There is nothing more annoying than coming across a single strand knot or a horrendous tangled mess, especially when you are trying to style your hair. It’s tempting to yank a comb through it, pull the knot off with your bare hands or cut a huge chunk of hair off. Some tangles are the equivalent of having chewing gum stuck in your hair. As Afro textured hair is usually delicate, dealing with tangled hair in an aggressive manner will lead to finer, frizzy, less manageable hair. So how do we deal with knots and tangles?