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The #1 Best-Selling Black Hair Magazine

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Confident, talented and stylish!

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Fabulous, fuchsia fun!

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We’ve craving a color change-up—copper is the new trend!

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“Empire” Queen Of Style

It looks like hit TV show “Empire” is gearing up for a phenomenal new season. If you saw last night’s premiere episode for Season 3 then you know there’s a whole lot of drama (and new music) going down—especially when it revolves around the “Empire’s” undisputed queen: “Cookie Lyon” as portrayed by actress Taraji P. Henson. Here, we salute the star’s onscreen style with five of her scene-stealing hairstyles…

1 The fierce sleek, side-parted “lob”
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2 Flowing ringlets
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3 The tousled bob
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4 The casual topknot
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5 The sexy side chignon
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