Black beauty trends have always set the tone in pop culture and one of the first places Black women and girls got to see that impact was through some our favorite characters on our favorite classic Black television shows.

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From Bern Nadette Stains on “Good Times,” to Lisa Bonet on “The Cosby Show” to Brandy on “Moesha,” to Issa Rae on “Insecure,” the small screen has given us countless unforgettable Black hair moments over the years.

Scroll through to look back at a few of the iconic Black hair moments we all couldn’t get enough of on our TV screens and then be sure to grab your tickets to join us as well celebrate the Black hair journey through our Crowned Glory pop up exhibit at the ESSENCE Beauty Carnival in NYC.