2017 has been the Year of the Mythical Creatures. We鈥檝e had certain trends that just won鈥檛 quit (hey, unicorns) and ones we don鈥檛 mind having around for a while longer. Now with one hairstyle, Alicia Keys breathed new life into our fascination with mermaids.

The 鈥淕irl on Fire鈥 singer debuted a stunning set of braids on her Instagram account on Wednesday, captioning the photos, 鈥渃urrent mood.鈥 Each braid was dyed its own color, creating a vibrant display of hues. The shades range from her natural brown to electric blue, light pink, hot pink, and deep lavender.

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Keys got a lot of attention for her decision to go barefaced last year, and that choice is probably what makes her new hairdo so striking; there鈥檚 nothing on her face to distract from the magic of her tresses.

What do you think of Alicia Keys鈥 rainbow braids? What鈥檚 your favorite celeb hairstyle right now? Tell us @BritandCo!

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