Get Into Uzo Aduba’s Natural Hair Slay

Uzo Aduba

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“Orange Is the New Black” actress Uzo Aduba has become known for her character Crazy Eyes’ signature jailhouse bantu knots. But, to keep the character comparisons to a minimum, she’s kept her look straight and simple in real life. Until recently, when she hit up the Toronto International Film Festival this weekend rocking an epic afro.

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She gave us hair life with her perfectly coifed coils. But, she didn’t stop there. The actress went all out her first appearance at the fest in support of her film American Pastoral rocking several crush-worthy looks. 

Au naturel. #myfirstfestival #tiff

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Enlisting the creative help of celebrity hairstylist Lacy Redway. Uzo continued to give us hair life with voluminous banded puffs, a chic half-up, half-down look style and a power puff back ponytail.

Keep clicking to see more of why we are crushing on Uzo’s “au naturel” hair.

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