Watch How To Recreate This Janelle Monáe-Inspired Bridal Updo

Janelle Monáe-Inspired Bridal UpdoJanelle Monaé is the queen of hair inspo. The natural diva has slayed everything from faux hawks and googly eyed updos to blowouts and her infamous wonda braid. So, who better to take style cues from for bridal slayage? Here, celeb stylist Monaè Everett shows how to turn Janelle’s braided pompadour into a killer wedding look.

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“This style is great for different hair textures because it accentuates your natural hair texture,” said Monaè.


Press play below to see how to create the gorgeous look.

Credits: Hair: Monae Everett  // Makeup: Andi Ellerby // Stylist: Selina Howard // Photographer: Milton Lawrence // Cinematographer: Everett Glovier // Model: Emily Coursey // Jewelry Designer: ZMalan Headpieces

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Stephenetta (isis) Harmon serves as digital media director for Hype Hair and founder/Black beauty directory for Sadiaa Black Beauty guide, the premier directory Black-owned beauty brands.