Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail 15K If You Like This Article Kindly Give Us A Share! Ghana Celebrity Watch Culture There is a popular saying ‘There is nothing new under the sun’, and it’s probably because when it comes to everything beautiful, the people kissed by the sun have probably done it already. In a recent editorial shoot by the racist Vogue magazine, that are now rebranding that part of itself, Rihanna features on the front cover with an outstanding and astonishing beautiful hairdo and look. More Articles You Would Love Rastafarians Win Court Ruling On Ghanaian School Achimota That Denied Students Admission Due To Their Locks #FGStyle: Love To Show A Little Bit Of Leg…..See These Slit Skirt Inspiration A hairstyle of twists with afro puff buttons. The goddess was stunning in almost every shot, and there is no doubt the creativity behind the hairdo was one to really admire and fairly similar to that of MzVee PICS: MzVee Crashes Her Social Media Page With Her New Afro Puffed Faux Locs But for those that don’t know, this hairstyle is one that is very common amongst the Malagasy people, a tribe that originated from Madagasca. There are various types of people amongst the set and they are of mixed African and Asian ancestry. Three Malagasy populations, Temoro, Vezo, and Mikea, have approx. 70% African ancestry and 30% Asian ancestry while others have lower African ancestry. The group had different forms of hairstyles that adapts with age, marital status and circumstances. For example, the hairstyle for ceremony (family celebrations, ritual demonstrations…) ; the daily life hairstyle; and the hairstyle for mourning. However, the Malagasy have habit to braid their hair. The hairstyle allows so to classify every individual in hierarchy or in its social function. In case of mourning, some prescripts give rise to modifications. Historically, to some tribes, to pay tribute to the deceased, the women and the men had to sacrifice their hair except the tribe leader. But to bring it back to Rihanna, the style of which has been emulated by the hair stylist is called the Tanavoho. It is a female hairstyles, which was the common style for the single Sakalava women, the Sakalava being an etnic group living in the north of the island. It is a crown braid with large volume as seen below. Source: Wikipedia & hairstylesoftheworld.wordpress.com See More On African Culture Here. Black Moroccans Show Us How They Flex At Weddings In Their Wedding Guest StylesDiscover July’s ‘NUBIAN HERITAGE MONTH’; An Initiative By Egyptians & Sudanese To Correct Historical MisrepresentationHere Is What Africans Need To Learn About The New Black American Movement FBA ‘Foundational Black Americans’Meet The Beautiful East African ‘Afar’ Women And Their Unique Jewelry Adornment Style For Special OccassionsWomen Whipped Until They Bleed To Prove Their Dedication To Men In Brutal Ethiopia Tribal CeremonyVIDEO: Fiji People Make Afro Hair A Pre-Requisite For Their Beauty Pageant In Their Annual Cultural CelebrationPICS: See How The Kayan Women Of Northern Thailand Women Stretch Their Necks With Metal CoilsPICS: Asia’s Religious Leader Buddha Was Nappy Headed And Wore Bantu KnotsPICS: Enjoy These Immaculate Face-Paint Portraits of Ethiopia’s Surma People By Giovanna AryafaraPICS: See Images Of Members Of Botswana’s San Tribe Believed To Be The World’s Most Ancient Race Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail Nana Tamakloe Founder of FashionGHANA.com and Accra Fashion Week. I'm grateful you visited, I hope you share, subscribe and share your comments or opinions below. More For You Fashion as Art: The Intricate Craftsmanship of Verde Vista by Kophi Faakye The International BRICS+ Fashion Summit Is Here & Kicks Off In Moscow November... Another Black Model Maleesa Mooney Found Murdered Shortly After Nichole Coats Rogue Wave Is Set To Unveil Angolan Elegance & Style In Ghana At... Promising Fashion Student Mary Agona’s Nature-Inspired Collection Shook Up The Riohs Runway! See The Full List Of Accra Fashion Week 2023 Designers Celebrating Culture From... Africa’s Is Set To Take Over The Sportswear Industry: Kudos to Fashion Pioneer... VIDEO: 400 Stunning Models Cast For Accra Fashion Weeks 10th Edition; See Them... #OOTD: Barbados Fashion Brand Arisar Serves Us Macrame Cravings For Our Resort Fantasies “I’m Done Being Memed For Being In An Interracial Relationship” Bill Gates Daughter... Leave a Comment Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.