Nicki Minaj isn’t mendacity when she calls herself Barbie, and he or she has pink braids all the way down to her ankles to show it. Last night time, the Grammy-nominated rapper took to Instagram and unveiled her new coiffure in not one, however two photographs.
Minaj captioned her first picture with the hashtag #Motorsport, which implies we’ve got the brand new music video with Migos and Cardi B. to thank for giving us these tresses. People are already praising her hairstylist, Kim Kimble, who has carried out seems for Tyra Banks, Laverne Cox, Zendaya and Beyoncé, as a result of they know this look took rather a lot longer than a number of hours. So a lot so, that she additionally enlisted the assistance of fellow hair skilled Kendra Garvey to get the job carried out.
Not solely do the braids look unimaginable, however Minaj introduced her hair-year full circle and is stepping out of 2017 very like she entered it—with lengthy, boss braids. After a yr of largely straight, lengthy hair, the braids are a welcomed return.
With her birthday tomorrow, we all know Minaj can be swinging these braids round with every change of her hips. And for that, we thank her.