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Natural Products for Black, African American, Afro Caribbean, 4C, and Highly Textured Hair

What is 4C Hair?

photo of 4c hair

4c is a term used to describe hair that is tightly coiled and has an appearance similar to soft cotton when it is in its natural state.  4c hair is delicate, it tends to knot easily, and if not cared for properly it is prone to dryness and breakage. 4c hair often has a curl pattern, but that pattern is not visible without the use of curl defining products and techniques.

The photo above is a section of 4c hair.