Get Natural Hair Inspiration From These Must-Follow Instagram AccountsJuly 01, 2021
Calling those with textured hair: let down your curls, kinks and coils and embrace the beauty of your natural hair. If you’ve been on the hunt for inspiration for ways to style, take care of and feel empowered by your hair, what better place to look than the unofficial bible of all things beauty: Instagram. We know you’ve probably already hit follow on some of the most popular nail artists, inspiring Black skincare experts and dopest makeup artists, but if you’re looking for the ultimate natural hair inspo, we’ve got you covered. Whether you recently joined #TeamNatural or have always been a naturalista, find 10 accounts that are sure to give you everything you’re looking for, below.
Jasmine, @amazingnaturalhairWith a name like @AmazingNaturalHair, this account speaks for itself. It was founded by @MsJass_ and showcases different women embracing their natural hair in all its glory. From afros and ponytails to braids and protective styles, we guarantee you’ll get lost in a two-hour scrolling spell simply admiring these beautiful styles.
Follow Daphnie to add a pop of color to your feed (her outfits are anything but boring) and find new products that will help style, wash and protect your coils. She films fun, easy-to-follow videos on her Instagram and YouTube channel showcasing helpful step-by-step guides like how to DIY passion twists, get the bounciest wash-and-go curls and craft eye-catching bejeweled updos.
Cipriana is the epitome of fabulousness. She was blessed with a gorgeous head of hair and isn’t afraid to show it. Not only does she post serious hair-inspo, but her très chic outfit ensembles are always on point, too. Scroll through her feed to catch her equally adorable twin sister @TkWonder also slay the natural hair game.
There are very few words short of “ah-mazing” that can accurately describe the masterful creations found on Ky’s IG account. The artist uses her talented skills to create full-on sculptures out of her long natural hair. Even if you can’t create the looks on your own, we promise you’ll become mesmerized by her work.
Jay and Trina, @curltureuk
This award-winning empowerment duo is taking Instagram by storm with their natural hair, beauty and lifestyle account. Aside from showing you all their natural hair tips and tricks, you can also catch snippets of their mission to empower Black women all over the world.
Gain the confidence to proudly rock your natural hair with Berlicia’s positive manifestos on the versatility of her hair. “I can have my hair in an afro one day, wash and go the next, box braids, braid out, twist out, TWA, and couldn’t be happier with the crown I'm blessed with,” she says. Catch her on TikTok working to break stigmas around natural hair and educating her followers on how to style and embrace their ’fros.
Meet Alexus Crown who is loved for her incredible style and statement afro. This influencer boasts over 90,000 followers on Instagram and it’s a no-brainer as to why. You can find Crown serving you all the looks, as well as giving you product recommendations and different styles for the ultimate natural hair inspiration account.
Ranging from protective to natural styles and everything in between, Romance Cox is sure to give you what you’re looking for. While you’re searching for a new hairstyle, be sure to snag some tips on all things beauty, fashion, skincare, manis and more from her, too.
Megan Lynn, @lynswayxx
The queen of edges has entered the chat. For simple tutorials on how to lay voluminous edges, Megan is your girl. She also offers tips and product recommendations for keeping curls moisturized and bouncy to help you maintain healthy hair and achieve the length and definition of your dreams.
As a dreadlocks expert, Nenchyna has been open and honest with her followers about her locs journey since day one, encouraging them to trust the process. On your YouTube channel she posts informative videos on different types of locs as well as how to wash, care and style them.