05:12 - Adhering to white expectations 06:14 - Why is blackhair so expensive? 07:30 - The economics of the blackhair care industry 09:16 - The health detriments of products and treatments 11:12 - What is the natural hair movement?
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