Lupita Nyong’o’s Lessons in Beauty and Self Esteem

Lupita Nyong’o topped herself with her flawless Sacred Bombshell glam that screams that she really woke up like this. I played with Barbie dolls but I am hoping that someone creates Lupita dolls because this is where I want my daughter to see her reflection.

Here’s what Lupita had to say about beauty and self esteem at an Essence award ceremony a year ago. The goddess won Best Breakthrough Performance Award at the 7th annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon. This text is from the transcript of that event.