beauty

STYLE EXCLUSIVE: Meet Demi Grace, the First Model With Locs to Star in a Pantene Campaign

by Teryn Payne   Mar 23, 2017

After 15 years of research, Pantene has launched it's Gold Series collection that celebrates the diversity of Black hair along with a powerful commercial highlighting women from African-American all ages and backgrounds. Read More

Paris Fashion Week

Fashion Flash: Paris Fashion Week Moments We Adore

by Ayoka Lucas   Mar 03, 2017

This week we were obsessed with all the buzz at Paris Fashion Week. The celebs, backstage beauties and runway revelations are fresh in our minds... Read More

The History of the Afro

The History of the Afro

by Princess Gabbara   Mar 02, 2017

A little over a year ago, Beyoncé declared to the world: “I like my baby hair with baby hair and Afros.” As far as... Read More

Gabrielle Union

New Product Alert: Gabrielle Union is “Flawless”

by TEAM EBONY   Mar 01, 2017

Want healthy tresses like Gabrielle Union? Now you can get them. The Being Mary Jane star developed a line of hair care products, Flawless... Read More

NYFW Review: Coveted Looks, Beauty Bliss and Body Positivity!

NYFW Review: Coveted Looks, Beauty Bliss and Body Positivity!

by Ayoka Lucas   Feb 20, 2017

We live for runway reveals, celeb sightings, street style and everything that encompasses New York Fashion Week. After all, this is THE time to... Read More

black hair

The History of the Fade

by Princess Gabbara   Dec 27, 2016

If there was ever a haircut that exemplified coolness, it has to be none other than the fade. The hairstyle originated in the U.S.... Read More

Shalom Nchom

Burned and Beautiful: Shalom Nchom in #PerfectlyMe Campaign

by Teryn Payne   Oct 18, 2016

While in her mother’s restaurant in Nigeria, a pan of stifling hot oil fell off a counter and landed on nine-year-old-Shalom Nchom, causing severe... Read More

dreadlocks

The History of Dreadlocks

by Princess Gabbara   Oct 18, 2016

When many folks think of dreadlocks, the drama that unfolded between Zendaya and Giuliana Rancic probably comes to mind. For those who need a... Read More

box braids

The History of Box Braids

by Princess Gabbara   Aug 24, 2016

Do you remember when syndicated radio host Don Imus referred to the Rutgers women’s basketball team as “nappy-headed hoes” back in 2007? Sure, this... Read More

Curly Nikki Is Redefining ‘Good Hair’

Curly Nikki Is Redefining ‘Good Hair’

by Montrose Tyler   Aug 18, 2016

Nikki Walton’s creative idea wasn’t just lucrative, it has changed the way Black women feel about themselves. In 2008, the 33-year-old psychotherapist launched her... Read More