Curly Hair Care
How you take care of your curly hair depends on the genic hair you have, your lifestyle, and how you maintenance your curly hair. Before we can really talk about curly hair care, let's start by exploring why we have curly hair.
The texture of our hair is determined way before we are born. Your genetic code provided by your parents determines the shape of your hair follicles. If your hair follicles are straight then your hair is straight, curled follicles produce curly hair etc. Some of us have a mixture of textures because our follicles have varying shapes.
Hair texture is absolutely connected to our racial/ethnic heritage. People of African decent have very curly textured hair. This finely curled hair is called kinky or nappy or super curly. Many people of Jewish, Italian or Latino decent share the tendency to have very curly hair. Some Caucasians have curly hair. Asians have straight hair period. The more racially mixed the population becomes, the more people there are with curly hairstyles
So, you were born with curly hair. Is this a good thing or a bad thing? Well, weighing in on the good side, is that curly hair is the most versatile hair. You can get more hairstyles and change your look any time you want! Curly hair is fun and sexy! Regardless of what the media tries to portray, men like big hair. A head full of curls is like a lion's mane. Nothing gets more attention than an Afro, that's why it is the most celebrated hairstyle in history!