By us black males having coarse hair, the texture is very thick and heavy. If not groomed, the hair can start to matte together and can cause you to get different type of hair and skin disease. Some examples of diseases are ring worms, alopecia, and the most common, dry scalp. There are various ways to maintain and keep hair clean and a healthy scalp. The most important thing is putting yourself first when it comes to your natural hair. Because our hair is not like others it holds a ot of dirt, dust, chemicals, and most of all oil.