Who Knew Chanel Iman Had Braiding Skills?

Long flight home @lisamariebenson

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Model Chanel Iman can do no wrong in the beauty world. Her slay is effortless on and off the runway. And, while she’s served hair perfection styled by the world’s top hair stylists, we’ve learned she can also get behind the chair to deliver hair inspiration.

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The 25-year-old Victoria’s Secret angel was captured flexing her braiding skills on IMG Models’ senior manager Lisa Benson’s hair on a long flight home from the Cannes film festival.

With her own tresses pulled up into a cascading pony, Iman is perched on the seat above Benson styling her hair into what appears to be two back-braided cornrows. Benson joked, “Chanel Iman in-flight salon now open!”


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Stephenetta (isis) Harmon

isis is a music, hair and communications junkie. she is a Black beauty editor; founder of Sadiaa, the premiere beauty directory for women of color, and editor for HypeHair.com.