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12 Black Women Share How They're Caring For Their Hair During Quarantine

12 Black Women Share How They're Caring For Their Hair During Quarantine

In many cases, taking care of your hair often relies on the assistance of other people - especially if you're a Black woman, as regular trips to the salon for anything from cuts and trims to protective style installations have been the norm for us for years. But one look at the news or even social media lately will remind you that the last two months have been anything but normal. With the recent shutdown across most of the country due to the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) came the temporary closures of many hair salons across the US, leaving Black women to rely on themselves for their everyday hair needs.

From learning how to box braid via YouTube tutorials to using this time to master their next wash days, read ahead to see how 12 Black women have been taking care of their hair while stuck at home.