Our Top 3 Picks for Visual Books on Natural Hair
Add These Beautiful, Inspirational and Educational Books on Black Hair To Your Collection
#1 AFROS A Celebration of Natural Hair
Afros: A Celebration of Natural Hair, by Author Editor Photographer Michael July is fresh perspective and celebration of natural black hair and beauty. The thick coffee table book has over 100 pages of photos and quotes from the subjects both men and women who specifically wear their hair natural Afro style. Images from around the world are featured in this wonderful book.
#2 QUEENS Portraits of Black Women and their Fabulous Hair
Crowns Portraits of Black Women and their Fabulous Hair photographer Michael Cunningham and author and journalist George Alexander have captured the marvelous trinity of black women, hair, and beauty salons from USA to Africa to London in styles from the afro to the ponytail to dreadlocks to braids to relaxed hair to fantasy hair and everything from “good hair” to bad hair days.
#3 HAIR TALK Stylish Braids From African Roots
Hair Talk: Stylish Braids From African Roots By Author Duyan James is a colorful and beautifully photographed guide to the art of braids. Complete with stories, folklore and traditional hair care secrets. This amazing book gives a full sense of the history of many braiding styles.