At the premiere of Gringo in Los Angeles, the actress (who plays Nakia in Black Panther) sported a head full of side-swept flat twists done by her go-to guy, Vernon François. With help from Marva Stokes, François used his own Vernon Francois Mist~Nourishing Water to help lock in hydration along with Vernon Francois Pure~Fro Moisture Spray to soften her kinks and coils, which made it easier to braid. François explains that the twists weren't just a chic red carpet style... they also serve as a way to give Nyong'o's hair a rest.
Actors Lupita Nyong’o and Kumail Nanjiani paid tribute to young immigrants during Sunday’s Academy Awards in a moving speech that also referenced the pair’s immigration status.
The 'Black Panther' cast including Lupita Nyong'o and Michael B. Jordan joined Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie, Laura Dern, Paris Jackson and more for Calvin Klein's fall 2018 show.
Lupito Nyong'o's hair has been through relaxers, plaits, and avocado paste, but she's learned the value in the journey.
The dress code for the "Black Panther" world premiere in Los Angeles called for "royal attire." But it was the natural hairstyles that really rounded out these regal red-carpet looks.
When Lupita Nyong'o steps onto the red carpet, no matter if it's an award show or small event, you can count on her delivering a head to toe lewk. Granted, she's absolutely gorgeous, but she also has a solid dream team behind most of the looks that we're constantly saving to our camera roll: celebrity hairstylist Vernon François and makeup artist Nick Barose. In fact, Nyong'o's pompadour from the 2018 Screen Actors' Guild Awards was done using no tools at all — a look that enhanced her healthy flush even further.
The force was definitely with the Oscar-winning actress when she sported metallic blue lips at a Star Wars premiere back in 2015. Smith & Cult beauty ambassador Ashlee Glazer tells Yahoo Beauty that the key to a kissable pout is to exfoliate and hydrate before applying lip color. Then you’re going to want to choose the right shade for your skin tone.
From Josephine Baker’s slicked-down finger waves and Diana Ross’s huge Afro to Sade’s signature red lip and Lupita Nyong’o’s glowing skin, here are 15 images that capture the essence of beautiful black women through the years.
While making the press rounds for her film "Queen of Katwe," Lupita Nyong’o added majestic head wraps to her signature red-carpet look. We show you how to copy her style!
The Golden Globes red carpet is a highly anticipated event. But how did your favorite celebrities get ready? From Kate Hudson to Reese Witherspoon to Kendall Jenner, check out this gallery of Instagram and Twitter photos to get the behind-the-scenes and pre-award show scoop on how nominees, presenters, and special guests prepared for the glamorous night!