Behind every great hairspiration is a gifted hairstylist. And Zendaya Coleman is no exception. The Hollywood Records platinum selling artist is on everyone’s radar, almost as much for her hair as for her talent. With every red carpet appearance, her unique personal style keeps all of the beauty and fashion lovers buzzing. And, who could deny the inspirational impact her choice of hairstyles has on hair connoisseurs everywhere?
Zendaya (which means “to give thanks” in Shona, a Bantu language native to the Shona people of Zimbabwe) often turns to the creative genius of master hair guru Tymothe Wallace for her trendy coifs. Myriad celebs, including the likes of Taraji P. Henson, Brandy and Kelly Rowland, have also had their ‘dos #TossedByTym and swear by his styling prowess.
Hype Hair magazine’s assistant editor, Karen Lee Harris, caught up with Tymothe to chat about Zendaya’s amazing styles and find out what products and techniques used to create them. Click through to learn about his faves and the secret to achieving Zendaya’s amazing curls on our June 2015 cover.