Where: BET's Black Girls Rock 2012 at Paradise Theater in New York City.

Why: One of our favorite naturalistas worked the red carpet in her glorious halo of shiny curls. Perfection!

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Kerry Washington, Beverly Bond, Tracee Ellis Ross and more dish on their excitment for Black Girls Rock!

Essence.com
Nov, 05, 2012

Stars flocked to New York to attend the 2012 Black Girls Rock! Awards honoring Alicia Keys, Janelle Monae and former ESSENCE editor Susan L. Taylor for their many accomplishments. Hostesses Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King, along with Kerry Washington, Bridget Kelly, La La Anthony, and several other celebs dazzled on the pink carpet as they voiced their excitement for the annual event.

Check out the video to see who else came out to support BGR!