1. In this short video for Vogue, Lupita Nyong’o talks about the joy and intimacy of braiding hair and her love for her own hair texture.
“What I love about my hair texture and this kind of hair is you can do all sorts of interesting angular shapes with it. Braiding just tells a story.”
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