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since she was a child, 21-year-old laetitia ky (@laetitiaky ) has braided her family’s hair. but after discovering images of women from different african tribes on instagram, hair sculpting became her new passion. “i started with simple things, like spikes, and gradually got to more complicated styles,” says the aspiring fashion designer who lives in the coastal city of abidjan, ivory coast.
“at first, i just wanted to share my creative world. now, i get messages from black women telling me how much i have helped them accept their natural hair! i feel a great responsibility, and i decided to go further by expressing themes that are close to my heart, like feminism, african beauty, positive body image and self-confidence.”
see more of laetitia’s styles on today’s story.

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@raimundo.almeida.79219754 last month

Legal, muita criatividade

@denisisrael60 5 weeks ago

Amazing 👊

@aweligiyaelizab 5 weeks ago

Wonderful

@emilie.pelgrims59 5 weeks ago

Omg

@stukova_natalia 5 weeks ago

👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

@ku.ldeep3818 4 weeks ago

Good

@jademitsuko.jm 4 weeks ago

🔥

@reptalien_technologies 4 weeks ago

Amazing crazy but amazing artist✨✨✨😍👌🏻

@johnmcdonald9537 4 weeks ago

Perfect

@danontagreen 3 weeks ago

Hi

@5fthersheyks 3 weeks ago

This is true creativity!

@antoinetteamougou 3 weeks ago

👏

@worldpeace_777 3 weeks ago

💖

@the_guy_with_the_helmet 3 weeks ago

Somebody buy her one...

@nastiavarilenko 2 weeks ago

Как во кто сделали

@mint_phattharawadee 2 weeks ago

😮

@qq2.x 2 weeks ago

هكممنتاعلج٧ل

@qq2.x 2 weeks ago

😢

@qq2.x 2 weeks ago

🔥

@qq2.x 2 weeks ago

❤️خغ

@stylite_aj 2 weeks ago

Wow amazing 💨💨💨

@ronron12x 2 weeks ago

Edit

@16.72544 2 weeks ago

Cool

@maks_kisko 2 weeks ago

В прикол ✌🏼😀✌🏼

@vitaliikhkhkhkhkh 2 weeks ago

Прикольно!!!!!👏

@fuji_syukur 1 weeks ago

🤣🤣🤣 amazing

@ruthyluve 6 days ago

Waoo

@sulaimanozovehe 6 days ago

Black has it...beauty!

@allardus 4 days ago

@otthair 😊

@bh.rm6743 3 days ago

Cood

@ino.didi_silver 2 days ago

😜

@maks_kisko 23 hours ago

В прикол ✌🏼😀✌🏼

@ama.blackie 20 hours ago

❤️

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