Recreating Black hairstyles for Black History Month

Recreating Black hairstyles for Black History Month

Bantu Knots

First style of the week is Bantu Knots, still popular today, with rich African roots are Bantu knots. Bantu universally translates to “people” among many African languages, and is used to categorise over 500 plus ethnic groups in Africa. Bantu knots are a protective hairstyle where the hair is sectioned, twisted and wrapped around the base continuously to form a knot like appearance stacked on each other.

 

 
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