Best known for her role as Lindsey on TBS’ Are We There Yet? Teala Dunn is a bright star on the rise. The 21-year-old actress and YouTube star recently starred as queen bee Tatianna in the interactive weekly YouTube series Guilty Party and recently finished filming for All Night, a new high school comedy series set to premiere on Hulu in 2018.
Teala is also a prominent lifestyle influencer, having partnered with such brands as Benefit Cosmetics, Universal Orland and Mudd clothing, and creates weekly content for her YouTube channel, A Teaspoon of Teala. With more than five million social media followers, the beauty also keeps her fashion and beauty game on point. Here, we chat with the rising star about her hair and beauty faves and the hair care line she swears by.
Hype Hair: Teala, it’s so great to link up with you! What are some of your current endeavors?
Teala Dunn: Right now, I’m working on a new Hulu comedy series which will be released in 2018.
HH: The entertainment business can be pretty intense sometimes. How do you stay motivated and moving forward?
TD: I stay motivated by believing in myself, trusting in God and staying positive.
HH: So, tell us about your hair. Is it natural?
TD: Yes! My hair is natural.
HH: Do you wear extensions?
TD: I currently have extensions.
HH: Can you share some of your hair tips with us?
TD: Sure. I use Carol’s Daughter products to keep my hair at its best texture. And always brush your hair at night and wrap it properly.
HH: What are some of your favorite retail products that our readers might have an opportunity to try?
TD: My favorite hair products are by Bed Head, Carol’s Daughter and Maui.