With the spotlight on Mexican-American Vanessa Bryant due to her divorce from basketball player Kobe Bryant we’ve been taking a look back at how much the mom-of-two has changed since meeting Kobe more than a decade ago. Click through to see Vanessa transform!
1. Beauty Transformation: Vanessa Bryant 1
A year after meeting Kobe, the 18-year-old had a look that fit the trend at that time: frosted lips, light metallic shadow, and heavy blonde highlights.
2. Beauty Transformation: Vanessa Bryant 2
Only a couple of months into her marriage, Vanessa was already perfecting her public image, showing off a sleek black satin blazer and even blonder, retro-style waves.
3. Beauty Transformation: Vanessa Bryant 3
With Kobe’s sexual assault charges behind him, the couple looks happy and stunning, especially Vanessa who wore her hair long and golden brown.
4. Beauty Transformation: Vanessa Bryant 4
After just having her second daughter, Gianna, two months before, Vanessa looks absolutely stunning with black, shiny long hair, full brows, and a beautiful bronze glow.
5. Beauty Transformation: Vanessa Bryant 5
Vanessa keeps her dark locks, but adds blunt bangs to her style while attending the Pirates of the Caribbean premiere with Kobe and her oldest daughter Natalia.
6. Beauty Transformation: Vanessa Bryant 6
At Kobe’s hand and footprint ceremony, Vanessa wore her black hair in a romantic updo and kept her makeup soft, with a subtle smoky eye, and warm berry cheeks and lips. Ten months later, Vanessa filed for divorce.