It’s likely you’ll spot Benny Harlem from a mile away – not only because of his keen fashion sense, but for his sensational record-breaking hair. 

With his striking hair do styled upright on his head, Benny has made his way into this year’s Guinness World Records 2018 as the title holder for Tallest high top fade. 

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In order to perfect his 20.5 inch (52.0 cm) tall hairstyle, the model will sometimes shape and comb his hair for two hours! 

The Los Angeles, California dad who has passed on his stunning hair genes to his daughter Jaxyn, says he wants to inspire people of all cultures and backgrounds to embrace who they are by appreciating their own natural hair. 

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Benny first started getting attention for his hair after posting a stunning Instagram photo with his daughter in 2016 - showcasing their luxurious manes. 

The images eventually went viral, earning Benny a whopping 381,000 followers.

Benny, his wife and daughter have now become known for inspiring “hair goals”, with all members of the Harlem family exhibiting a passion for natural hair care. 

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Many are wondering: What’s the secret to maintaining such fabulous locks? 

Benny and his family all use homemade shampoos prepared with unprocessed and pure ingredients like coconuts and berries, while also taking care of their overall health so that their hair is well-nourished.

Benny and his high-top fade appear in the Guinness World Records 2018 alongside many more outstanding record holders. 

The Guinness World Records 2018, Guinness World Records 2018 Gamer’s Edition, and Guinness World Records: Amazing Animals, are in stores now.

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