These curly haired celebrities are as famous for their hair as they are for their achievements - even winning the Nobel Prize for Physics.


"I pefer an ugly truth to a pretty lie. If someone is telling me the truth that is when I will give my heart." - Shakira


Why: Mega Star, Mega Curls, Mega Heart Birth name: Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll Born: February 2, 1977, Barranquilla, Colombia Hair Type: 3b

What We Recommend for Hair Like This

  1. Keep rockin' those curls and stay away from the flat iron! The world needs more uber-celebrities that love their hair.
  2. Wear those curls down and be proud of that gorgeous mane. Try Curlisto Control II and Curlisto Structura Lotion for a nice combo for your curls.

Quick Facts

  1. Shakira is of Lebanese-American, Italian and Spanish decent.
  2. Shakira learned English by studying the music of Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, and the poetry of Walt Whitman.
  3. Shakira is a trained belly-dancer and performs barefoot. Her nonprofit foundation is called The Barefoot Foundation.
  4. Shakira is short in stature - 4 feet 11 inches.
  5. “Hips Don’t Lie” is the most-streamed track of the past decade, with over 85 million online plays.

Official Shakira Video: Hips Don't Lie (Featuring Wyclef Jean)

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Libbi B.

Carole King should have been on this list. She is one of my curly heros!

Nick Valensi ;)

The article should have included Keri Russell and Taylor Swift.

Fun article. Really enjoyed it. And love all the curlies mentioned.

Oh, we have the same birthday..and nearly the same hair type..This is so cool, even though people like to call me "Diana Ross'. :)