5 Ways to Teach Your Daughter to Love Her Natural Hair
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1. Do their hair in cute natural hairstyles. Every time my nieces finish getting their hair done, they love their styles. Sometimes they hate getting their hair done, but they hold their head high and smile in the mirror when it's done.
2. Compliment them. Tell them often that her hair is beautiful, and take pictures of it.
4. Keep your hair natural. It is good to lead by example. If they see that you love your natural hair, they will love theirs also.
5. Show them positive images of natural hair. Kids need to see positive images of natural hair. This can include other naturals, commercials, toys (dolls with kinky/curly hair), coloring books, celebrities, etc.
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