The ABCs Of Natural Hair: 27+ Terms You Should Know


If you want to take the natural hair plunge, it’s only right you know the vocabulary of this journey. Unlike the broad terms of hair care, naturalistas have a jargon that’s as eccentric and unique as their beautiful, thick ‘fros. And like most “slang”, most of the lingo you’ll need to know isn’t found in the oxford dictionary but it is widely used in Youtube tutorials, regular natural hair conversations, and in online discussions.

So if you’re new or just curious on certain terms you hear, here’s a few of the common natural hair terms to know. 

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