When Rachel James first entered the beauty industry, she arrived with a passion for beauty and fashion, and a goal to fill a void in the nail community. At the heart of Pear Nova, her rapidly evolving brand of fashion-forward cruelty-free polishes is a mission to celebrate the abounding hues
Hair loss is a struggle for a lot of folks. Both men and women experience the emotional side effects that come with this seemingly irreversible trauma. It affects 50% of Black women and 80% of Black men. Alopecia is a form of hair loss that occurs when the hair follicles
R&B diva Chanté Moore dish on her beauty routine, Ambi’s Next Great Voice competition, and her appearance on the new season of “First Wives Club.”
“I feel so good. I feel so fly. I don’t have that same attachment to length that I had in the past,” says Gabrielle. “I’m learning to uncenter white supremacy and white beauty ideals.”
The rebirth and rebranding of Flawless by Gabrielle Union, which first made its debut in 2017, is one that is anchored in Black pride and community building. Since Flawless was reintroduced last year, the natural hair brand has showcased over 40 Black women-owned businesses – some of them in identical industries serving identical demographics.