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HuffPost US

We're celebrating the glorious crowns of Black women and how hair can help shape their identity.

Every loc and strand is an anchor to history.
Paid for by Gold Series from Pantene and Royal Oils by Head & Shoulders
A HuffPost project aiming to untangle conversations about our crowning glory.
Eight women share what it means to accept their silver strands.
Women living with hair loss explain the stigmas they face, and how they overcame feelings of alienation.
There's a problem with representation, even among the natural hair community.
Not all stylists are trained to do Black hair, which has created segregation in salons.
"I’d be lying if I said my hair doesn’t come with baggage that feels like it’s literally weighing me down."
Three on-air anchors recounted their experiences at news networks, which aren't always accepting of natural hair.