Natural Celebrities

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 corn rows and her signature “#T-murda” bamboo earrings.   Had a ball at Marc Jacobs #MJDivineDecadence... 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

Sudanese High Fashion Model Ajak Deng Discusses Her Near-Fatal Encounter with Police

Ajak Deng has modeled for Valentino, Marc Jacobs, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Jean Paul Gaultier, and most recently, Maison Margiela. (Though she left the industry in February due to severe colorism, she recanted her retirement a week later feeling it more purposeful to “fight... Continue Reading

Sanaa Lathan Reveals Full Natural Curls on Instagram, Vows to Have a “No Makeup No Weave” Summer

A couple of years ago, actress Sanaa Lathan took down her weave and showed Facebook her gorgeous, healthy mane. This year Sanaa did the same for the gram, only this time her fans got to see her natural curls instead... Continue Reading

Trending: 9 Celebrities Who Wore Natural Extension Styles on the BET Awards Red Carpet

This year’s BET Awards delivered in the best way possible. We wonder if they are contemplating changing the ceremony to the ‘Woke Awards’ after Jessie William’s speech literally chin-checked the rampant anti-blackness and police brutality whilst still giving props to... Continue Reading

Lauryn Hill’s Oldest Daughter Selah Marley Stuns at High School Graduation and Prom!

Selah Marley, the oldest daughter of Lauryn Hill and Rohan Marley, just graduated from high school! She is the second of Hill’s children to graduate high school. (Last year son Zion graduated and headed out to prom!) The gorgeous 17-year-old... Continue Reading

Alicia Keys Reveals a Faceful of Freckles in Makeup-Free Portrait for Vanity Fair

First, let’s pause and reflect on the fact that this woman is 35 years old! Awed husband Swizz Beats posted this gorgeous makeup free portrait of Alicia Keys with the caption; “You look 19 without make up My fav pic... Continue Reading

[Video] Blue Ivy Performs Adorable Routine at Dance Recital

Yes, Blue Ivy Carter is taking after her mega talented mom, Beyonce, in the dance department. Mama Tina put both Beyonce and Solange in dance lessons with Miss Darlette Johnson in Houston as children and Beyonce credits Johnson with first... Continue Reading