#myhairislaid like..... I'm sorry #mydarlings, I couldn't resist. Today for my #BlackHistoryMonth tribute, we are celebrating the legendary countess of the coif Madame CJ Walker, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and activist.
Born Sarah Breedlove on a Delta, Louisiana plantation, this daughter of former slaves transformed herself from an uneducated farm laborer and laundress into one of the twentieth century’s most successful, self-made women entrepreneurs. [She] revolutionized the hair care and cosmetics industry for African American women early in the 20th century.
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