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Black Women Weigh Emerging Risks of ‘Creamy Crack’ Hair Straighteners

Social and economic pressures have long compelled Black girls and women to straighten their hair. But mounting evidence shows chemical straighteners may pose cancer and other health risks.

Hot Topic! Are You A Bad Mom If You Allow Your Child To Get A Relaxer?

Hair experts and real moms share their unfiltered thoughts.

Amara La Negra Opens Up About Colorism And The Trauma Of Relaxers

"You need to perm her hair because it's unmanageable."

Gabrielle Union Finally Speaks Out On Her 'Addiction' To Relaxers

"It literally left me with lesions in my scalp."
(Photo: Softsheen-Carson, L???Oreal USA)

Look: Women Are Saying This L’Oréal Relaxer Made Them Go Bald

Shocking hair loss has led to a major lawsuit

Hair Care Has Become a Multi-Billion-Dollar Industry in Africa

The booming business has attracted L'Oreal and Unilever.

Kimberly Elise Embraces Her Natural Hair Journey

Actress sounds off about saying goodbye to relaxers.