In recent years, an increasing number of black women have rejected the global trend of straight hair and chosen to adopt their glorious, natural curls. According to the below infographic, 70% of black women kept their natural hair during the period 2013 to 2014. Many say that the natural curls makes them feel more confident, daring and trendy. While the Traditional Afro hairdo remains the most popular style, several celebrities, including Will Smith and Grace Jones, have flaunted cooler and edgier versions like the Tapered Afro and the Flat Top Afro. Many others, who wish to make a bold fashion statement, opt for the Afro Bob or the Heart-shaped Afro.
Infographic created by Love Afro Cosmetics