If there’s one event that amplifies Black beauty to the utmost degree, it’s Black Girls Rock! The annual awards show, created to celebrate trailblazing change makers across various industries, just wrapped its 2017 edition and as expected, the beauty inspo was seriously stunning. Check out all of the standout hair and makeup moments below!
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1 of 18 Gilbert Carrasquillo
The actress and host for the night walked the red carpet in her new all natural cut. We're loving this auburn shade on her!
2 of 18 Dia Dipasupil
We need the skincare routine of this singing duo as soon as possible.
3 of 18 Dia Dipasupil
The beauty boss and Gucci Mane's other half stunned in a towering pixie.
4 of 18 Dia Dipasupil
The woke model made the red carpet her runway in bright red lipstick and her curly coif.
5 of 18 Dia Dipasupil
Once again, hairstylist Felicia Leatherwood worked her mane magic on the TV star, who was also a BGR honoree.
6 of 18 Paul Zimmerman
The DJ and Black Girls Rock! founder slayed in mermaid-esque waves.
7 of 18 Paul Zimmerman
8 of 18 Gilbert Carrasquillo
When isn't this girl curly hair goals?!
9 of 18 Gilbert Carrasquillo
10 of 18 Gilbert Carrasquillo
The Latina stunner looked sophisticated and chic in a curly bob and neutral-toned makeup.
11 of 18 Gilbert Carrasquillo
The singer picked out her afro and accessorized with a pretty flower for the annual event.
12 of 18 Gilbert Carrasquillo
We love watching the singer get creative with her locs.
13 of 18 Gilbert Carrasquillo
She may be a teenager, but Jackson is already leaving her beauty mark on the industry in a plethora of natural hairstyles, including this chic updo.
14 of 18 Gilbert Carrasquillo
15 of 18 Paul Zimmerman
The OWN star decked out her locs in twine and charms.
16 of 18 Gilbert Carrasquillo
The actress flaunted her badass mohawk on the red carpet.
17 of 18 Paul Zimmerman
The singer sported her signature larger-than-life mane before hitting the stage later that night.
18 of 18 Gilbert Carrasquillo
The singer's merlot pout made her a standout at the big event.
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