Natural Celebrities

10 Celebrities Who Look Better With Natural Hair

by Ijeoma of KlassyKinks I’m a firm believer that natural hair IS for everybody. The hair that grows out of your scalp is meant for you! However, there are some people (myself included) whose natural hair looks so much better on them than straight hair. Sometimes those people happen to be famous, so here are... Continue Reading

Ciara Debuts New Look: Gorgeous Dreadlock Extensions

  No, that’s not Lisa Bonet. It’s the Queen of Crunk & B, new mom and soon to be Mrs. Future, Ciara. The R&B goddess uploaded a few photos of her radical new do to her instagram this weekend. We’re loving this look on you, Cici! What do you think about the look? Do you... Continue Reading

Blue Ivy’s Adorable Afro Puffs + Today Show Anchor Tamron Hall Shows Off Natural Curls On Air

Carter family jewels anyone? The Carters were spotted shopping at Ralph Lauren in the Hamptons this past Tuesday. Little Blue is rocking the cutest afro puffs and looking more and more like B every day. Bey later posted a photo of the toddler taking a nap. So cute! Today show anchor Tamron Hall debuted her... Continue Reading

Lupita Nyong’o Shows Off her Braiding Skills + Willow Rocks Blonde TWA Around NYC + Teyana Taylor’s Curly Ombre Bob

Lupita Nyong’o starred in a recent short for Vogue magazine entitled, Braids. In the clip, we watch her create amazing styles on 6 of her closest friends. We catch a glimpse of the Hollywood starlet’s skills as she effortlessly styles hair into bantu knots, goddess braids and cornrows. Nyong’o also shares the story of how she... Continue Reading

Rapper Lil Mama Rocks Afro Puffs + Blue Ivy’s Adorable High Bun + Lupita Nyong’o Covers Vogue + The Walking Dead’s Sonequa Martin-Green’s Red Carpet Updo

Little Miss Blue Ivy Carter was spotted around NYC with her father Jay-Z rocking a crown and donning a cute little bun. Despite the drama surrounding that utterly ridiculous petition about the hair of a 2-year-old, the Carters are doing just fine. Lets make a promise to keep the overt negativity and petty bullying to ourselves... Continue Reading

So THIS Is What Janelle Monae’s Full Twist Out Looks Like!

We’ve seen glimpses of it; when she straightened her hair for her Dance Apocalyptic video, when she had a “hair malfunction” at a 2010 concert. But never before had we seen the petite songstress rock her legendary curls out and about (and unstraightened)… until now! After an incredible performance at the Bonnaroo Festival in Tennessee,... Continue Reading

Blue Ivy’s Hair Sparks Absurd Change.org Petition + Nicole Ari Parker Talks Going Natural on ‘Wendy’ + Lupita Nyong’o’s Rocking Beach Body and Hair

After being spotted in New York, with her parents, an utterly ridiculous Change.org petition was launched to “comb Blue Ivy’s hair,” by someone, whom we suspect did not have anything better to do. At the time of posting, a little over 1200 signatures had been collected. Since when does the state of a child’s hair... Continue Reading

Jada and Willow Smith Rock Their Curls in Hawaii + OINTB Star Samira Wiley in Essence + Gabourey Sidibe’s Senegalese Twists

    The Smith family was spotted in Hawaii this week. Nothing like a dip in the Pacific Ocean to start off your summer. Also, Jada, if you’re reading, please pass along your ab routine!   Guess which breakout star is currently on this month’s magazine stands…   Yes, we’re coming back from a weekend... Continue Reading

Beyonce’s Knee-Length Box Braids

Beyonce really loves box braids! Who can blame her? They’re perfect for the summer season we’re heading into. This time she’s sporting a look where the hair is braided down to the scalp and parted to the side. Smart move, girl! No one likes looking down at a nice pair of shoes in the store... Continue Reading

Kimberly Elise Talks Natural Hair, Acting and Vh1′s “Hit The Floor”

She has portrayed complex characters who find their way through challenges in such films/shows as “Beloved,” “Diary of a Mad Black Woman,” “For Colored Girls,” “Girlfriends,” and “Hit the Floor.” We got a chance to speak with critically acclaimed actress Kimberly Elise about her natural hair, acting, and her show “Hit the Floor”. Let me... Continue Reading

Kenya Moore Rocks Goddess Braids in a Stunning Throwback Photo

In honor of throwback Thursday, legendary natural hair salon Khamit Kinks posted a photo to their Instagram account of Kenya Moore rocking one of their styles for an Essence magazine shoot. Moore was a model before taking home the Miss USA crown in 1993. The stunning photo was accompanied by the following caption #tbt Back... Continue Reading

Tameka “Tiny” Harris Gets a Deva Cut to Remove Heat Damaged Natural Hair

Singer, songwriter, reality star, and wife of rapper T.I., Tameka “Tiny” Harris is known for rocking bright weaves and blonde extensions. But for the past few weeks, she’s been weaveless and rocking her curls! She definitely had some heat damage (from keeping the front of her hair straight to blend with the weaves, no doubt),... Continue Reading

Rihanna Rocks Bantu Knots at the iHeart Music Awards

Rihanna cleaned up at this year’s I Heart Music Awards rocking a green lip, bantu knots and a sheer gothic lace-inspired dress. Some gossip blogs such as Perez Hilton have been downright snarky about the popular natural hair look, comparing it to Uzo Aduba’s character, “Crazy Eyes,” on the hit series Orange is the New Black. Don’t... Continue Reading

Tia Mowry Rocks Her Fro on Mexican Anniversary +Tamera Rocks Shorter TWA + Jordin Sparks Wows in a Bikini

Tia Mowry-Hardict celebrated her six year wedding anniversary with hubby, Cory in Mexico over the weekend. She donned her TWA all weekend long with cute bohemian fits to match the warm weather.   On the other side of the continent, her sister, Tamera made a bold statement this past weekend at a Kiehl’s Earth Day... Continue Reading

Lupita Nyong’o Covers Marie Claire + Taraji Henson Steps Out Sans Weave + Beyonce Rocks Curly Locks on Vacation

Lupita stuns in the May issue of Marie Claire magazine. She’s definitely a force to be reckoned with when it comes to stealing a scene, be it in film or fashion. Lupita premiered her cover at the Marie Claire Fresh Faces event in Hollywood a couple of days ago with a perfectly coiffed curly do that... Continue Reading

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