It hasn’t even been two weeks since we noticed Naomi Osaka serving some severe seems on the purple carpet on the 2021 ESPY Awards, and she or he is again at it with one other swoon-worthy coiffure on the 2021 Olympics Opening Ceremony. On Friday, July 23, the Crew Japan tennis participant posted a sequence of photographs on her Instagram feed exhibiting her lighting the Olympic Torch whereas sporting some attractive field braids.
The sequence of photographs is accompanied by a heartfelt caption that reads, “Undoubtedly the best athletic achievement and honor I’ll ever have in my life. I’ve no phrases to explain the sentiments I’ve proper now however I do know I’m presently full of gratefulness and thankfulness. love you guys thanks.” The six photographs present Osaka processing [PROCEEDING? NOT SURE WHAT YOU MEAN HERE] to the torch, climbing up the steps to the rostrum upon which it stands, and even embrace some photographs of her hair from the again, offering us with greater than sufficient views of her lovely locks.
Although we have seen Osaka put on braids earlier than (and it appears to be a favourite fashion of hers), these braids are dyed purple. She did not specify in her Instagram publish as to why her braids are dyed purple, however we will solely assume it is a nod to the purple circle on the Japanese flag. Her purple locks even coordinate properly with the purple stripes on her shirt and shorts.
It is unclear as to who the hairstylist behind these braids is as a result of Osaka didn’t tag one. Crew USA gymnast Simone Biles revealed by way of Instagram that each one athletes are doing their very own hair and make-up at this 12 months’s video games, so is it doable that she did them herself? Or did she have them styled and dyed previous to arriving in Tokyo?
Whoever is chargeable for this look, effectively finished. In our hearts, Osaka’s field braids have already taken residence a gold medal.
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