7 Times Amandla Stenberg Has Given Us Braided Bob Envy

Amandla Stendberg
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Amandla Stenberg has grown up to be part of a rising generation of strong Black beauties in Hollywood. We’ve watched the actress go from being a woke teen challenging others to not cash crop our hair and Blackness to being a role model and advocate in the LGBTQ community.

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She’s unabashed about speaking her peace and securing her space (and bag) in the industry. The same goes for her style and ever-changing tresses — which she has big chopped, braided up, blown out or just rocked in its naturally curly glory.


“Why have one hairstyle when Black hair has the capacity for infinite textures and I️ got infinite facets of self,” she once wrote on Instagram.

And, we are here for all of it! We have also noticed, in the midst of all her quick changes, her penchant for a good braided bob — and the infinite ways she has upgraded the classic look with her kaleidoscope of colors and finishes.

Click through to see why she’s this week’s hair crush.

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