Blake Newby

Awesome african woman with dreadlocks in the city

“I’ve never acknowledged the notion that Black women’s hair doesn’t grow. ‘Are these extensions? It’s just so full.’ I’ve seen individuals in amazement at my tresses, which have both length and high density, shocked that a woman of color can have hair like this. My hair isn’t uncommon, and as more women of color place emphasis on good hair, it’s becoming the norm..” — Blake Newby