Curly Gurlies Episode 2- Hair Care Over the Years

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Curly Gurlies Episode 2 – Hair Care Over the Years

Welcome to Episode 2 of the Curly Gurlies Podcast!

In this episode, hosts Cierra Ward and Leslie Daniels invited their first guest, natural hair enthusiast Davida Smart. The three discussed the history of natural hair and its impact on society by introducing historical figures like Madam CJ Walker and Janet Jackson.

The ladies also talked about different, iconic natural hairstyles that shaped the natural hair world including Cecily Tyson and her cornrows, and the famous jerry curl hairstyle.

Don’t forget to catch a new episode of the podcast every other Friday on the Avant-Youth YouTube channel!

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Cierra Ward

Cierra Ward is a recent graduate from the University of Central Florida with her bachelor’s in Electronic Journalism. She is originally from Jacksonville, Florida, but plans to travel the whole world before she settles somewhere. Besides telling unique stories of people, her passion is dance, which she has participated in since she was three years old. An interesting fact about Ward is she has a first-degree black belt in Taekwondo.


Vintage · March 19, 2021 at 7:35 pm

This episode gave some fun facts and brought back some memories of hairstyles, movies, and shows!

Davida · March 20, 2021 at 2:21 am

Love this series, the amount of pivoting you guys do is amazing!!

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