Rihanna is a legend who is surely taking the music industry by storm, and also a pioneer who confidently sports the edgiest hairstyles. She is a true diva on and off the red carpet, and has inspired millions of women. We’ve put together some of RiRi’s boldest hairdos, which went on to gain popularity all over the world.
1. Fiery Red Long Plait
This classy, red carpet-ready hairstyle is not for the faint of heart. RiRi successfully styled her cherry red long locks into a voluminous braid. The halo braids framing her face softened up the look. When trying on this look, use Darling’s Yaki Braid for extra volume, length and drama.
2. Classic High Ponytail
This classy ponytail is a perfect mixture of classy and edgy. Here, Rihanna wears her hair slicked back into a high, sleek ponytail, finishing out the glamorous look with her signature bold lip colour. Rock this style with Darling’s Super Star Braid.
3. Bantu Knots
Rihanna shook us all when she debuted Bantu knots in 2014 at the iHeart radio music awards. She paired this bold look with a dark green lip colour and a black sheer lace Givenchy Couture dress, and instantly became a talking point around the world. Own this look with Darling’s Senegal Twist.
4. Ombre Body Wave
These ombre, centre-parted body waves made women of all ages sit up and take notes. Paired with a bright red lip, this look is subtle and sexy in equal parts.
Eager to try on a few celebrity hairstyles? Check out some of Yara Shahidi’s Most Stunning Hair Looks for more inspiration.