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30 Photos That Prove Black Girls Slayed the Paris Haute Couture Runways

Although diversity remains a hot button issue within the industry, we were happy to see so many Black beauties represent on the catwalk.

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Black Models on the Haute Couture Runways

Naomi Campbell made headlines when she walked the Azzedine Alaia fashion show.

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Selena Forrest served in straightened tresses on the Valentino 2017-2018 Fall/Winter Haute Couture runway.

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Chantal Monaghan walked the runway during the Jean Paul Gaultier Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show.

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Adwoa Aboah shined during the Fendi Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show.

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Maria Borges smized her way down the Ulyana Sergeenko Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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Lineisy Montero looked like a queen on the lie Saab Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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Cindy Bruna stuns on the Elie Saab Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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TWA goals spotted on the Giambattista Valli Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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Brown skin poppin’! How gorgeous is this beauty, spotted at the Monique Lhuillier Ready to Wear Spring/Summer 2018 show.

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To say we were happy to see cornrows on the Giambattista Valli Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway would be an understatement.

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Au naturel beauty was the makeup theme for Monique Lhuillier’s Ready to Wear Spring/Summer 2018 show.

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This model captured everyone’s attention at the Ralph & Russo Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show.

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Before hitting the Maison Anggy Haif Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018, this model gave cameras an up close look at her runway ready makeup.

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We’re obsessed with the creamy lipstick on this Black beauty at the Ulyana Sergeenko Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show.

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This model mesmorized in tribal-looking face makeup at the Gyunel Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show.

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Smoky eye goals spotted on the Ulyana Sergeenko Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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No hair? Don’t care! This stunning model killed it on the Ulyana Sergeenko Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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Poppin’ melanin spotted on the Valentino Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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We couldn’t take our eyes off of this beauty, spotted on the Jean Paul Gaultier Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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We spotted this gorgeous TWA on the Elie Saab Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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Who could ignore these beautiful coils on the Fendi Haute Couture runway?

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This Black beauty served major eyebrow goals on the Fendi Haute Couture runway.

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This beauty smoldered in merlot-hued lipstick on the Viktor & Rolf Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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One beauty slays in a high top fade at the Kithe Brewster Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show.

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A catwalker spotted in a floral headpiece at the Imane Ayissi Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show.

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Another Black beauty dons flowers on her head for the Imane Ayissi Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show.

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A standing ovation for this beauty, spotted on the Imane Ayissi Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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This beautiful model blocked the haters in this ornate headpiece for the Giorgio Armani Prive Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show.

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This model’s magenta lipstick popped on the Viktor & Rolf Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 runway.

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A brown beauty dons an ornate mask for the Eymeric Francois Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show.

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