From Zendaya to Rihanna and Lupita to Issa Rae, there are so many celebrities that have rocked faux locs over the years. However, it is no surprise given the instant drama and allure faux locs can add to a look. Take a look below to see some celebrity faux locs looks. Some of the celebs listed may surprise you and inspire you to try faux locs or even loc your own hair!
1 Issa Rae
Issa brought us into 2022 wondering what’s next after she concluded her masterpiece of “Insecure.“ Here though is a lookback of an elegant faux locs look she donned for an interview in 2018. She has melded in cornrows on her crown to faux locs down her back to perfection.
2 Logan Browning
Logan, best known for starring in “Dear White People”, looks ethereal with this locs look. Here, her brown and gold faux locs are tightly bound in a locs ponytail.
Rihanna stunned audiences around the world with her faux locs look in the “Ocean’s 8” movie. Unsurprisingly, she has worn this look before and looked just as great.
Zendaya’s faux locs sparked debate in 2015 when she wore them to the Oscars. But today we’re all about fawning over how she styled them. Here she has them lightly pulled back with a few gold locs accessories which go perfectly with her overall look
5 Meagan Good
In our next look, Megan styles her faux locs down for the 2015 Choice Awards. She wears long locs often such as in her engaging Amazon prime series, Harlem. A definite favorite celebrity faux locs look.
6 Michael B Jordan
This locs look was a massive spark and inspiration for many men to start their own locs/change styles. Michael grew his hair out and had extensions added to complete the look he wore as Erik Killmonger in Black Panther
7 Teyana Taylor
Singer, model, record holder of fastest selling adidas sneakers in 2013, and more! Teyana is wearing her faux locs in a half top bun with her baby hairs out in this pic. A casually chic look as she shops at a Versace boutique.
8 Chloe Bailey
If you thought faux looks were just for unlocd hair think again! Here, Chlöe showcases the versatility of locs with these golden white wrapped locs for the 2021 Met gala.
9 Chloe Bailey (again!)
Next look is Chlöe again! Chlöe still wasn’t done after her golden white wrapped faux locs. Here she is with her deep red faux locs wrapped around her real ones.
10 Keke Palmer
Here Keke Palmer is posing in front of a mirror for a selfie with her locs fanning her. The faux locs add to the fun and flirty look.
11 Angela Bassett
Next up is Angela Bassett as Ramonda in “Black Panther“. These faux locs were actually woven into a wig that Angela wore during the movie.
Ciara looks straight out of winter wonderland in this photo. Her multicolored locs just really tie the look together.
13 Lupita Nyong’o
Lupita is straight posing here in this photo taken in Ghana. From the background, to the outfit, to her faux locs updo – what’s not to like?
14 Susan Kelechi
If you’ve seen Susan on “This is Us”, you know Susan is no stranger to pulling off multiple hair styles! These faux locs she is spotting wearing here are no exception.
15 Megan Thee Stallion
Megan Thee Stallion is rocking her faux locs in two long pigtails. She said it’s the longest she’s kept a style and we can see why!
16 Natasha Rothwell
Natasha is stunning with her side swept bangs and loosely bound ponytail. Her post “Insecure” dreams include film and television directing. The sky is the limit for her and I am excited to see whatever she does next.
Hope you enjoyed this look through of celebrity faux locs looks inspo. Did you have a favorite? Also, have any of these celeb looks inspired you to try faux looks before?