New App Wants A Cut of $9 Billion Black Hair Industry

In Chris Rock’s 2009 documentary film, Good Hair, the poet Maya Angelou describes a black woman’s hair as her glory. “You share that glory with your family,” Angelou says, “and they get to see you braiding it, and they get to see you washing it—it’s a glory.” Ghanaian software developer Priscilla Hazel believes this glory deserves…

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