13 Breathtaking Images That Celebrate Naptural Beauty

Joseph Rosado X The Melanina Project

Photo Credit: Joseph Rosado // Island Boi Photography

Brooklyn based photographer Joseph Rosado has fast become known for his celebration of Black women with the attributes that make us…well…BLACK. He captures these women with their full lips, wide noses and their thick, coarse coils in stunningly breathtaking images that celebrate our naptural beauty.

When asked what inspired him to capture these natural beauties, Rosado said, “There really isn’t a special reason. I just appreciate and admire the simplicity of a natural black woman.”

Rosado has amassed a collection of thousands of natural beauties with various kinky styles. We’ve pulled just a few to take your breath away. Click through and enjoy!


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Mocha Carter

Mocha is a naturalista, native New Yorker, music lover, singer, songwriter, event planner and freelance writer who loves all things hair, fashion and make-up and pink nail polish over EVERYTHING!