Sanaa Lathan Is A Babe In Braids, Obvs

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We're leaving several heart eye emojis under the actress' latest selfie. 

Nikki Brown May, 24, 2017

In a world where braids are still viewed as an “inappropriate” hairstyle, we still get excited whenever we see influential people wear them proudly.

There are few things we know to be true about Sanaa Lathan and one is that she is drop dead gorgeous. The Shots Fired actress has been gifting us with movie classics (Love & Basketball, The Best Man) for years, all while serving the type of off-duty looks that leave us wondering if she’s actually aged.

We’re convinced she hasn’t. And if you need further proof, please take a moment to follow her on Instagram. Lathan’s latest selfie shows off her newest ‘do; a set of cornrows that are styled in varying directions, and accessorized with gold charms.


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The inspo is real and we’re leaving several heart eye emojis under this flawless moment. Check out more of our favorite celebrity braid moments here and be sure to watch the final hour of Shots Fired tonight at 8pm EST on Fox.