PHOTOS: #MyESSENCE Instagram Picks

Earlier this month we asked our readers to take pictures of themselves with our October cover featuring Viola Davis using the hashtag #myessence. We were so excited to see the response. Here are some of our favorites.

 

Sylvia Obell Sep, 30, 2013

1 of 24 @beno_james/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

2 of 24 @Najahliketheriver/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

3 of 24 @Chocolatebull/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

4 of 24 Sheryl Lee Ralph/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis. Sheryl Lee Ralph even joined the fun! 

5 of 24 @Evengansistah/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

6 of 24 @Fabjennie/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

7 of 24 @Benniesbabygurl/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

8 of 24 @Justmagenta/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

9 of 24 @Kc_gen/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

10 of 24 @Lalynns/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

11 of 24 @Latonyarich/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

12 of 24 @Lizzyo64/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

13 of 24 @Lovingmyroots/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

14 of 24 @Madamesiobhan/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

15 of 24 @Madamesiobhan/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

16 of 24 @Michellejackson14/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

17 of 24 @Micheme9/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

18 of 24 @Mrshairtoday2012/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

19 of 24 @msgulty/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

20 of 24 @Poshpews/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

21 of 24 @Resicup1/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

22 of 24 @Sassifemmey/Instagram

Readers strike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

23 of 24 @The_enchantress/Instagram

Readers stike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.

24 of 24 @Yofriendjen/Instagram

Readers stike a pose with our October cover featuring Viola Davis.