Textured Hair

Natural Hair & Beauty

Textured Hair

Textured hair is the term we use to describe the natural thickness, density and curl patter of curly 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 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 extremely curly. Each having a subcategory type a, b and c to identify more specific properties.

We are fascinated with curly textured hair! From political to traditional, hair reveals style and beauty secrets while referencing traditional values as old as time.