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What year did people start wearing Afro hair?
The Jheri curl was also a popular style during the 1970s among African Americans and it continued with its popularity into the 80s. These permed hairstyles and the Afro led into the 1980s, which many people remember as the 淏ig Hair Era.?Enter the 1980s— an era that marched in with a variety of new trends for beauty, clothing and music.
What is an afro haircut?
The Afro continued to be a popular hairstyle among African American women, worn by the likes of Pam Grier and Marsha Hunt; even Caucasian women took part in this hairstyle by embracing the curly perm.
When did the Afro go out of style?
With braided styles such as cornrows starting to take center stage the Afro appeal waned in the mid-1970s. Throughout the 1980s and for much of the 1990s, the Afro was pretty much non-existent. That is until the late 1990s when the Natural Hair movement as we know it today was getting underway.
What kind of hair did they have in the 1970s?
In the early 1970s, long, straight hair continued to be popular, and some women even added the 渇licked fringe,?feathers or wings, a la Farrah Fawcett, where other women sported the shag hairstyle.