A lot of people don't understand black hair. In fact, many black people themselves don't fully understand it and are only discovering how it works by ditching chemical relaxers, so called "creamy crack", and learning to work their own God-given hair.
Unfortunately, many people that take this route including myself face back-handed compliments, negativity and outright rudeness. This video captures some of that:
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By Heather Katsonga-Woodward
I was a natural hair blogger and mixtress living between London & Chicago from 2012 to 2017. I always thought I was 4C but some say 4B; images below - you decide! Heather xx