The Wrap is a quick snapshot of need-to-know hair news, DIYs and other cool beauty-, fashion- and hair-related clips from around the web.
- Love Lupita Nyong’O‘s signature fade? Well, her super cropped cut used to be shoulder-brushing tresses until she decided to shave it all off around the age of 19. Why? She was tired of salon time and chemicals! [Digital Spy]
- Three new ladies have joined Basketball Wives: LA (Sunday Carter, Brittish Williams and Brandi Maxiell) as the VH1 franchise welcomes back Jackie Christie, Draya Michele and Malaysia Pargo. Tune in on the new season Feb. 17. [VH1]
- Erykah Badu, the brand ambassador of Givenchy Spring/Summer 2014 campaign, poses for Purple Mag in stunning Riccardo Tisci-designed pieces and several hairstyles – from big and natural to bone straight and sleek. [Instagram]
- Reality star Toya Wright graces the cover of Sheen magazine’s March/April 2014 Romance and Relationships issue. [Talking With Tami]
- Guess which celebrity is now a red head? [Instagram]