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BIG questions for the API and curly community

Since our inception, there have been many big questions asked in relation to social injustices, racial inequalities, gender biases, stereotypes, assumptions, common misconceptions and myths, and how all of those thoughts, perceptions, opinions and systemic foundations affect the curly and Asian and Pacific Islander community. Those are our questions, too. And we want answers. This …

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Do Asian and Pacific Islander people have naturally curly hair?

The short answer is: YES. But it’s not the answer to this question that should be surprising-it’s the mind frame people have when asking this question. When people outside of the Asian community are trying to envision or imagine what an Asian person looks like, a number of micro-communities and cultures within the Asian umbrella …

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Ayesha Malik on the Cover of Curl Magazine's First Issue

Asian Women Share Their Curly Hair Experiences In The Media

We love seeing more representation of the API Curls community on other platforms! Show some love and support by commenting on these platforms, sharing the links on social media, and by tagging appropriate accounts encouraging more representation and opportunities like these: Texture Tales: Nisha on Creating Her Own Beauty Standards By Loving Her Curls – …

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