say it loud! #imblackandimproud /  because we make even the functional ‘cool’, wearing the #afropick in the #afro was a ‘trend’ long created in ancient #african civilizations. the #style was “reincarnated” during the #1970s #africanamerican #blackpower movement. #african #afro #naturalhair #blackpanther #knowthyself #africangirllonghair #blackmen #blackhair #9ether #hair

say it loud! #imblackandimproud / because we make even the functional ‘cool’, wearing the #afropick in the #afro was a ‘trend’ long created in ancient #african civilizations. the #style was “reincarnated” during the #1970s #africanamerican #blackpower movement. #african #afro #naturalhair #blackpanther #knowthyself #africangirllonghair #blackmen #blackhair #9ether #hair

#afropicks from pre-dynastic #Kemet #Egypt to the #modernday ‘#blackfist’ styles symbolize the #political nature of #Africanhair as they have always been connected to areas of #identity, #culture, #style and #socialclass. #blackhair #comb #africa #naturalhair #9ether #africangirllonghair #rp #afrohair

#afropicks from pre-dynastic #Kemet #Egypt to the #modernday ‘#blackfist’ styles symbolize the #political nature of #Africanhair as they have always been connected to areas of #identity, #culture, #style and #socialclass. #blackhair #comb #africa #naturalhair #9ether #africangirllonghair #rp #afrohair

in the art of #Africa, the #mask is a versatile, multipurpose facade. they may signify #identity and the #ancestors, #politics and #medicine or the invisible world of the #Spirits. and in whatever form a mask appears, #hair is always intricately designed- carved into the wood or shaped with #animalhair. many believe that #hair is the antennae which connects us to Creator. #africangirllonghair #africanhair #blackhair #9ether #NationalAfricanArtGallery #DC #art #SierraLeone #Liberia #instavid cc: @xodvf

and because we #carryculture, tag your #girlfriend or #hairstylist who #does your #do, #coiffed your #coiffure, styles your #AfricanHair. #blessup for #sisterhood. #Africanwomen #African #hairstyles #afrohair #tagafriend #goodtimes #afro #africangirllonghair #9ether

and because we #carryculture, tag your #girlfriend or #hairstylist who #does your #do, #coiffed your #coiffure, styles your #AfricanHair. #blessup for #sisterhood. #Africanwomen #African #hairstyles #afrohair #tagafriend #goodtimes #afro #africangirllonghair #9ether

for example, #braiding is considered a reciprocal act among members of the #tribe. it establishes a bond of #friendship and #sisterhood. the #culture of the tribe is then continued from one generation to the next through such customs. #africangirllonghair #africanhair #africa #blackhair #naturalhair #yourstory #hairstyles #braids #africanwoman

for example, #braiding is considered a reciprocal act among members of the #tribe. it establishes a bond of #friendship and #sisterhood. the #culture of the tribe is then continued from one generation to the next through such customs. #africangirllonghair #africanhair #africa #blackhair #naturalhair #yourstory #hairstyles #braids #africanwoman