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kink·y hair

tightly curled or bent hair. See: kinky-hair disease.

kinky hair

Short, sparse, tightly twisted hair that may be poorly pigmented.
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Lately, there have been many discussions about natural hair representation in pop culture and in the media, which has led to growing acceptance of kinky hair - do you think there is still stigma attached to it?The stigma is still there but it's not as much as it was a few years ago.
GAN gene encodes gigaxonin protein which plays an important role in cytoskeleton formation by stabilizing microtubule network.[2] Till now, there are more than 80 cases of GAN mutant patients reported in literature.[3] The initial symptoms of GAN include kinky hair, progressively walking disturbance or cerebella, and cognitive impairments.[3] White matter changes on brain MRI have been reported, in many cases, diffuse or scattered, supratentorial or infratentorial.
Menkes disease (MD) is a rare, lethal multisystemic disorder of copper metabolism characterized by cerebral and cerebellar neurodegeneration, fair skin with peculiar "kinky hair" and connective tissue abnormalities.
FRISCO, Texas -- Curls LLC has been providing natural hair care products for women and girls with wavy, curly and kinky hair since 2002, when chief executive officer Mahisha Dellinger founded the company in Elk Grove, Calif., where she was living while working as a marketing manager at Intel Corp.
Menkes disease (MD) (OMIM: 309400) is also known as kinky hair disease, trichopoliodystrophy, and steely hair.
Based on extensive hair industry research on trends, LocDown Miami is featuring some collections in high demand like Brazilian Body Wave, Brazilian Silky Straight hair, Brazilian Kinky-Curly hair extensions, and Afro Kinky hair for protective styling flexibility.
The heroine is a girl with caramel colored skin, blue eyes, and ash blond kinky hair, the child of a loving African American father and a white mother.
Cynos' Kerasilk Keratin Treatment is a revolutionary procedure that eliminates frizzy and kinky hair texture.
HELLO RIOT'S products are perfectly blended using carefully selected quality ingredients to care forwavy, curly, coily or kinky hair. We leave out fillers, fragrances,parabens, mineral oil, petroleum, silicones and sulfates.
In fact, the converse is true -- a healthy head of curly, kinky hair is a coveted and revered feature.
Once hard-to-find products designed specifically for curly hair and kinky hair types are now stocked on the shelves of mass market retail chains.