‘No one should feel less than because of the kink of their curl or the color of their skin.’ — Yelitsa Jean-Charles created Healthy Roots Dolls to teach Black kids about their hair and make them feel beautiful, too.
» Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight to your inbox: https://go.nowth.is/KnowThis
In US news and current events today, Yelitsa Jean-Charles spoke to NowThis News about created Healthy Roots Dolls, Black dolls that show Black kids they're beautiful and teach them about natural hair care and curly hair routines. These Black dolls with curly hair can help teach kids natural hairstyles for Black women or just how they can maintain their hair with natural hair routines. If you're looking for Black dolls for Christmas, Healthy Roots Dolls might be the perfect thing.
NowThis is your premier news outlet providing you with all the videos you need to stay up to date on all the latest in trending news. From entertainment to politics, to viral videos and breaking news stories, we’re delivering all you need to know straight to your social feeds. We live where you live.