Textured Hair

Textured Hair

Textured hair is the term we use to describe the natural thickness, density and curl patter of hair, un-altered by hot comb, flat iron or chemicals. Curly textured hair is diverse with variations hard to define or classify. A popular Hair-typing system uses a system of numerical gradation to describe the texture of curly hair and classifies the curliest texture as ‘type 4’.

The texture categories related to this hair typing system include type 1 straight, type 2 wavy, type 3 curly, type 4 kinky,coily. Each having a subcategory type a, b and c to identify more specific properties.

We are fascinated by kinky, curly textures! From political to spiritual, hair reveals style and beauty secrets while referencing social and cultural traditions as old as time.