19 Times Janelle Monáe And Nikki Nelms Gave Us Hair Life

Janelle MonáeTo say Janelle Monáe is a hair chameleon would be an understatement. After wowing us as queen of the updo with her infamous pompadour and Wonda braid, the singer and actress continues to switch it up, dishing out endless streams of textured hair slay.

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Teaming with her longtime stylist Nikki Nelms (who is also behind the manes of such celebs as Solange and Kelly Rowland), the two have come up with an assortment of creative and avante garde looks that have given us life time and time again. We’ve seen Janelle rock everything from retro waves and pin curls to futuristic pigtails and googly eyes. Click through to see why the Hidden Figures actress continues to be one of our favorite hair crushes. 

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Stephenetta (isis) Harmon

isis is a music, hair and communications junkie. by day, she serves as online editor for Hype Hair and runs boutique PR/digital company Kladé Group. by night, she bangs as frontwoman for rock band Born Relic.