Jourdan Dunn Rocks An Afro on Two Vogue Brasil Covers, and it is Glorious

By Kenrya Rankin Jan 25, 2016

Supermodel Jourdan Dunn is killing it on not one, but two Vogue Brasil covers for February. She’s wearing fab Burberry, but the real standout in both images is her hair. Natural and full, it gives renewed meaning to the term “crowing glory.”


The British model typically rocks straight hair in the public eye, and natural Black hair is far from a mainstay on the cover of major fashion magazines. Dunn famously shared last year that she wears wigs to protect her natural locks, because she it was beginning to fall out from mistreatment. “My hair has been so damaged with heat and styling because most hairdressers still don’t know what to do with Afro hair,” she told Hello magazine.

Last May, Dunn became the first Black model to cover Vogue UK in 12 years