Kelis Style File

Her milkshake may have brought the boys to the yard, but her ferocious fashion sense had the rest of us gawking from the fence. Singer-songwriter Kelis knows how to top the charts with her unique crooning style and daring garb. We love her innovative and unparalleled approach to first-rate chic.
ESSENCE.COM Nov, 21, 2008

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Her milkshake may have brought the boys to the yard, but her ferocious fashion sense had the rest of us gawking from the fence. Singer-songwriter Kelis knows how to top the charts with her unique crooning style and daring garb. We love her innovative and unparalleled approach to first-rate chic.

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The rebellious R&B songstress looks fly in this McDonald’s Arch Card-inspired dress by Jay McCarroll. To maintain a high-hued do like Kelis’s, use Infusium 23 Colourologie Shampoo ($6.99, at drugstore.com)to enhance color and condition.

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Kelis is no stranger to stirring up fashion frenzy. The bubbly star garnered much attention when she shaved off her luscious locks for a sleek, Mohawk-inspired haircut. Keep your freshly cut ends tether-free by applying John Frieda Frizz-Ease Care Daily Nourishment Leave-In Conditioning Spray ($5.99, at drugstore.com) from root to tip.

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Don’t sleep on this black sheep. The singer pulled out some old-world glamour in this velvety white cocktail dress. Cinched detailing and modest studs add edge to the classic look.

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Soft and sweet curls suit this hardcore star. To get your locks lusciously vibrant, apply Biolage by Matrix Smoothing Shine Milk (about $14.99, at drugstore.com) to help control flyaways and add sheen.

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Kelis pockets style brownie points, donning a charming asymmetrical mushroom cut. To help combat damage from heat styling, use Marc Anthony True Professional Simply Straight, Instant Straightening Cream ($7.99, at drugstore.com).

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We love Kelis’s effortless-looking style. Short, moisturized waves give this edgy beauty some clean-cut appeal. Use Davines Momo Moisturizing Curl Enhancing Serum, Dry & Curly Hair ($17.59, at drugstore.com) to help define your texture.

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Kelis keeps it funkadelic, rocking her signature textured curls. Oversized shades and strappy platform sandals complete the look for the paisley princess. When going natural, keep your tresses moisturized with Neutrogena Triple Moisture Deep Recovery Hair Mask ($6.99, at drugstores nationwide).

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The Grammy-nominated artist adds a touch of fun into her playful ensemble, rocking sleek tresses. Run wild with your adventurous side. Use modern organic products pomade for separation + shine ($16.99, at drugstore.com) to add gloss and hold.

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The boss lady of quick-fix fashion, Kelis looks effortlessly chic in a geometric jersey knit dress worn with vintage-inspired pumps.

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Kelis struts her stuff in this fluorescent orange ballerina dress by Heatherette.

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