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Getting to the Root of it: The Evolution of Black Hair

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Across the globe, people use their hair as a method of artistic expression. For black women especially, hair represents our crowning glory. Historically, in early African civilizations, hairstyles told the story of an individual’s family background, tribe, social status, marital status, religion, and wealth. Understanding hair as an identifier in ancient civilizations offers an explanation …