I think its more about the type of hair than of your race. I know a lot of white women who have curly hair and their hair is poofy when they straighten (that is how my lil sis' hair is), but I've also known women of other races that can have soft silkly hair when they do straighten it. ~~jax
2c or 3a Cut most of my hair off in July '12 and am working on regrowing it.