Her face has enamel painted eyes and mouth, with a stylized painted hairdo. She is wearing a skirt with yellow painted bananas, and a silver tone metal bra. There is a painted cigarette between her fingers.
bobbed hairstyle- created more controversy in hair fashion than in any other period of American culture. And one hairstyle, known simply as ‘the bob’, would be at the center of this great debate. First introduced during WWI.
From Josephine Baker’s slicked-down finger waves and Diana Ross’s huge Afro to Sade’s signature red lip and Lupita Nyong’o’s glowing skin, here are 15 images that capture the essence of beautiful black women through the years.