Here’s the deal: Professional hairstyles for natural hair are becoming a very big topic of conversation lately.
With the up-rise of the natural hair movement and the large number of black women working in corporate America, it was bound to become a topic of conversation.
Do you work in corporate America?
Do you have plans to work a corporate job and keep your natural hair?
Well these women do and they talk about the challenges they face, silly questions they answer and the mental strength needed to be comfortable in their own hair when many people are not yet accustomed to seeing it or even understanding it.
Professional hairstyles for natural hair in the corporate world is often a matter of opinion, but when most of those that surround you have opinions based on lack of knowledge or exposure, how would you handle yourself?
That’s what makes this video interview about corporate hairstyles for natural hair interesting.
The questions that these women have to face on a daily basis are quite revealing and has caused some to shy away from enjoying their natural hair to the fullest. Check out the video below and let me know in the comment section if you have any ideas of corporate hairstyles for curly hair that you will be rockin’ while you’re clockin’ dollars.
Lee’s Video Highlights:
- One of the women expressed her frustration about not being able to just “go to work and do your job” as a natural in corporate America.
- Although the women are proud to be natural, they do admit that it can be a challenge. Especially when having to answer questions like, “Do you wash your hair everyday?”. It’s not always comfortable answering a million questions.
- One of the corporate women was told while going through law school that “You’re never going to make it natural”, but years later she still is and happy for it.