Could hair really be the thing killing our weight loss goals?
The Olympics have put this little thought in my head. I mean, I love all the black girl dominance with people like Simone Biles and Simone Manuel. But with all the water and sweat (evil, viscous things they can be), I can’t help but wonder how this affects many of us black women. Hair vs. health. As simple as it seems, it’s not always an easy choice.
The Gabby Douglas hair situation
This is definitely one of the silliest issues to ever come up among the black female community (#blackgirlmagicfail). Gabby Douglas received a lot of criticism for her hair back in the 2012 Olympics, as many black women felt that her edges weren’t quite as “laid” enough. Those haters were dealt with by the logical social media antagonists and it seemed to be squared away. That was until 4 years later, when these people seemed to continue to have nothing to do with their lives and offered more criticism of her hair.Continue Reading