If you’ve found this post, then it’s probably because you’ve done a Google search for it and you really don’t know what it is. Or else, you’re a loyal Mane and Chic reader getting this in your feed reader or e-mail. In either case, I want to provide those of you who don’t know what it is with an answer and for those of you who do know what it is, I want to provide you with some inspiration.
TWA is an acronym from teeny weeny afro. My guess is that the term originated in hair care forums. It basically refers to super short curly, kinky, or highly-textured hair. It is exactly what the name suggests, a tiny afro. The photo shown above is the perfect answer to ‘What is TWA Hair?’ For more examples and inspiration, visit Mane and Chic’s TWA Hairstyles board on Pinterest. It’s a carefully curated selection of over 150 hairstyles.