Natural Celebrities

Tracee Ellis Ross Recreates Solange’s Iconic ‘A Seat at the Table’ Album Art

Solange’s digital album, A Seat at the Table, was released on September 30.  Not only has it been receiving rave reviews, but it has inspired a couple of homages — including one from Tracee Ellis Ross. Paying homage to my... Continue Reading

[Video] We Did Not Know OITNB’s Vicky Jeudy Could Dance Like This!

In an Instagram video for the #diabetesdancedare challenge OITNB’s Vicky Jeudy showed off her impressive rhythm and movement skills! In the caption Jeudy said she joined the challenge because she is currently pre-diabetic. I have accepted the #diabetesdancedare @amdiabetesassn I... Continue Reading

6 Things to Know About Simone Missick, Who Will Star as Marvel Superhero Misty Knight on Netflix

It is not often that we see black woman superheroes on the screen, especially in a TV or web series. That is why emerging actress Simone Missick is making news for her upcoming role as Misty Knight in Marvel’s Luke Cage on Netflix.... Continue Reading

Cardi B Just Revealed Her Natural Hair on Instagram With the Perfect Blown Out Afro

Cardi B recently rocked a blown out, textured wig  in an exclusive photo shoot for Fashion Bomb Daily. Today, the reality star continued the slayage when she posted this retro, blown out look on her Instagram account. Unlike her wig... Continue Reading

[Pics] Zendaya Rocks West African-Style Braids in New Photo Shoot

Zendaya Coleman announced her shoe line, Daya last Spring and recently shot with Footwear News magazine to promote her new brand. The braiding style Coleman is sporting in her editorial spread is inspired by the Tuareg women in West Africa. Tuareg... Continue Reading

Rihanna Reveals Her Real Hair in Cute French Braid Style While on Vacation

On a recent vacation in Turks & Caicos Rihanna let her hair down, ditching her signature weaves and wigs to rock a simple, cute French-style braid with her real hair.   It’s not often we see Rihanna this stripped down,... Continue Reading

YAAAS!!! Tracee Ellis Ross Rocks Cornrows and ‘T-Murda’ Bamboo Earrings at a Marc Jacobs Dinner

Last week Marc Jacobs hosted a dinner in Los Angeles to promote his newly launched Decadence fragrance. Tracee Ellis Ross rocked the event with cornrows and the signature bamboo earrings of her alter ego, T-Murda.   Had a ball at... Continue Reading

Halle Berry Shows Off Her Braid Skills on Daughter Nahla

Halle Berry is on serious mommy duty while on vacation. The Oscar-winning star showed off her intricate braiding skills when she gave her 8-year-old daughter Nahla a set of box braids adorned with multi-colored yarn for a super cool rainbow... Continue Reading

3 Years After Blasting Natural Hair on TV, Sheryl Underwood Fro’s Out at the Neighborhood Awards

It was one of the most cringeworthy TV moments of 2013; Sheryl Underwood, on her syndicated show The Talk, mocking natural hair while her white and Asian co-hosts laughed. Underwood faced massive backlash from black women and, in the aftermath,... Continue Reading

[Pic] Teyana Taylor’s Multi-Colored Bantu Knots are Giving Us Life

Fresh off her stellar Vh1 Hip Hop Honors Lil Kim performance, Teyana Taylor was spotted on the ‘gram parlaying it up in a dashiki and grey braided bantu knots. Topping it off with a black power fist in her caption,... Continue Reading

[Pics] Janelle Monae Posts a Series of Bare-Faced, Natural Hair Selfies on Instagram

In an attempt to give her fans a glimpse into her personal life, singer Janelle Monae took several photos of herself at home with no frills. Typically Monae is slaying the red lip, natural updo, and black and white look... Continue Reading

[Pics] Model Aya Jones SLAYS as the Face of NARS Powerfall Line

From Vogue Spain’s Queen of Africa cover to the runway, budding model Aya Jones has been slaying! Now the remarkable beauty is the face of NARS cosmetic’s Powerfall line. The line’s editorial features Jones decked out in 60’s regalia and crowned with... Continue Reading

Teyonah Parris Paired a Gown with a Satin Head Wrap on the Red Carpet and CRUSHED It

Teyonah Parris always looks absolutely gorgeous, whether she’s on the red carpet, at a photoshoot, or out and about. But lately she has been slaying to the tenth power. Her effortless combination of chic sensibilities with Black American/African-inspired couture is... Continue Reading

Marvel Artist Confirms Skai Jackson Was the Art Inspiration for New Iron Man Riri Williams

Last week, we gave you a more realistic list of black actresses who could play the Marvel role of Riri Williams in Iron Man.  (For the list, check out Days After Marvel Announced Its New Iron Man, HollyWood is Already Erasing Her Dark... Continue Reading

Gabourey Sidibe Shows Off her Natural Afro on Twitter!

We’ve never seen Gabourey Sidibe like this before! The actress, who currently stars in Empire and Difficult People, recently showed off her fro on Twitter and we love it! Sidibe posted the photo after a dare from friend and Empire... Continue Reading