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Actress Zenande Mfenyana. Images via Instagram @zenandemfenyana

Going bald? Zenande Mfenyana finally cuts off her 20-year-old dreadlocks [video]

Former ‘The Queen’ actress Zenande Mfenyana remembers her late brother as she cuts off her 20-year-old dreadlocks.

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Actress Zenande Mfenyana. Images via Instagram @zenandemfenyana

After 20 years of sporting the natural look, former The Queen actress Zenande Mfenyana has finally cut off her dreadlocks.

The actress announced that she is set to cut her 20-year-old dreadlocks, leaving many fans in awe. Since her breakthrough on the screen, Zenande had never changed her hairstyle. She always had her locks and could only find different ways to style them. It is pretty hard for her fans to picture her with short hair.

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As she gets ready to cut her 20-year-old dreadlocks, Zenande Mfenyana has a lot to say about it. She detailed she started keeping it and the motivation behind it. Indeed, it is a sad end to a long journey of dreadlocks.

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Actress Zenande Mfenyana. Image via Instagram @zenandemfenyana


Before anything else, Zenande explained what it means for a woman to cut off her hair. Although she showed a decent smile, it looked like Zenande Mfenyana had made a tough decision to cut her dreadlocks. She said she was about to change her life and looked happy to welcome a new chapter. She now sees her new self as lighter, wiser, and wealthier.

On her Instagram, she said:

A woman who cuts her hair is about to change her life – Coco Chanel 💇🏽‍♀️. It’s been 20 years of my dreadlock journey, and it’s time for it to come to and end. I am welcoming the new me, the changed, lighter, wiser, wealthier me ❤️🕯🙏🏽

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Zenande Mfenyana also gave a bit of history about her dreadlocks and how it was weird during her school days. She faced much pressure from teachers and other students but stood her ground and kept her locks.

Watch as Zenande Mfenyana cuts off her dreadlocks


As the Zenande Mfenyana went more profound into the dreadlocks’ history, many fans wondered what could have happened that she decided to cut it off.

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Zenande’s inspiration to keep dreadlocks

Indeed, it’s a sad memory for the actress to remember that her late brother was the one who inspired her to keep the dreadlocks. She said that her brother loved her uncombed hair and always told her she looked friendly with it. Speaking that to a young Zenande Mfenyana was enough for her to keep the dreadlocks for good.