Lupita Nyong’o accuses Grazia of editing her hair to fit ‘Eurocentric’ ideals | Film

The Oscar-winning actor Lupita Nyong’o has accused Grazia magazine of editing her hair on the cover of its latest edition to “fit a more Eurocentric notion of what beautiful hair looks like”. Nyong’o posted an image of the Grazia cover… Read More

Lupita Nyong’o is right: erasing her afro hair exposes the extent of prejudice | Yasmin Jones-Henry | Opinion

Fashion has always been political. How people dress, what they choose to wear, is a reflection of their innermost tastes and preferences. Fashion is an extended form of self-advertisement. For centuries women have used their appearance as a means to… Read More

‘Monumental mistake’: photographer sorry for altering Lupita Nyong’o’s hair | Film

The photographer who altered the hair of the Oscar-winning actor Lupita Nyong’o on the cover of Grazia magazine has apologised for an “incredibly monumental mistake”. An Le said he recognised that the smoothing and erasing of parts of Nyong’o’s hair… Read More