Braided Beauties: Celebs Embrace Pretty Plaits

Seventeen years ago, Janet Jackson sparked a huge trend with her Poetic Justice "dookie" braids, and soon after, Brandy reinvigorated the style with her perky braided extensions. These days, braids are back in a major way--and they're more versatile than ever. From Pocahantas plaits to intricate cornrows, check out the latest A-listers to embrace the braid.