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The New Style Season Is Here!

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The Empire Star’s Style Moves

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This Ringlet-Kissed Coif Can Be Yours!

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Pretty Platinum Takes The Stage

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Your Curly Coif Guide

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Long, perfect plaits are having a moment this season…Perhaps it has something to do with the hit film “Dope” which pays homage to 90s fashion at its freshest—including the long, braids? Or, could it be that we’re all suddenly feeling those down-to-there box braids Janet Jackson first wore in the classic movie “Poetic Justice?” Either way, the look is hot and we’re noticing the coif popping up on the red carpet and on social media. Here, actress Tamera Mowry (who’s also celebrating a birthday today!) looks amazing in her version of these braids, especially when detailed with delicate silver braid jewelry!

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