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Breaking the myth about Asian hair

If there is one stereotype about Asia that we all know very well, it is Asian hair. No one knows when it actually started, but at some point, people started thinking that all Asian women had the same type of hair – straight, black and very sleek.

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This myth became so well known that there is actually something called “Japanese straightening” to try to achieve these hair qualities. It’s not uncommon to flip through a magazine and find an article showcasing different hair types and, not surprisingly, “Asian hair” has its own section.

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