Taking Ethnic Haircare Back in South Africa
(BlackEnterprise.com) — Mary L. Harris is flipping the script on the black hair care industry. It’s a pretty well known fact that the vast majority of black hair care products sold in the U.S. is not manufactured by black-owned businesses. Why does this matter? For starters, it means our spending dollars are being quickly funneled out of the black community rather than circulating within the community first and financially empowering those within it.