Head-turning hairstyles from our May cover girl.

Apr, 10, 2012

Taraji P. Henson graces the May issue of ESSENCE in her signature swingable bob, but this wasn't always Henson's hairstyle of choice. The Think Like a Man star has worn nearly every hairstyle in the book, from blonde, waist-length ringlets, to blunt-cut, jet black bangs.

As we celebrate Henson's ESSENCE cover and new film, let's take a look back at some of her most head-turning hairstyles over the years.