Hairdresser Yusef Williams talks working with Rihanna

Hairdresser Yusef Williams talks working with Rihanna

Working with a globally-famous celebrity is a coup for any hairstylist, but when said celebrity is Rihanna? You’ve hit the jackpot. Yusef Williams has worked with the star for over a decade, on everything from her standout Met Gala looks (this year’s challenge, a heavily-embellished Maison Margiela pope hat) to her Fenty Beauty campaigns, her […]

The story behind Rihanna's dreadlocks in Ocean's 8

The story behind Rihanna’s dreadlocks in Ocean’s 8

Rihanna is one of the eight talented actresses that star in one of 2018’s most anticipated films – Ocean’s 8. In celebration of the film’s premiere on June 8, Refinery29 will be spilling the tea about everything you might want to know about it. They started with an interview with Yusef Williams, Rihanna’s longtime hairstylist. […]

See how Yusef Williams became Rihanna's hairstylist for a decade Rihanna Online

See how Yusef Williams became Rihanna’s hairstylist for a decade

For the past 10 years, Yusef has been dictating all of the beauty trends we emulate via his most famous client, none other than Rihanna. He started out his career as a performer, but he ended up behind the scenes. In Hairstory, he details his rise in the industry from aspiring singer to creative directing […]