nicknamenyquil: teenvogue: Real girls. Real beauty. Real talk. 7 girls show what beauty looks like when it’s not appropriated. We asked seven real girls—with epic hair!—to weigh in. Here, in their own words, inspiring young women reclaim their beauty looks with an ode to the cultures they came from. Photo by Nicolas Kantor 4c hair makes me happy.
“An amazing thing happens when you stop seeking approval and validation: You find it. People are naturally drawn like magnets to those who know who they are and cannot be shaken.” — Mandy Hale | photo courtesy of @queen_taelor