how kelsey lu’s hair artist incorporates tradition and modernity into her work
Nena Soul Fly created the looks for 'Shades of Blue'.
don't touch my hair
solange tells magazine “don’t touch my hair” after they edit out her braids
An accompanying profile that quotes Solange on the meaning of braided hair for black women has now been publicly disowned by the interviewer.
fka twigs just released a magazine on instagram
“AVANTGarden is a way for me to express myself without any rules or guidelines, with imagination and care.”
for solange collaborator shani crowe, braids are art
The artist and hairstylist elevates black feminine beauty through intentional symbolism.
i-D's top 10 beauty trends of 2014
Chopping, cropping, dyeing, frying, soaking, twisting, piercing, painting, and stripping: 2014 was the year we pushed beauty to the extreme. Whether testing how faux we could go with fake piercings and temporary tattoos or scaling things back-to-basics...