The "Shots Fired" star reveals what really made her shave her head and why she decided to do without a fashion stylist. 

May, 25, 2017

It's hard to imagine Aisha Hinds without her signature bald head, but believe it or not: she wasn't always up for the "cut life." 

"Before I moved to LA, I was very deliberate about growing my hair out. I had my doobie goin'," she shared during the most recent episode of ESSENCE Live.

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"I had a full relaxer. When I looked at television. When I looked at film, those are the images that I saw in abundance, so I thought I had to be that."

Watch the above clip to find out what changed her mind and how a haircut helped transform her career.