The Influence Of Good Hair

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Why is it that the Black community consider hair that closely resembles that of a white person’s hair or a white person’s hair as good hair and other types bad hair?
Where did the ideology come from that if one’s hair is soft with looser curls that it is “good hair” in the Black community. People were made different and imperfect. That is why we all don’t have the same texture of hair and types. So what if we all don’t have the same hair, it’s perfectly normal. It’s what makes that individual different from someone else. The saying you have “good hair” is quite disrespectful actually. Why? Well to those who don’t have that soft hair with loose curls your implying that their hair texture is bad. This all on a whole is thinking of each other
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It’s hair that has those loose and pretty curls with thickness, volume, and softness. This is the type of hair that it just bounces back perfectly well after any hairstyle. Men love it and women go head over heels to get this whole “good hair” Why can’t women embrace their natural hair and start to realize that their hair will never look like the way women with “good hair” apparently look. They can try their best but ultimately their doing more harm than good to their hair. All these chemicals and heat that women put in their hair is not making it any better. If anything you may actually be turning your perfectly health hair into something…show more content…
This documentary all came about from Chris Rock’s daughter who while in the car with one of her friends who happened to be white saying that her friend had good hair. Chris Rock felt the need with that documentary to open up the eyes of African American women on how beautiful their hair really is in his documentary. When Chris interviewed the actress, Nia Long in his documentary she stated that "there 's always this sort of pressure within the black community like, if you have good hair, you 're prettier or better than the brown-skinned girl that wears the Afro or the dreads or the natural hairstyle." This documentary was just the
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