"That way all of your own hair will be tucked away and you don’t need to think about it until you come to wash it," Bradley told me as he put the wig on my head to check the fit. At the 2014 Met Gala in May, Beyonce opted for a powerful beauty look. Even with a simple ponytail and basic make-up Beyoncé looks stunning. How long do you reckon Beyoncé must spend with her hairdresser? Beyoncé's mom, a.k.a. I realized that what I had also embraced about hair were the ways in which Beyoncé celebrated and demonstrated all the possibilities available within Black American culture, including those that have been deemed political.
It’s a vibe.

But Destiny’s Child were storming the charts the world over and Beyoncé was the one that everyone wanted to look like. In college, no matter how formal or casual the outing, I would perform the “Get Me Bodied (Extended Mix)” choreography in its entirety any time the song came on. I’ve seen Beyoncé twice in concert, for the On the Run tour and the Formation world tour. Ad Choices, Beyoncé's Hair Choices Showed Me All the Possibilities for Black Hair, Beyoncé performing at the Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show, I Broke Up With a Guy Because He Hates Beyoncé, The Evolution of Beyoncé's Maternity Style, Beyoncé's Braids Are Back and None Of Us Are Worthy.

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Wearing my hair natural has been incredibly liberating.

He sectioned out two chunks of hair either side of the parting and clipped the rest back. ), fluttering her long lashes and working lengthy Marcel waves. Bee finishes the look with soft, smoky eye make-up and a glossy pink pout. No heavy make-up required for this look. If you mean serious business and. Queen Bey sported tousled long waves complete with a super short blunt fringe. Strands of blonde and brown skinny pleats make for a statement beauty look for Queen Bey as she heads out on a date with Jay-Z in NYC.

Taking a leaf out of Christina Aguilera’s book, Beyoncé debuts a long, wavy, luxe hairstyle, dramatically swept over to one side, diva-style. Beyoncé smoulders at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards with multi-toned blonde, shoulder-length tousled hair and smoky, winged eye shadow – smoking. But I'm getting ahead of myself. I’m only 26, but there’s only a pocket of time in my earliest years that she didn’t exist in my personal zeitgeist. You’ll even notice how variant the hair textures are through the generations in Bey’s family, from Ms. Deréon (Tina’s mama) to Blue Ivy Carter. Once we were happy with the fit, Bradley gave me a middle parting à la Beyoncé and trimmed the excess lace around my face to be as close to my natural hairline as possible – close enough not to completely change my face shape but a couple of millimetres away from it so that when I do stick it down, it’s not going to pull against my edges.

Beyond music and performance, Beyoncé has inspired me through beauty and aesthetics. Though I had no plans to go out dancing on this particular Monday night, we decided to glue the wig down. How glorious in Bey's beauty look for the 2016 VMAs - we love the plait, it's simple and relaxed. All rights reserved. We're already big fans of it, too. But what happens after you, I Got A Curly Cut With Highlights & My Hair Looks So Healthy, 4 Simple Tips For Growing Longer, Stronger Hair — Fast, 3 Red Hair-Colour Trends You’re About To See Everywhere, I Dyed My Hair Plum Purple — & It’s A Total Confidence Boost, I Got A Hot-Pink Buzzcut & This Is What I Look Like Now. Take a leaf out of her book and whenever you go for an easy updo always make sure a few strands of hair fall loose around your face. The singer posed the house down in a super high ponytail and statement feline liner flicks for her turn on the red carpet.

That honey-blonde, almost ceiling-reaching Afro she sported in the “Work It Out” video? Making a surprise appearance on NBC’s Today show in 2010 to promote her mum’s new fashion line, Miss Tina, Beyoncé leaves her curls loose and sports minimal make-up.

For a charity appearance in 2015, Beyonce brought glamour and natural beauty, thanks to her minimal make-up look (just a sweep of liner here) and soft undone waves. Lady Bee lets a little colour show at her roots, with a perfectly-faded colour reaching white at the tips. Celebrating her one- year anniversary, Mrs Jay Z goes for a natural look with an on-trend blunt fringe, long locks, nude make-up and big shades – simple city chic. To see more of her iconic looks, click on! And, pose!