Every Afro-Latina Can Relate To Allure's 100 Years of Black Hair


From Dominicans, Cubans, and Puerto Ricans, it has been proven Latinas have deep African American roots. Our upbringings may vary, but our textures and hairstyles hold strong similarities alongside each other. 

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Need proof? For example, in the 1960's Afro-Latina salsa singer, Celia Cruz wore her natural afro to embrace her Cuban roots. Still not convinced? Take a look at the video above, for a first-hand look at the years of black hair and how every Afro-Latina can relate.