One of the most beautiful women in the world, Nyong’o can wear anything. No joke. She first reached stardom with a short cut like this fade, which allowed her stunning features to shine through. She has said that she wears her natural hair, and protective natural-inspired styles, for a reason.
“My hair is something that, historically, has been shunned,” she said in 2018. “I mean, how often do you hear, ‘You can’t get a job with hair like that’?”
LOS ANGELES, CA – OCTOBER 14: Actress Lupita Nyong’o arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of “12 Years A Slave” at Directors Guild Of America on October 14, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Amanda Edwards/WireImage)