September 12, 2009 by The Lupie Chick
Tyra Banks will reveal what her hair looks like without styling, wigs or extensions.
The former supermodel has a hair-themed show to kick off the fifth series of her US programme in an attempt to reassure women who have insecurities about their hair.
On showing off her hair, she said: “It’s just me coming straight out of the shower with wet hair – my hairdresser’s going to do my hair live on stage.”
She aims to reassure them about how attractive their hair is naturally and “ask them to be brave enough to show it to everybody on national television,” Tyra said.
The Tyra Show – the title now uses only her first name – last week won a Daytime Emmy Award in the talk show-informative category.
Tyra also will be front and centre for the new run of her series America’s Next Top Model, which debuts in the US this week.
This time around, women who are under five ft seven – generally scorned as short by the fashion industry – are being considered.
“I feel like it’s my calling to open up stereotypes of beauty,” Tyra said.
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