What is a durag?
A durag is the only tool that can effectively maintain your hairstyle and retain moisture which allows your scalp to stay hydrated, but that's just the tip of the iceberg of what a durag truly is. This wonderful piece of headwear is so much more. It represents pride in our natural hair and tradition passed down from our ancestors. The durag started as a simple headwrap used during slavery to hide black women beautiful hair. Over the years, from slavery to segregation to modern times, it evolved and has been passed onto the next generation. Today, we can no longer deny the important legacy behind the durag.