ARTICLES

Here are a few articles that give us a new insight of Black beauty!

Black hair care and culture, A story

The History of Natural Black Hair

Black Women Have To Put Up With Bullshit Beauty Standards

Amandla Stenberg Tackles “Double Standard” of Black Beauty for Black vs. White Women

Beauty Whitewashed: How White Ideals Exclude Women of Color

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Kylie Jenner on the left and Amandla Stenberg on the right. Kylie posted an Instagram photo with the caption “I woke up like this” with this hairstyle (Cornrows). Amandla commented on Kylie’s post stating that she did not wake up like that and needs to give recognition to the black culture since this style is prominently used within the Black community. The argument between two teens sparked much controversy on the double standard of beauty between whites and blacks. If a black person is rocking this natural hair style than they’re considered ghetto, low class, and uneducated. If a white person rocks this hair style they’re considered earthy, well rounded, and unique. See the difference?

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