[Pics] Cardi B is Absolutely Stunning in an Exclusive Shoot for Fashion Bomb Daily

With the  release of the photos from Cardi B’s exclusive shoot for Fashion Bomb Daily, it’s clear that the reality star and musician can now add style icon to her list of credentials. For this photosereies, Cardi dons a textured... Continue Reading

22 Pictures that Capture the Beauty and Power of America’s Olympic Hurdlers and Sprinters

The Rio Olympic Games were full of black girl magic, but the sprinting and hurdles categories were especially awesome, with the American women not only winning individually, but also excelling in relay categories and making Team USA and Olympic history. These... Continue Reading

[Video] After Being Blackballed for Decades, Transgender Model Tracey Norman Returns With New Clairol Campaign

In the 70s Tracey Norman was one of the first (if not THE first) black transgender model to have a thriving career. Booking both high fashion and commercial jobs, Norman kept her transgender identity secret. In the mid-70s she hit... Continue Reading

Black Women are Cosplaying Harley Quinn and Slaying!

With Suicide Squad heralded as one of this summer’s biggest blockbusters in film, it’s no wonder fans of the DC Comics-based series have taken things up a notch by cosplaying their favorite characters. Although, the character of Harley Quinn is... Continue Reading

In Honor of ‘Southside With You’ Here are 12 Throwback Pics of Barack and Michelle Obama

“Southside with You,” a film about the first date of President Barack Obama and the First Lady, will premiere at theaters on August 26.  The big screen romance, which is set in Chicago during the summer of 1989, begins with the two preparing for... Continue Reading

Zendaya Will Play Mary Jane Watson in ‘Spiderman: Homecoming’

It has been “unofficially” confirmed that one of our favorite examples of #blackgirlmagic, Zendaya Coleman, will be playing Mary Jane Watson, Peter Parker’s love interest, the in the upcoming film “Spiderman: Homecoming.” According to The Wrap, the latest Spidey flick will... Continue Reading

Naomi Campbell Reportedly Undergoing a Transplant to Restore Severe Hair Loss

As fierce as supermodel Naomi Campbell is, she has suffered with a notable deal of hair loss specifically around her temples and hairline. For years, Campbell has sported long wigs with bangs, but now it has been reported the supermodel... Continue Reading

Vine Star and Comic Simone Shepherd Speaks Out About Her Decision to Get a Nose Job

If you’ve been anywhere near the popular social media platform Vine, you’ll recognize the name Simone Shepherd. Shepherd is one out of two black women on the platform to amass over 3.1 million followers. With that popularity comes scrutiny of appearance.... Continue Reading

This Google Chrome Extension Helps You Find Black-Owned Businesses Online

It’s no secret that Buying Black has become more popular.  Many of us are making a concerted effort to buy from small and/or independently-owned black businesses. BGLH frequently features these companies from makeup, to skincare, to handbags, to swimsuits, you name it,... Continue Reading

Multiple Dark Brown Shades Will Be Included in Anastasia Beverly Hills’ New Stick Foundations Line

On August 18th Anastasia Beverly Hills is releasing a new line of stick foundation, the first foundation that the brand has offered. While stick foundations are already a fairly unique product, what makes this one especially awesome is that it... Continue Reading

[Video] Cardi B Coins the Term #BlackLooksMatter in Response to People Mocking Kinky Hair

It happened at the 2012 Olympics, it’s happening again — Gabby Douglas is being teased about her kinky edges.  This despite the fact that, at the 2012 Olympics, she became the first Black woman in history to win gold in the... Continue Reading

Who is Katherine Johnson, the Black Woman Mathematician Behind ‘Hidden Figures’? + The Official Movie Trailer

The trailer for “Hidden Figures” — a movie based on the untold story of black women mathematicians who became human “computers” for NASA — was released yesterday.  Today, we share the story of one of these women — Katherine Johnson. Katherine... Continue Reading

Lebron James’ Fans BLAST Him for Celebrating Black Women’s Olympic Achievements on Social Media

This year’s Olympics have been incredible for black athletes with three women in particular, Simone Biles, Michelle Carter and Simone Manuel, winning gold and making history in the process. Biles is the most decorated US gymnast of all times, Manuel... Continue Reading

[Pics] Zendaya Rocks West African-Style Braids in New Photo Shoot

Zendaya Coleman announced her shoe line, Daya last Spring and recently shot with Footwear News magazine to promote her new brand. The braiding style Coleman is sporting in her editorial spread is inspired by the Tuareg women in West Africa. Tuareg... Continue Reading

Simone Manuel is the First Black Woman to Win Gold in an Individual Olympic Swimming Event

The Rio Olympics is full of black girl magic, and now, swimming is no different. I’ll be honest, I didn’t think that I would see this in my lifetime, especially with the statistic that 70% of black children still cannot... Continue Reading