The Paisano

Tangled up history with hair

Briyah Phillips

November 1, 2017

It’s 2017; stores are stocked with curl styling creams, leave-in conditioners and curly hair products galore. Big, curly hair is admired and sought after, but this isn’t how it’s always been. Growing up, my hair was often seen as unruly, unmanageable and odd. For years, I wore my hair up in...