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

dreadlocks

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

Johnson

Styling Her Way From Homelessness to Salon Success

by Avis Thomas-Lester / Urban News Service

It is ironic that travel plays such a significant role in hairstylist Evalyn “Evie” Johnson’s life. The co-owner of the E&E Hair Studio in... Read More

Kim Kimble

Kim Kimble: The Celebrity Hairstylist Behind Taraji’s Emmy Look

by Teryn Payne

Kim Kimble is someone you should know if you don't already. She's been behind the looks of celebrities like Beyonce, Mary J. Blige, Tyra Banks and Rihanna. Get the inside scoop of her latest creation for Taraji at the Emmy awards and find out what she's up to next. Read More

black girl magic

Five Times Black Girl Magic Got Sprinkled All Over #NYFW

by Teryn Payne

Black Girls are taking over New York Fashion week, one runway at at time. Read More

A Sophisticated Space for Sistas and…Cigars

A Sophisticated Space for Sistas and…Cigars

by Curtis Bunn / Urban News Service

When Monica Cooper walked into a smoke-filled room, it changed her life. She was a New York promotional model in 1998, when she worked... Read More

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

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

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