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17 Not-So-Smart Things You Should Stop Telling Women Who Wear Weaves

"If you really loved yourself, you'd wear your real hair."

1. "Wigs and weaves are tacky."

😍 Tacky where, tho?
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😍 Tacky where, tho?

2. "They cheapen your look."

The face you make when you know you look like money 💰
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The face you make when you know you look like money 💰

3. "And they always look so fake."

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4. "Ugh, full sew-ins are just so 'wiggy'."

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5. "They're such a turnoff."

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6. "If you were REALLY comfortable with yourself, you'd always wear your real hair."

But why if I have so many options?
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But why if I have so many options?

7. "You're clearly just insecure about your natural texture."

Yep, which is exactly why kinky wefts are so popular. *rolls eyes*
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Yep, which is exactly why kinky wefts are so popular. *rolls eyes*

8. "Most people who wear them are bald underneath."

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9. "They're just so superficial and vain."

Actually, weaves and wigs help a lot of people transition after severe hair loss.
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Actually, weaves and wigs help a lot of people transition after severe hair loss.

10. "It's hard to pull your hair into a ponytail."

Evolution, dahlings. Get with the times.
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Evolution, dahlings. Get with the times.

11. "Black women wear weaves because they have an unhealthy obsession with long hair."

But some weaves are short, sooooo....
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But some weaves are short, sooooo....

12. "No other group of women wears them."

But even if this were true, who cares?
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But even if this were true, who cares?

13. "Really long weaves are sooo unprofessional."

Tell that to this businesswoman chillin' with a presidential candidate.
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Tell that to this businesswoman chillin' with a presidential candidate.

14. "You're too old for weaves."

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15. "All of them look the same."

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16. "Nothing about them is classy."

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17. "They pull out your edges and damage your hair."

You do realize some people's hair is fuller than their weaves, right?
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You do realize some people's hair is fuller than their weaves, right?

Clearly these are all LIES, LIES, LIES, so block the haters and shine on, Queens!

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