Yaki hair is a type of hair that looks and feels similar to African American hair. It goes through a special type of processing in order to look like straight hair. The process is also known as "relaxing the hair."Continue Reading
Yaki hair comes from the animal called the yak. This is a male cloven-hoofed cattle, related to the bison.
Yaki hair when processed is typically straight, smooth and shiny. There are different types of yaki hair available, with regular straight yaki hair being the most common. Other types include kinky straight that is fluffy and thicker, making it more natural, and curly yaki hair.Learn more about Hairstyles
Nigerian Hair braids are a type of braids that are more widely used in the West African nations. They are similar to other common hair additions, however Nigerian hair braids are often thicker and longer. These braids are easy to maintain.Full Answer >
African American hair grows well when it is well conditioned and maintained in a gentle manner. Taking proper care of African American hair is essential for reducing breakage and maximizing hair growth.Full Answer >
African American hair tends to be very coarse and has very tight curls. A detangler that is suitable for this type of hair should be fortified with conditioners to loosen the curls slightly while preventing frizziness.Full Answer >
To spike your hair, wash the hair with shampoo, let it dry, and then pull up the hair strands with hair wax. This hour-long task requires a mirror, a comb, hair wax and water.Full Answer >