I Can’t Be -“Weave” It! The Evolution of Hair Weaves


The Synthetic Hair Era (Tichina Arnold)
As weaves became more accessible to the everyday girl, more women joined the secret society, but still publicly denied that they wore them. They were mocked for rocking synthetic hair, which was less flattering, not to mention flammable. Pamela James, the hilarious character on Martin was the biggest butt of weave jokes on television. “There’s a bald-headed horse running around somewhere.”

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