As Nollywood continues to gain momentum all over the world, all eyes are literally turning on the actors that make up the industry, especially those who have become style and beauty icons in their own rights. Today we highlight the natural-haired beauties who have come to be known for both their talents and their gorgeous afros. These celebrities not only keep their natural hair but know how to slay in them. From casual outings to red carpet moments, they do not fail to make it to the best dressed list as they are always on and about with their A-game. Elegant, trendy and stylish is their watchword.
Whether they are rocking their God-given locks or donning a weave or a wig, these are the 7 natural haired celebrities who are having the best of both worlds when it comes to hair and beauty and doing so stylishly and confidently. You know them, we RAVE them!
Mo Abudu is one of the few women who look this gorgeous at 50. The popular media mogul is admired for her carriage, beauty and sense of style. From her vibrant yet classy style to her flawless makeup and versatile hairstyles, Mo understands the importance of building an image that works hard for your personal brand whenever you make an appearance.
Kate Henshaw is an evergreen beauty with simple yet tasteful sense of style which is classy any day. She would be easily described as a fitness junkie with a love for prints and traditional inspired outfits. When glammed up, she finishes off with an attracting and charming smile which goes with her everywhere.
Nse Ikpe Etim
Nse Ikpe Etim is always on point from her natural ‘fro to her toes. She makes sure to patronise the Nigerian fashion industry and is one to keep her style simple yet fashionable. Her style is a juxtaposition of being boyish and girlish. However, she would give anything for a good pair of shoes and a tank top while pulling off amazing red carpet looks with ease.
Yemi Alade is a beautiful artist who has created a fashion niche for herself. With Yemi, fashion risks are not found in her dictionary and her style is very edgy with a mix of African vibes and her signature bold hairstyle which always makes her stand out She pairs her looks with unique accessories that are to die for. Whether she’s styling herself or being styled, Yemi’s style is loud and proud of her culture and heritage.
Adesua Etomi, Mai Atafo‘s recent muse, has a very modest and conservative style that is quite uncommon yet oozes class and elegance. The natural haired diva never sacrifices her comfort for the sake of fashion. She owns her look, doesn’t try too hard and allows herself have fun with her outfit choices.
Beverly is gifted! She perfectly slays every look by being able to combine colours, experiment with patterns and cuts that accentuates her pretty face and natural fro. She keeps it classy, trendy and is never one to go over the top. Whether she is sticking to neutral tones or delving into bold colours, she makes sure she makes it to the best-dressed list!
Chidinma’s style is fresh, unique and she stays true to herself and her roots as she tends to incorporate Ankara pieces into her wardrobe by styling them in very unusual ways to create her signature look which compliments her low-cut hairstyle. The Kedike crooner sure knows how to keep it classy and trendy.
So did your faves make the list?
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