If you’re a regular on BeyondClassicallyBeautiful.com, by now you’re familiar with our ongoing street photo series titled “Real Beauty Moment.”
As an intro to our upcoming, Real Beauty Moment Children’s series, we bring you 8 beautiful girls who are in love with self expression and their natural hair.
Read on to see what they had to say.
“I like my hair braided because it makes me feel special.”
– Dureti O’brien, 8
BCB: Do you always wear your hair in pigtails?
BCB: How do you feel in pigtails?
– Azariah DeGrace , 6
BCB: What do you do for fun?
Leah: I dance. I like how you can do so many different styles and they’re all so unique.
BCB: When you dance how do you wear your hair?
Leah: I usually wear it half up, half down like Ariana Grande.
– Leah Jones, 14
BCB: Have you always had natural hair?
Grace: Yeah, I usually get twists and side braids. It’s really easy to take care of. Even though it [takes] a lot of time, it’s pretty.
BCB: So natural hair makes you feel pretty?
Grace: Yeah, I really like it.
– Grace Klebenov, 15
“I don’t like straightening my hair. I like it natural.”
BCB: Why don’t you like straightening your hair?
Dera: It’s not comfortable.
BCB: What type of styles do you like to wear your hair?
Dera: I love cornrows in the front and twists in the back.
– Dera Klebenov, 9
BCB: What do you like to do outside of school?
Ayanna: I dance.
BCB: What do you enjoy most about dancing?
Ayanna: It helps me express myself. And I like music.
BCB: Is Leah your best friend?
Ayanna: Yeah. We dance together.
– Ayanna Jefferson, 12
BCB: How old are you?
Layla: I am 4.
BCB: How do you like your hairstyle?
Layla: It’s good.
– Layla Redcross, 4
“I’m just happy that God allowed me to have such beautiful hair.”
BCB: Is your hair hard to maintain or easy?
Jaala: It’s easy. I like my hair the way it is.
– Jaala Redcross