2023 NAACP Image Awards: Celebrating the Versatile and Empowering Natural Hairstyles of Lupita Nyong'o

The award-winning actress makes every event a natural hair moment.


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Lupita Nyong'o is a red carpet-standout known for her stunning fashion choices and awe-inspiring hairstyles. She confidently showcases her natural hair texture with a range of styles, from playful braids to glamorous updos. Here are some of her most memorable hair moments. By Alba Anthony

Photo By Axelle


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Lupita Nyong'o fashions her hair into a braided crown for the European premiere of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

Photo By John Phillips


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Lupita Nyong'o rocks a textured updo at the 2022 Vanity Fair Oscar Party

Photo By Lionel Hahn


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Lupita Nyong'o has a little fun with two high buns at the world premiere of "Nope"

Photo By Rodin Eckenroth


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Lupita Nyong'o looks regal in this textured high topknot at the Black Panther: Wakanda Forever event in Mexico City

Photo By Agustin Cuevas


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Lupita Nyong'o turned natural hair into a bow at the Ebony Power 100

Photo By Frazier Harrison