Hair Dyes and Straighteners Linked to Higher Cancer Rates Among Black Women
The majority of health studies about chemical hair products have included white women only, even though Black women use these products more.
What The Natural Hair Movement Looked Like Before Influencers
In the 2000s, early message boards served as platforms for Black women to create a community around their natural hair—and life experiences.
New York City Bans Discrimination Against Black Hairstyles
New guidelines recognize that harassing, threatening, or professionally punishing people because of their hair texture or style is racial discrimination.