The median salary for black in the USA is lower than any other group. According to an article by Yahoo News the median wealth for whites is $142,000 compared to $11,000 for blacks. Yahoo News
Knowing this you should understand how important it is that we support black owned hair businesses, black beauty brands, black youtubbers and black owned hair care websites. Yet we are promoting, sometimes unknowingly, websites which feature black hair yet they are not black owned.
Surely on your Afro hair journey you would want to give your most support to those brands which put your hair and beauty first, not second. Some of you would be surprised at the brands we promote that are not black owned. It does not make sense $$$ to popularize non black owned hair sites and dismiss your hard working black sisters hair site. No other groups does this besides us.
It is your black sister who has helped you the most on this natural hair journey, so let her know you appreciate that help. Let's support and uplift black owned brands and websites more than we currently are doing.
Sites you often frequent and promote that are not black owned.
Naturallycurly.com is a popular shared website that is NOT black owned.
THE CURLY GIRL METHOD BOOK WAS NOT WRITTEN FOR AFRO CURLY HAIR.
Informative very helpful hair sites that are black owned:
Black owned shea butter sellers:
Shea butter cottage
Black owned Red Palm oil supplier:
Popular brands that are NOT black owned
Dark n Lovely
Dr. Miracles Curl Care
Naturally Silk Elements
Soft n Fro
IT IS YOUR MONEY YOU CAN SPEND IT WITH WHOM YOU CHOOSE. THIS INFORMATION IS FOR THOSE WHO KNOW AND UNDERSTAND THE IMPORTANCE OF TO WHOM YOU GIVE YOUR MONEY. THIS INFORMATION IS FOR THE BLACK WOMEN WHO FIND IT IMPORTANT TO SUPPORT AND UPLIFT BLACK BUSINESS OWNERS. THEY NEED YOUR SUPPORT AND WE NEED EACH OTHER.