Type 4 Hair is more commonly known as kinky or Afro hair. Although anyone can have their hair done in a curly or Afro style, black Americans tend to be born with it.
Being coily, type 4 hair is prone to developing tangles and frizz. It has 3 subtypes: 4A, 4B, and 4C.
Type 4A has dense, tight coils of hair. The hair stands make an S pattern. Having fewer cuticle layers, type...