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We love a side sweep that leaves a few pieces behind; here, Garcelle Beauvais does it perfectly.
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Ali earned a degree in African-American studies and government from Harvard.
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Where: Chaka Khan's Birthday Party in New York City.
Why: Henson wore her side-sweep for a fun night out in the Big Apple, proving it makes for an easy day-to-night look.
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Where: The 21st Annual 'A Night At Sardi's' Gala at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.
Why: The over-the-shoulder hair is not just limited to straight hair, but as Hampton shows, it also lends itself to luscious, lovely locs.
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Where: The 44th NAACP Image Awards at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California.
Why: A strapless dress is always a good match for soft curls swept to one side.
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Where: The 'Skirts Only' Fashion Show at 404 NYC in New York City.
Why: Milian flaunted long shiny strands with a voluminous side-swept bang.
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Where: The 2012 UNICEF Snowflake Ball at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City.
Why: Ebanks swept her wavy, wondrous tresses over one shoulder to show off her riveting red dress. So chic!
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