Paris Fashion Week

Fashion Flash: Paris Fashion Week Moments We Adore

by Ayoka Lucas

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

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”


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

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

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

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


The History of Dreadlocks

by Princess Gabbara

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

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

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

african american woman in hair salon

Colour App Gets Your ‘Do Done at Home, On Demand

by Lynne d Johnson

Debra Shigley first developed a deep interest in the beauty needs of Black women back when she was an undergraduate at Harvard University and... Read More