Marjorie Harvey Launches Luxury Consignment Boutique

Marjorie Harvey Launches Luxury Consignment Boutique

by Ashley White

Inside Marjorie's Closet: Look fresh off the runway with couture pieces from the stylista's wardrobe. Read More

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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

The Curvy Fashionista Shares 5 Ways to Upgrade Your Style

The Curvy Fashionista Shares 5 Ways to Upgrade Your Style

by kasey-daniels

Style maven and brand ambassador Marie Denee began blogging in the fall of 2008 by accident. Denee graduated with a MBA in Marketing with the... Read More

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These Male Models Are Serving Natural Hair Fierceness Too

by Shayna Watson

Natural hair has made quite the presentation on high fashion runways these past few seasons. Not surprisingly, the representation of models of color rocking... Read More

Do Licensing Requirements Punish Hair Braiders Unfairly?

Do Licensing Requirements Punish Hair Braiders Unfairly?

by Avis Thomas-Lester / Urban News Service

Kune Gueye came from Senegal to Nashville for a better life, but she had to overcome yards of red tape to earn her American... Read More

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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

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Africa Makes It, Europe Takes It: Why the Diaspora Deserves More Respect

by Tasha Williams

Fashion groupies swooned over Lupita Nyong’o’s recent skyscraping Met Gala updo and Vogue (being Vogue) jumped to credit the inspiration for her style to... Read More

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Fat Thighs Matter

by Frenchie Davis

On the heels of Lane Bryant's I'm No Angel campaign; Sports Illustrated's most recent swimsuit issue featuring a plus size model; and EBONY’s March... Read More

11 Natural Hair Instagramers You Need to Follow ASAP

11 Natural Hair Instagramers You Need to Follow ASAP

by Shayna Watson

Once you join Team Natural, there are a few Instagram gurus that typically get instant follows. Mahoganycurls, Naptural85, Taren Guy and Bwatuwant (Britney Watkins)... Read More