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Teyana Taylor‘s coiffure was the speak of last night’s Billboard Music Awards. The singer and director surprised on the present’s crimson carpet carrying a sultry crimson lip and green chrome nails, but it surely was her nostalgic coiffure that stole our consideration.
Taylor’s coiffure featured long braids that have been accentuated by silver jeweled accessories, and her hair was pulled into 4 asymmetrical buns on all sides of her head. If the coiffure felt acquainted, it was seemingly as a result of it seemed rather a lot like Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes’s coiffure within the well-known “No Scrubs” video. In Lopes’s video, she wears the coiffure with three ponytails towards the entrance of her head and retains the coiffure free of jewellery, but it surely has since turn out to be a well-liked nod to the ’90s and has been re-created numerous instances by followers and fellow artists alike.
Although neither Taylor nor her hairstylist has explicitly said that Lopes’s coiffure was the inspiration behind her Billboard Awards look, Taylor has demonstrated her love for ’90s fashion and music earlier than (take her “Undercover” music video, for instance), so it is sensible that the star would proceed to pay homage to the superstars of that period. Take a better have a look at Lopes’s authentic coiffure beneath, and see if you happen to can spot the similarities.
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