Use Your Curly Hair To Help Build Confidence In Others
It’s no secret confidence is a learned behavior.
See the women in your life confidently owning their curves and curly hair and you will too. Instead, witness your mom obsessively watching her weight and straightening her hair and, well, you hear loud and clear that skinny and straight are what’s beautiful and your confidence (especially if you’re not naturally curve- and curl-free) suffers.
In a recent global study, Dove Hair found that one in three women in the US have wavy to curly hair, yet the traditional standard of beauty is often considered straight and sleek.
- Only 10% of women in the US with curly hair feel proud of their hair
- Only 4 in 10 girls with curly hair think their hair is beautiful and
- Little girls are 7X more likely to love their curls if people around them do
Here at TheBeautyBean we’re all about women and girls loving themselves fully and unconditionally from their curly hair down to their extra-large feet, which is why we love this Love Your Curls Film that illustrates the relationship that young girls have with their curls and what women (aka YOU!) can do to help inspire future generations love their curly hair – and everything else!