I mean, who hasn’t at one time had a perm? Even women wearing their hair natural use black hair care products, don’t they?
L. A. based advocacy and research group, Black Women for Wellness, released a 60-page report entitled, Natural Evolutions: One Hair Story on Tuesday. The report is based on five years of research around the topic and information was gathered from “literature reviews, focus groups, data collection and interviews with African-American beauty professionals to determine chemical exposure and correlating health status, of hair care products directed at Black women.”
The results are astounding.
For example, did you know that many of the products marketed to and used by Black women are rarely researched for toxic health consequences? And in the rare cases that they are, Black hair products are found to be some of the most toxic beauty products on the market.”
And you already know its a multi-billion-dollar industry.
Read more at EURThisNthat.