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Many celebs are embracing their natural hair these days and we are absolutely here for it! We not only love these celebs but we love the positive message they are sending to women young and old about the importance of embracing their natural coils! Here are ten natural celebs that we absolutely adore!

1.  Jurnee Smollett- Bell 

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Long time actress and current star of Wgn’s Underground, Jurnee Smollett-Bell has been embracing her natural curls since she first stole our hearts on Fullhouse as the youngest Tanner girl’s best friend. We love her and her curls!

2. Ledisi 

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This beautiful songbird loves dressing her locs up with tons of different styles and colors! We adore her curly coiled locs!

3. Amandla Stenberg

 

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Amandla Stenberg first captured our eyes as she portrayed little Rue in Hunger Games. From there she went on to make a name for herself as a proud young African American woman while educating the masses! Her tresses are just as beautiful and dynamic as she is!

4. Tracee Ellis Ross

 

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Star of Blackish and former star of Girlfriends, Tracee Ellis Ross has been making waves as a long time embracer of her natural hair! She often speaks publicly of her love of her tresses and how she learned to love and care for her natural hair. We are totally here for everything Traci and those lovely curls!

5. Lupita Nyong’o

 

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12 Years a Slave star, Lupita Nyong’o rocks her gorgeous twa with ease! We can’t wait to continue to see her on the big screen rocking her natural do!

6. YaYa DaCosta

 

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Yaya DaCosta first broke in the entertainment world as a self loving, black pride having, beautiful contestant on America’s Next Top Model and we were in awe! Yaya has continued to rock her natural do and we are continuing to support her acting career!

7.Solange Knowles 

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From hosting glamorous monthly dinner and dance parties in LA, to continuing to have a thriving music career, Solange is one of the poster children for gorgeous natural hair in entertainment! We love everything Solange!

8. Corrine Bailey Rae

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British singer and songwriter Corinne Bailey Rae captured our hearts, ears and eyes in 2006 when she first broke through on the charts. We’ve been keeping up with her music and loving her tendrils ever since!

9. Janelle Monae 

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Songbird Janelle Monae has unapologetically been embracing her natural hair since the start of her amazing music career and we are loving every well choreographed minute of it! You go queen!

10. Viola Davis 

 

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When Tony award winning actress, Viola Davis revealed her natural hair on How to Get Away With Murder, we were captivated! We love how viola rocks her natural do so effortlessly. We absolutely adore her twa!

 

Which of these natural hair celebs is your favorite?

 

Ashley Renee is a licensed esthetician,makeup artist, natural hair enthusiast, writer and poet from Chicago,residing in Los Angeles! Follow her on instagram @ashleyreneepoet ,twitter and personal blog why I Waited