"She wants to do less," James says. "Just less, less, less." Sparkles? Nope. Layers of false lashes? Gone. Minaj seems to have gone from over-the-top to understated in the span of one red carpet, and she looks amazing and eye-catching even without the layers of lashes and sky-high hair.
Maybe that's why Minaj's change seems to resonate with us so much. Here's a woman who leaned in hard to a very specific image at the start of her career — and that image has pretty much grown at the same rate as her popularity. But now? "I'm trying to gradually get her back into wigs, but she's adamant now," James said. "She doesn't want it." So somewhere, there is a room full of her rainbow wigs that are going unworn. There's got to be some sort of charity for that, right? (Cosmopolitan)
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