Natural Celebrities

Oprah Rocks a Humongous Afro Wig on the Cover of O Magazine *Update*

Alright then Oprah, do the damn thing! The queen of media appeared on the September cover of O Magazine looking regal while rocking a blown out fro. Since launching her new network, OWN, Oprah’s content has been trending towards an African American female audience, and I wonder if this cover is continuing in that vein.... Continue Reading

Rihanna Rocks Short (Possibly) Natural Curls!

Rihanna is rocking a new look — short curls — and many are speculating that it might be the singer’s natural texture, or a loosened version of it. She debuted the look on Instagram with this photo and caption: Still tryna get used to my hurr, so I threw on some #redlipstick #RIRIWoo We love... Continue Reading

Keri Hilson Rocks Butt Length Box Braids

How gorgeous! Singer Keri Hilson posted a picture on Instagram of her new butt length box braids and we absolutely love the look! The darker hair color is super flattering! What do you think ladies? *Update* Here are some additional gorgeous photos from an event Keri attended in Atlanta. Beautiful! Continue Reading

Kelly Osbourne Rocks Bantu Knots on The Talk

Talk about a style crossing over! Kelly Osbourne showed up to The Talk today (where her mother serves as a co-presenter) rocking bantu knots! I have to admit that up until today I had only seen black women rock this look. But it’s quite cute on Kelly! What do you think ladies? Continue Reading

Toni Braxton Rocks her Natural Curls for a Dinner Out

Singer Toni Braxton ditched her weave and rocked her natural curls while dining out Tuesday night in Beverly Hills. So cute! We love the look! Photo Credit: FameFlynet Continue Reading

Brandy Reveals her Fro on Instagram!

Brandy is considered a black beauty icon for the signature braid extension styles she rocked in the 90s and early 2000s, but ironically, we’ve rarely (if ever) seen her natural hair. Now, with the help of celebrity stylist (and LA Hair star) Kim Kimble, she’s showing the world what she’s working with. And it is... Continue Reading

President Obama Pats a Baby Fro

Just some mid-week cuteness for you :) The official White House Twitter feed posted this picture yesterday of Obama patting a baby boy’s (or girl’s?) fro with the caption “Nice hair, kid.” Cute! And a bonus… The Mayor of New Orleans, Mitch Landrieu, was spotted adjusting a bow at a ribbon cutting ceremony yesterday. Double... Continue Reading

Janelle Monae Lets Her Back Length Hair Down for New Single ‘Dance Apocalyptic’

Janelle Monae has been switching up her look for the roll out of her new album, The Electric Lady, and so far we are loving what we see! The video for her new single, Dance Apocalyptic, features her dancing wildly and letting her straightened back length natural hair all hang out! The song, which pokes... Continue Reading

Nicole Ari Parker’s Fierce BET Awards Weekend Updo

The BET Awards are this Sunday and actress Nicole Ari Parker got fly for the event with an updo by natural hair stylist Felicia Leatherwood (whose incredible work we’ve seen on Teyonah Parris, Tomiko Fraser and as inspiration for natural hair brides). We last spotted Ms Parker rocking a gorgeous TWA, and this looks to... Continue Reading

Teyonah Parris Rocks her Fro in Maxim

Mad Men’s Teyonah Parris was recently featured as the Girl of the Day on popular men’s website Maxim.com, and she rocked her gorgeous fro for the shoot! The second photo looks to be a twistout. Hot!! Back in April Teyonah, who has been natural for 3 years now, shared her hair story with Essence Magazine.... Continue Reading

Chopping it up with X Factor’s Latasha Lee

Latasha Lee is a singer-songwriter with soul hailing from Corpus Christi, TX. This former X-factor contestant is giving us life and bringing back a golden feel to music with a gritty, soulful, classic sound, that transports you back to the days when many of your favorite artists thrived. We had an opportunity to sit down with the... Continue Reading

Tracee Ellis Ross: “I Don’t Want You to Want My Hair”

Tracee Ellis Ross is widely considered a natural hair idol, but she’s sending the message that she wants people to spend less time wanting her hair and more time loving their own hair. On Friday she launched the Hair Love! campaign, encouraging naturals to embrace whatever texture they have. The idea for the campaign was... Continue Reading

Beyonce’s Hot Tub Head Wrap

This photo was recently uploaded to Beyonce’s official Tumblr account and we gotta say, keeping hair protected never looked so good, lol. Have you rocked a turban while chilling pool or jacuzzi side? Continue Reading

Sanaa Lathan Shows Her Hair After Weave Take Down

Early this morning Sanaa Lathan took to her Facebook page to post a picture of her hair sans-weave with the caption And the weave is out! #yesihaveALOTofhair #sandybrown #ineedatrim #ilovemyscalp Cute! Lots of hair must run in the family, because we know Sanaa’s mama definitely has it. Continue Reading

Solange Rocks Havana Twists

Solange took a crack at the Havana twists trend, rocking the new look while performing at the 6th Annual Roots Picnic in Philly. The twists plus the African print (by designer Kenzo) are a winning combo! What do you think ladies? Continue Reading

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