How Lupita Nyong’o Is Teaching Us To Love Ourselves Again

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Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past few months, you should definitely recognize the name Lupita Nyong’o. If the name doesn’t ring a bell, she’s currently Hollywood’s “it” girl, who’s turning heads this awards season in beautiful and well-chosen gowns all while becoming a household name from her breakout role in the blockbuster “12 Years A Slave.” She’s not just being recognized for her acting — which for a new actress is pretty phenomenal, but also for her beauty. The stunning Kenyan beauty was honored over the weekend at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon where she revealed parts of her painful journey through in the valleys of self-hate. . . .

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