BEAUTY AND FASHION: Then and Now African Hairstyles

BEAUTY AND FASHION: Then and Now African Hairstyles

Black hair has always had the power to set trends and reflect societal attitudes.

men with braids | black man with crazy hairstyle with the use of his baby hairs

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BENNY HARLEM

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J.D. 'Okhai Ojeikere Shangalti (1971)

J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere Shangalti (1971) – Afro cool Image: Pinterest.com.au

Afro   Big hair afro fashion style!  love love love! Awesome! All time old school swag!

Afro Big hair afro fashion style! Awesome! All time old school swag! Image: Pinterest.com.au

manufactoriel:  Vintage africa

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Chidinma ~ nigerian singer~Tresses au fil                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Chidinma ~ nigerian singer~Tresses au fil More ` Locs Image: Pinterest.com.au

coiftres

Coiftres Image: Pinterest.com.au

ecstasymodels: “  “ What don’t kill you only makes you stronger ” - said every survivor  Hair and Beauty Look by briannaperry ” IG : @maureenlauraa

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Les coiffures protectrices les plus populaires pour les cheveux de type africain sont les tresses, les twists ou vanilles, les tissages et les extensions. Pourtant, certaines femmes ont soif d’authenticité et de créativité pour styliser leurs cheveux. Alors pourquoi ne pas essayer les bantu knots? Bien qu’étant une coiffure traditionnelle, ce style capillaire tient son … Continuer la lecture de Coiffure : 10 modèles originaux de Bantu Knots →

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Haara Tribute to Ojeikere - Sephora Joannes

Haara Tribute to Ojeikere – Sephora Joannes Image: Pinterest.com.au

[Pics] Chicago Artist Shani Crowe Takes Braid Art to Another Level

Chicago Artist Shani Crowe Takes Braid Art to Another Level Image: Pinterest.com.au

"Cerebral" by artist and braider Shani Crowe from "Braids" series

“Cerebral” by artist and braider Shani Crowe from “Braids” series Image: Pinterest.com.au

Suntrust. Shani Crowe.  Shani Crowe’s photographs capture the importance of a communal tradition through the years.

Shani Crowe’s photographs capture the importance of a communal tradition through the years. Image: Pinterest.com.au

Tribute  to Ojeikere

Tribute to Ojeikere Image: Pinterest.com.au

‘Eastern tradition’, which is inspired by the hot yet tradition eastern ladies who tend to stick to traditional looks.

‘Eastern tradition’, which is inspired by the hot yet tradition eastern ladies who tend to stick to traditional looks. Image: Pinterest.com.au

A Brief History Of Hair | Co.Design | business + design

A new book celebrates the art of hairdos throughout history, from Cleopatra’s elaborate braids to Marie Antoinette’s wild wigs to punk mohawks and beyond. Image: Pinterest.com.au

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Beautiful Braids with Beads Inspiration   - 21 Ways To Rocks Braids With Beads

Beautiful Braids with Beads Inspiration – 21 Ways To Rocks Braids With Beads Image: Pinterest.com.au

Pumpkin Spice - 21 Beautiful Black Women Slaying In Yarn Twists, Braids and Locs

Pumpkin Spice – 21 Beautiful Black Women Slaying In Yarn Twists, Braids and Locs  Image: Pinterest.com.au

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Early 1940s hair styles in Africa by gbaku, via Flickr

Early 1940s hair styles in Africa by gbaku, via Flickr Image: Pinterest.com.au

Africa | Queen Nenzima of the Mangbetu people of Congo. || From the Secret Museum of Mankind Volume 2. Published 1935

Africa | Queen Nenzima of the Mangbetu people of Congo. || From the Secret Museum of Mankind Volume 2. Published 1935 Image: Pinterest.com.au

"Coiffure Peul" Fulani hairstyles, Mali, circa 1950. Vintage photo, source mapel.fr

“Coiffure Peul” Fulani hairstyles, Mali, circa 1950. Vintage photo, source mapel.fr Image: Pinterest.com.au

Africa | Guerret Woman.  Ivory Coast. A.O.F. ~ Afrique occidentale française) || Vintage postcard; collection Lattés. No 70

Africa | Guerret Woman. Ivory Coast. A.O.F. ~ Afrique occidentale française) || Vintage postcard; collection Lattés. No 70 Image: Pinterest.com.au
Hairdo - Africa
Hairdo Africa Image: Pinterest.com.au
Africa | Man with hood hairdo.  Shiluk, Sudan.  ca. early 20th century | ©Hugo Adolf Bernatzik

Africa | Man with hood hairdo. Shiluk, Sudan. ca. early 20th century | ©Hugo Adolf Bernatzik Image: Pinterest.com.au

From Congo, a Mangbetu woman with a fine coiffe

From Congo, a Mangbetu woman with a fine coiffe Image: Pinterest.com.au

Africa | Woman with elaborate hairstyle and large ear plug. Kenya; ca. 1920- 1940 || Scanned photographic postcard.

Africa | Woman with elaborate hairstyle and large ear plug. Kenya; ca. 1920- 1940 || Scanned photographic postcard. Image: Pinterest.com.au

Dominique Darbois, African dance, Artia, 1962. Over a decade before Punk

Dominique Darbois, African dance, Artia, 1962. Over a decade before Punk Image: Pinterest.com.au

Africa | For centuries the Ngandjera and Kwaluudhi have occupied the western regions of the area formerly known as Ovamboland. In the past the coiffures worn by their girls and women were of such stunning beauty that they were known far beyond their tribal areas. ca. 1940s | Photo: A. Schertz, Collection Antje Otto

Africa | For centuries the Ngandjera and Kwaluudhi have occupied the western regions of the area formerly known as Ovamboland. In the past the coiffures worn by their girls and women were of such stunning beauty that they were known far beyond their tribal areas. ca. 1940s | Photo: A. Schertz, Collection Antje Otto Image: Pinterest.com.au

Africa | "Avurugura woman; Zande culture". Uele, Aruwimi & Uele, Province Orientale, DR Congo | ca. 1912 | ©Armand Joseph Oscar Hutereau; African Museum Belgium Collection

Africa | “Avurugura woman; Zande culture”. Uele, Aruwimi & Uele, Province Orientale, DR Congo | ca. 1912 | ©Armand Joseph Oscar Hutereau; African Museum Belgium Collection Image: Pinterest.com.au

Okhai Ojeikere

Okhai Ojeikere Image: Pinterest.com.au

JD 'Okhai Ojeikere, Nigeria

JD ‘Okhai Ojeikere, Nigeria Image: Pinterest.com.au

Oromo Woman from Ethiopia

Oromo Woman from Ethiopia Image: Pinterest.co.au

Africa | Fang woman from Gabon

Africa | Fang woman from Gabon Image: Pinterest.com.au

Africa | Nasara, one of the wives of Akenge with typical fan-shaped style of the Zande, Democratic Republic Congo. | ©Photo: Herbert Lang Expedition, 1909 - 1915.

Africa | Nasara, one of the wives of Akenge with typical fan-shaped style of the Zande, Democratic Republic Congo. | ©Photo: Herbert Lang Expedition, 1909 – 1915. Image: Pinterest.com.au

Queen Latifah

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Solange gave us the anthem — Don’t touch my hair. Like, at all. Since then hair has been a recurring theme of her art. For her SNL debut in November Solange enlisted 28-year-old Chicago…

Solange gave us the anthem — Don’t touch my hair. Like, at all. Since then hair has been a recurring theme of her art. For her SNL debut in November Solange enlisted 28-year-old Chicago. Image: Pinterest.com.au

T F ❌❌❌ don't do this to you hair LUV your hair ‍♂️

Stunningly Cute Ghana Braids Styles For 2017 Ghana braids are still in vogue in 2017, yes Ghana braids styles are still popular and are one of the most highly sort after African hairstyles of 2017 Image: Pinterest.com.au

"Bald and Beautiful"  Alopecia Awareness.

“Bald and Beautiful” Alopecia Awareness. Image: Pinterest.com.au

Afro Hair Photography by Fabrice Meuwissen #ItalyCoiffeur: Adrien KubikMake-up: Julie RouxRetouching: Paola Sammartino

Afro Hair Photography by Fabrice Meuwissen #ItalyCoiffeur: Adrien KubikMake-up: Julie RouxRetouching: Paola Sammartino Image: Pinterest.com.au

JD 'Okhai Ojeikere, Nigeria

JD ‘Okhai Ojeikere, Nigeria Image: Pinterest.com.au
For the past few years, the natural hair scene in Africa has been gaining steam, and Nairobi is one of several African cities with a very thriving natural hair community. That said, there are still…

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♛Divalocity♛

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African Threading

African Threading Image: Pinterest.com.au

Memories upon memories

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African woman,lovely hairstyle Would you rock this hairstyle?…

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all natural

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TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE: ZULU PEOPLE: AFRICA`S WARRIOR PEOPLE FROM THE SKY

ZULU PEOPLE: AFRICA`S WARRIOR PEOPLE FROM THE SKY Image: Pinterest.com.au

Hair Threading Thread

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