2020

Beauty Innovator Awards
Twin models Alana and Amaya January, are sitting next to each other outside. One model is wearing bright blue eyeliner and has yellow earrings and a crochet colorful pink top. The other is wearing silver drop earrings and a silver necklace. Both have curly brown hair. Twin models Alana and Amaya January, are sitting next to each other outside. One model is wearing bright blue eyeliner and has yellow earrings and a crochet colorful pink top. The other is wearing silver drop earrings and a silver necklace. Both have curly brown hair.

Curl Product

Curl Product

Prose

Custom Curl Cream

No two curls are made alike, so why not get a truly custom formula as personal as your Sweetgreen order?

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Imbue

Curl Respecting Conditioner

Treat your curls like royalty with this brand’s affordable collection of cleansers, conditioners, stylers, and finishing products for every wave, kink, and coil in the kingdom.

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Miss Jessie’s

Harm Me Knot Gentle Sulfate-Free Shampoo

The rare shampoo that actually smooths out stubborn tangles and leaves hair soft, hydrated, and clean (but not squeaky).

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Model Ariel Toole is wearing a neon yellow and black printed blouse and holding her head over the pool. She has long wavy brown hair. In the second image, the same model is wearing black-and-white polka dotted shorts, black heeled sandals, and a black and neon yellow top. She is swinging her hair to one side. There is an illustration of brown and peach paint swatches behind the images. Model Ariel Toole is wearing a neon yellow and black printed blouse and holding her head over the pool. She has long wavy brown hair. In the second image, the same model is wearing black-and-white polka dotted shorts, black heeled sandals, and a black and neon yellow top. She is swinging her hair to one side. There is an illustration of brown and peach paint swatches behind the images.
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Dry Shampoo

Dry Shampoo

WATERL<SS

Dry Shampoo No Residue

No residue, no overpowering fragrance, no oily roots — just clean, clean-smelling hair.

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Redken

Deep Clean Dry Shampoo

This maximum-strength formula uses rice and tapioca starches for third-day volume and texture without third-day grease.

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Act + Acre

Plant-Based Dry Shampoo

Enriched with fulvic acid and silica to feed hair follicles and stimulate keratin, this is a dry shampoo that doesn’t feel like a guilty pleasure.

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Hair Treatment

Hair Treatment

Jupiter

Soothing Elixir

A few drops of this refreshing citrus-scented serum work like a skin-care treatment for your itchy scalp.

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K18 Biomimetic Hairscience

Leave-In Molecular Repair Hair Mask

A decade of research distills down to a four-minute treatment that uses the DNA structure of hair keratin to renew damaged strands.

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Flawless by Gabrielle Union

Restoring Exotic Oil Treatment

Despite its high concentration of oils, this versatile formula is light and easily absorbed, so it won’t weigh down loose curls or shrink tight coils.

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Model Amaya January stands outside in a peach crochet bikini top and silver earrings. She has brown curly hair and is standing in front of trees and a bright blue sky. In the second image she is seated next to her sister Alana January and wearing green silk pants and a white button-down shirt that is open to reveal the bikini top. Her sister is wearing a pink and green crochet dress. There is an illustration of brown and peach paint behind them. Model Amaya January stands outside in a peach crochet bikini top and silver earrings. She has brown curly hair and is standing in front of trees and a bright blue sky. In the second image she is seated next to her sister Alana January and wearing green silk pants and a white button-down shirt that is open to reveal the bikini top. Her sister is wearing a pink and green crochet dress. There is an illustration of brown and peach paint behind them.

Hair Tool

Hair Tool

Dyson

Corrale

The flexing plate technology on this cordless styler makes every other flat iron look like a fossil.

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CHI

Lava Curl Shot

Pros: a curl-setting “cool shot” for lasting results and an ergonomic design that makes styling simple. Cons: no excuse for skipping arm day.

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AQUIS

Lisse Luxe Hair Turban

Spend less time drying your hair and more time doing literally anything else with this woven hair turban designed to curb breakage and frizz.

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Hair Styling Product

Hair Styling Product

R+Co

ZIG ZAG Root Teasing + Texture Spray

Ditch the ‘80s connotations of big hair and say hello to decidedly modern volume, texture, and grit.

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Pattern

Hydrating Mist

Made for curls but versatile enough for everyone, this mist works like an electrolyte powder to revive hungover hair.

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Oribe

Invisible Defense Universal Protection Spray

Dryness, frizz, heat damage, compromised color: This weightless spray tackles any harm that comes your hair’s way.

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PHOTOGRAPHED AND DIRECTED BY ZHAMAK FULLAD; STYLED BY DANASIA SUTTON; MAKEUP BY FRANCESCA MARTIN AT WALTER SCHUPFER MANAGEMENT; HAIR BY ANDRES COPELAND AT ATELIER MANAGEMENT; NAILS BY MIMI D.; MODELED BY ARIEL TOOLE AT SELECT LOS ANGELES; MODELED BY LYRIC MARIAH AT SELECT LOS ANGELES; MODELED BY ALANA JANUARY AT STATE MODELS LOS ANGELES; MODELED BY AMAYA JANUARY AT STATE MODELS LOS ANGELES; CASTING BY LILAC PEREZ; MOTION SHOT BY RAHEEM HERCULE; MOTION EDITED BY AALANY McMAHAN.

DESIGNED BY IDIL GOZDE, SEETA KANHAI, & HANNAH MINN; PRODUCT DESIGN BY LEE MISENHEIMER; BEAUTY DIRECTOR, CAT QUINN; SENIOR PHOTO EDITOR, MARY FLETCHER; DESIGN DIRECTOR, ELSA JENNA; EXECUTIVE PHOTO DIRECTOR, SARAH FILIPPI.

JENNY SAUCEDA; HAIR BY EROL KARADAG; NAILS BY SARAH NGUYEN AT WALTER SCHUPFER MANAGEMENT; MODELED BY ANIMA AGYEMAN; MODELED BY DAPHNE VARGAS AT OFFSHORE AGENCY; MODELED BY TEF GORRIN AT OFFSHORE AGENCY

CURL PRODUCT, ARIEL: ANNAKIKI TOP; ANNAKIKI SKIRT; KURT GEIGER BRANDY HEELS, $150, AVAILABLE AT KURTGEIGER.COM. HAIR TREATMENT, ALANA & AMAYA: FARRADAS KNITS TOP; KSLAM HUSTLE BLOUSE, $136, AVAILABLE AT KSLAMCLOTHING.COM; FARRADAS KNITS DRESS; KSLAM PANTS; STYLIST’S OWN JEWELRY.

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