These Natural Hair Moments From NYFW Are Worthy Of The Prayer Hands Emoji
Article by Refinery29
Once upon a time, pin-straight hair dominated Fashion Week. The models with natural hair either got blowouts or wore silky sew-ins for the week. But those days are fading.
Natural hair looksare slowly, but surely, becoming the norm on the catwalk — and it's about damn time, isn’t it?
For Spring/Summer 2019, the designers really embraced natural hair, showing a range of braids and wash-and-go curls. Some models rocked the texture they were born with without much styling, and others got teased-out, totally bedazzled, pastel-colored looks. It was amazing to finally see the versatility of natural hair reflected on the runway.
If you've been searching for new things to do with your natural hair for fall, this season will give you bundles of inspo. Get ready to screenshot some of the best Black hair moments to hit NYFW.
If you've been toying around with the idea of a big chop, this tapered fade spotted at Yuna Yang will convince you to go for it. The short look is also proof you don't need long, flowing hair to stun on the runway.
This curly-haired model wore half-up, half-down ringlets accented with a vibrant yellow scrunchie at V Files.
This high-top ‘fro and berry-stained lip combo at V Files could go from runway to happy hour in a snap, making it a win-win in our book.
Yes, straight-back cornrows are fit for the runway, and we hope to see more of them next season. This model wore her braids pinned up in the back, leaving the focus on her gorgeous natural makeup and accessories.
This season at Chromat, braids, beads, and baby hairs were on full display, and the end result is definitely one worth copying.