All posts tagged in hair

  • January 2, 2020By Shermarie Hyppolite

    The natural hair movement has its beginnings in the 60s and 70s when segregation was still an issue. African American women like Angela Davis wore their natural hair in the form of afros as a way of going against the eurocentric beauty standards forced on black people in order to assimilate into society. The natural hair … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/how-the-internet-ruined-the-natural-hair-movement/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 22, 2017By Kaylin Cull

    Cher, or Cherilyn Sarkisian, was born on May 20, 1946, she made her name in 1965 when her and Sonny Bono released the hit song, “I Got You Babe”. She’s not just known for her singing, however, as she is a notable actress, philanthropist, as well as a “fashion icon” to most. Through her 1970’s … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/the-fashion-legacy-of-cher/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read