Trends we love! The Afro

Posted on: July 18, 2012

From icons Diana Ross and Marsha Hunt to the new kids on the block like Solonge Knowles and Jill Scott, it seems the bigger the star, the bigger the hair! The afro has long been the go-to style for black women around the world and it seems some of our favourite celebrities are working the trend in a modern and oh-so fabulous way! Here at Sleek we make it easy for you to re-create this iconic style just like stars!

Corinne Bailey Rae

Miss Bailey-Rae has gone for a soft look afro curl which has been clipped to the back and styled. This look complements her delicate features perfectly. To achieve this look we recommend our Afro Cool Curl available in 8” RRP£16.99

Tanika Ray

Tanika has gone for one of our office favourites in colour 4/27 this afro kinky look is natural, and the colour choice compliments Tanika’s skin tone nicely. Get the look with Afro Kinky Weave 8” RRP£16.99 or  for our wig lovers – our human hair wig Whitney RRP£34.99.  

Beyoncé Knowles
Beyoncé has gone for a the traditional afro look! To achieve this vintage afro look we suggest you go for our typical Big Afro wig which can be pulled out for added ‘bug’. Our Sleek Big Afro is RRP£19.99

Solange Knowles

Miss Knowles is really on our radar with her au-natural afro look. In this look she has decided to go for the modern, contemporary Afro which has framed her face so well. To acheive this look Sleek recommends our Fashion Idol 101 (tongable synthetic) Chaka Weave available in an array of colours that best suit your preference RRP£5.99.

Jill Scott

Amazing soul singer Jill Scott is rocking a modern day bobbed afro, with medium sized spiral curls. To achieve this cute look Sleek recommend our Remy Touch Choice Toronto Weave at RRP£9.99

1 Response to "Trends we love! The Afro"

I’m a nigerian with type 4c hair which is the kinkiest of the hair textures and I was wondering if to go for d afro kinky weave or the afro cool curl in order to blend it with my natural hair. Thank you.

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