It was truly iconic on Sunday night when Miss South Africa, Zozibini Tunzi, was crowned the official Miss Universe for 2019. Zozibini is the first black woman to be given the title since 2011. Her win was also a win for women of colour all over the world – a push for the representation of all forms of beauty.
Now, her perfectly sculpted visage has jostled her to the number one spot on our beauty crush list. The 26-year-old beauty queen usually favours natural-looking looks with makeup that accentuates her striking features, but it is her cropped teeny weeny Afro we have completely fallen in love with.
Looking for your next leading lady of legendary beauty moments? Look no further.
Here’s a look at her most distinctive beauty looks: