Yara Shahidi glows it up in her newest fashion spread for Net-A-Porter’s PorterEdit. Lensed by Yelena Yemchuk, the Grown-ish actress serves beauty goals with a soft beauty beat crafted by Emily Cheng and her textured tresses styled by Nai’vaisha Johnson for the digital magazine.
Styled by Tracy Taylor, the beauty takes fashion to new heights as she poses it up in a slew of spring-ready pastels and monochromatic looks from Balmain, Balenciaga, Pushbutton and Prada. Inside, the Harvard-bound activist gets candid with former Teen Vogue editor Elaine Welteroth about friendship, fashion and setting intentions.
On using fashion as a platform:
“It’s why I wear a ton of political T-shirts because I get to wear things that state my political opinions. Fashion is associated with an ideology. You could wear a beret, but when you tilt it to the side, you go from Parisian to Black Panther.”
Click through for more stunning images from the spread.