As told to Mariam Last week, I asked Nigerian women to share their biggest insecurities with me for an article. Sandra* was one of the women that reached out to me. After she responded, I asked more questions and this is what she told me: I was born with dreadlocks. When I was two years […]
We saw a tweet asking women about their “most ghetto” experience with getting their hair done, so we asked some Nigerian women to tell us theirs as well. Who knew getting your hair done could be such a crazy experience? Halima So, I was getting my hair done with this woman who was either sick […]
You’ve seen African hair but you haven’t seen African hair like this.
When you just want a trim and they decide to give you a big chop
But why can’t this hair just cooperate?
Don’t even try to touch my hair, this ain’t no petting zoo.
When hair is too delicious.
The most perfectly braided hairstyles you’ve ever seen!
Wash day= Wahala day.
Too much stress!
They are being forced to straighten their natural hair.
Before all the Brazilian, Indian and Peruvian hair!
She said Barack Obama would’ve lost the election if Michelle wore her natural hair.
This is what happens when you don’t pay your hairdresser complete money.
This man and his daughter have the most beautiful hair.
Wigs stay winning.
Our hair, our identity.
Big hair, don’t care!
Afro hair over time.
Every woman who has gotten braids knows the struggle!
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