John Sayers


Caring for African American hair may be especially challenging. Two pros weigh in to the appropriate black hair styling techniques, black hair goods, weaves, and much more.

We spoke to Tippi Shorter, hairstylist to Alicia Keys, Rihanna, and Vanessa Williams, and Titi Division, co-owner of Miss Jessie's salon in Brooklyn, Ny, about caring for black hair.

African American hair is often more delicate, shrinks more when dry (wet hair can really be up to twice as long as dry hair