Meghan Markle Bonded With Mariah Carey Over Styling Their Natural Hair
, 2022-12-23 20:37:26,
On an episode of her Spotify podcast, Meghan Markle talked to Mariah Carey about growing up biracial. And the Grammy-winning singer confessed there was a time when “nobody” knew what to do with her natural hair, including the people in her home.
For her part, Meghan recalled similar moments in her youth when having hair that was “so curly and so thick” left her gripping the sink while her grandmother brushed it.
However, though the stars had much in common to talk about, Meghan said Carey called her a name that stopped her in her tracks and made her sweat. Before their chat was over, she wondered if her “girl crush” on the singer was coming to “a quick demise.”
Mariah Carey revealed she wore natural curls in the ‘Dreamlover’ music video because ‘they didn’t know how to do her hair’
On an episode of Meghan’s Archetypes podcast, Carey said racial ambiguity led to her getting a “girl next door” label from the “Dreamlover” music video “and those curls” (People).
“Here’s the thing,” she told Markle. “They didn’t know how to do my hair, because if it was a white hairdresser that had never dealt with textured hair, they would tend to do a different thing. And my hair would be like, ‘You’re not doing that!’”
“And then [with] somebody that had only dealt with ethnic hair, it would become too much…
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