Esther Passaris proves long braids are appropriate for any age

 

Women over 40 can wear a variety of lengthy styles ranging from buns and braided updos to loose curls and waves.

Nairobi woman rep Esther Passaris has been rocking her braids with so much grace and style.

We have hardly seen her in braids, but Nairobi Woman rep Esther Passaris is spotting long abuja braids in the coolest look by any female politician.

Passaris is currently rocking long black braids and when we say these braids are long we are not kidding.

Even in an updo, her braids hang to her waist and we have taken note of her style.

Scroll down to see Passari’s new hair do as seen on her Instagram

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Wambui Collymore and other prominent Kenyan women who rock short hair

The late Bob Collymore’s wife Wambui unveiled a new look at the cremation ceremony for her CEO husband on July 2nd, 2019.

She was no longer spotting dreadlocks, and had this time shaved. Many KOT commented how good she looks.

Her short hair makes her more younger and and beautiful.

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However it has been noticed that most of the prominent women seem to be rocking in short hair. Here is a list:

Wahu

The gospel artist Wahu has been rocking in her hairstyle which really looks dope on her.

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Magret Kenyatta

Th first lady has always been stunning with her looks in her short grey hair.

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Akothee

Madam Boss has never disappointed her fans on her fashion. She is always pulling the best looks especially with her short hair.

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Racheal Ruto

The wife of the Deputy President is not only known to be having passion in women empowerment but also supporting women to making their future better.

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Nenoh Ndiema 
She is the wife of the TV presenter Antony Ndiema. The musician is a proud mother of two adorable kids as the fruits of her happy marriage. She has maintained the perfect looks despite the motherhood task.
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Sabina Chege
The current member of parliament is known to be a very talented lady. She was once an actor at Kenya National Theater and a news presenter who addressed women issues.
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Vivian Kenya

The Kenyan secular musician has been rocking with her short dyed hair. She never lets her fans down on her fashion as she always nails it together with her music productions.
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Annabel Onyango
She is a fashion stylist who adores what she does and besides making people look good she slays too.
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Drop those normal boring styles and rock your abuja braids like this

 

Who said you have to always have the usual braids?

Just looking through the gram, you will find lots of inspiring new ways to rock your abuja braids, and look just as glowing.

I have put together a list and pictures of your favorite celeb showing us how to be trendy and cute.

 

1. Amina Abdi

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TV presenter Amina In Braided hair, tied up in a bun
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TV presenter Amina Corn rows done in style

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2. Kambua

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Kambua in long protective cornrow hair

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Gospel Musician in Bun protective corn row hair

3. Anita Nderu

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TV presenter Anita Nderu in long twist braids
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TV presenter Anita in protective cornrows with a hint of sauce

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4. Amani Gospel

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Gospel Musician Amani in curly long box braids

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5. Tracy Wanjiru

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TV presenter Tracy looking flawless in almost blonde cornrows with a touch of drop down braids

6. Grace Ekirapa

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TV host Grace Ekirapa with an up do classy corn row
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TV presenter Grace Ekirapa with side corn rows

7. Diana Marua

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Diana Marua corn rows Up do hair in a bun

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Celebrities who’ve rocked short hair and look totally amazing!

If you’ve always wanted to rock short hair, well the time is now. These celebrities are showing us that there is no limitation when it comes to your hair.

Though women are told that their hair is their crown, they are defying these odds and are trying out different shapes, sizes and color with their hair.

Cutting your hair or deciding to keep short hair is a bold decision that most ladies are delving into and some of these celebrities are trying these easy to manage amp short hair styles.

So you need a chop? Here are some of the ladies to look for inspiration from on your next hair adventure.

Here are some celebrities who are rocking short hair and are looking flawless.

1.This is Ess

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TV presenter Sharon Mundia in a teeny bunned fro’

2. Joy Kendi

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Vlogger Joy Kendi in a blonde hair cut

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3. Patricia Kihoro

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Radio presenter Patricia in a short Natural hair do

3. Nadia Mukami

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Musician Nadia Mukami in a bob hair cut

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4. Maxine Wabosha

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Vlogger Maxine Wabosha in a short blonde cut

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5. Joanna Kinuthia

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Joanna Kinuthia in a temple fade maroon dyed hair

6. Huddah Monroe

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Huddah Monroe in a natural short hair, hair do

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7. Nyce Wanjeri

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Nyce Wanjiru with a natural side fade fro’

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8. Viviane Kenya

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Musician Vivianne with a weeny fro’

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5 wigs Julie Gichuru wears that are worth splurging on

Julie Gichuru is no stranger to the wigs unit.

We know that the media personality, motivational speaker relies on the expertise of hairline B Luxury Store to create natural looking pieces.

Wigs are a great way to protect your natural hair from damage. Wigs have evolved in Kenya to take in color, texture, cost, among other factors.

Media personality Julie Gichuru is making it one of the most coveted beauty items for an everyday look.

See all her moments that will make you want to wig out.

  1. She has also been known to trade in her signature look for this
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B’s East African Online store Professionally Customised hand-made WIGS

2. Blond Pixie cut

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3. She turned heads in this in a larger than life curly wig

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The curly wig is certainly one of Julies most noteworthy beauty moments

4. We have seen this cute ombre look on Vera Sidika

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Julie has sported a pink mane that many of us would shy away from

5. Want to play it safe? Try out this waist length black wig

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Akothee unveils new look as she steps out for birthday party

 

Everyone is blown away by how stunning Akothee looks as she celebrated turning 36.

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Akothee and Nelly Oaks

Akothee celebrated her birthday on 10th April in a surprise birthday party held at the Concord Suites Hotel.

She showed up in a limo, wearing a new weave, and makeup that made most people ask who she is, before realizing it was madam boss.

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Akothee blows out candles

She commented about her new look saying

For those who ever commented that I am ugly , repent now , before I take your man home 🤣😂🤣😂😂😂 if this is what beauty is for you 

Akothee proudly showed off her new look in a series of photos with family members.

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Akothee birthday celebrations

She complimented her new look with a figure hugging gold dress and strappy sandals.

The new look comes days after revealing she is saved and intends to relocate to another country.

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Gilgil man kills wife over ‘bob cut’ hairstyle

 

Residents of Gilgil town woke up to a rude shock after a man killed his wife as his children watched in horror, following a domestic quarrel.

The man is said to have stabbed the wife on the neck and stomach using a kitchen knife following a row over her hairstyle which he didn’t like.

The suspect later turned the knife on himself during the bizarre incident in Site estate, but he was rescued by police and rushed to hospital.

Emotions ran high as police moved in to collect the body of Esther Wambui before rescuing one of the couples children who was covered in blood.

Trouble started after the man questioned the decision by the wife to wear the new hairstyle referred to as ‘Bob-cut’ which he didn’t like.

According to a neighbor Sakina Mohammed, a heated argument ensued between the couple with the man saying that a married woman should not have such a hairstyle.

Sakina, who also doubles as a child activist, said that the man ordered the wife to go back to the salon, a move the deceased refused.

“What followed was a fight as the man attacked the woman trying to shave her but this was met with resistance as neighbors tried to break the door,” she said.

She added that the man went for a kitchen knife and stabbed the wife on the neck and stomach as she pleaded for mercy.

“The woman died holding her one year old daughter who we later rescued covered in blood and we have taken her to a childrens home,” she added.

She noted that after realizing his mistake the suspect used the same knife to stab himself on the lower stomach as members of the public watched in horror.

Gilgil OCPD Emmanuel Opuru confirmed the incident adding that the suspect had been treated and was being held at the police station.

He said that the suspect had a wound on his stomach but doctors had attended to it and he was in stable condition waiting to be charged in court.

“There was an incident on Monday evening where a disagreement between a man and the wife ended tragically and we have opened an inquiry file over the same,” he said.

Opuru said that the body of the woman had been taken to Gilgil sub-county hospital mortuary adding that the suspect would be charged in court with murder.

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‘He looked terrified’ Women tell of embarrassing moments when their wigs fell off

Every woman loves looking beautiful with most of them embracing wigs to give them that boost and to make them feel sexy. but not every woman loves wigs.

Most men do not like wigs with many saying they love ‘team natural kaa misitu’ but  not all wigs are bad considering that some meet the standard quality and texture, achana na hizi za river road.

Some women narrated the most embarrassing situations they had to go through after their wigs fell off. Read their stories below

“The evening started out perfectly. We’d gone on a fantastic date. We shared a yummy soul food dinner I assumed he knew it wasn’t all my hair, but I wasn’t sure if he knew I was wearing a wig. I liked him so much that he still made me nervous, so I wasn’t about to bring it up and possibly make the moment awkward.

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The few times he’d tried to touch my hair I’d casually dodged him without being too obvious. Then just when we began to have what would have been some of the most amazing s#x I’d ever had, instead the unthinkable happened.

In the heat of the moment, he reached up to squeeze and pull my long strands of “hair” and he yanked so hard my wig slipped right off. He looked stunned and terrified at first as he stared at this big wad of 1B hair in his hands, but then he started to laugh. I was so mortified, I jumped out of bed, ripped the wig from his hands and ran and hid in his bathroom.”

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Another says

“I was really late for work, so I boarded a bike to make my journey fast. Suddenly, my wig fell off. I was so embarrassed. The bike man had to stop and help me get it. I just put it in my hand bag. Thank God the weaving I had under was still neat.”

Just when you think you have heard enough another female narrates how meeting an old friend turned out to be her worst nightmare.

“I went for an interview and was waiting for my turn when I saw a long time friend and in the process of hugging, my wig fell off.”

Another woman adds

“I went to the market and was passing in front of meat sellers, something hooked my wig from one of the petty shops and it pulled it off my head and hung it up.”

I attended an event and as I bent to go under the canopy, my wig got stucked and was hanging in the air while people already sitted were staring at me.

All said and done would you wear a wig and if no why wouldn’t you?

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Famous Salon brand forced to apologize after doing this

Luxury salon brand Kérastase has been forced to issue an apology following a comment from its new ambassador Emily Ratajkowski.

The model was snapped up as the new face of the hair brand this week but angered fans by saying that hair was a ‘fundamental part of femininity’.

Announcing her new appointment on Instagram Ratajkowski, 26, wrote: ‘Hair is a fundamental part of beauty, femininity and identity. So excited to announce that I am the new face of @kerastase_official!’

But furious fans have accused the model of being insensitive towards people who have lost their hair through illness or cancer treatments.

One social media user wrote: ‘Some people have hair pulling disorders, cancer, or other reasons why they can’t/ don’t want to grow their hair. Please be considerate to them. Beauty is skin deep’.

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Another blasted: ‘Hair has ABSOLUTELY NOTHING to do with beauty –  beauty comes from within, strength & intelligence.’

Others pointed out that Ratajkowski’s comments could be hurtful to young women enduring chemotherapy and radiotherapy which can cause the hair to fall out.

Within hours of sharing the Instagram post, the model appeared to have edited it so that it simply read: ‘So excited to announce that I am the new face of @kerastase_official! Welcome good hair days!’

The beauty giant, which is owned by L’Oréal, also issued an apology via the comments section on in its official Instagram page.

They said they were ‘deeply sorry’ about offending anyone with the Instagram photo, adding: ‘Of course beauty is not defined by your hair, beauty is something more spiritual, beauty is an attitude.

‘We honestly tell you we’re very sorry and thanks for your testimony because through it we are learning everyday [sic.].’

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Emily, an outspoken feminist, recently admitted she thinks it’s important to be controversial.

The London-born star revealed she would rather be criticised for her opinions than not ‘stand for anything’.

Emily explained: ‘I think if you don’t have haters or if you’re not somewhat controversial, then you’re not standing for anything in general and that’s something I think about a lot.

‘So I’d rather be p***ing people off than just everyone liking me.’

 DailyMail.