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A Black female who takes pride in her Black hair (hair that is not permed or been chemically changed in anyway).
A naturalista is someone who wears their hair the way that it naturally grows out of their scalp.
This could mean they have curly, wavy or "kinky" hair.
Whichever "hair type" they may identify with, they love and accept themselves because they know and understand that they are beautiful in their anatomy.
by sabinaera September 18, 2013
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A natural woman devoted to the natural growth of her own natural textures without the use of any chemical process.
A Naturalista proudly promotes the growth of her own healthy hair with the assistance of protective styles such as braids and twists. There are different types of natural hair textures that are classified from curly, to coily to kinky type hair. Along with different types of textured hair, Naturalistas know what is best for their own hair type. Nowadays, many Naturalista enthusiasts share their natural hair journey experiences through blogs and provide many tips on how to grow hair naturally, without the use of harsh chemically substances. What is your hair type?
by Judy_Stylez July 05, 2016
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