7 Black Girls Who Wore Suits to Prom and SLAYED

A few days back we featured 30 black girls who absolutely slayed prom this year, but we overlooked one thing — the ladies who rocked suits! So we’re giving them their own roundup. Take a look! @jayceethekid @ttyl_gtg15 @ohsowonderful_ @sheisdestinye... Continue Reading

Trending: 9 Kinky-Straight Textured Wigs Naturals are Loving Right Now

Yes, we love our natural hair but sometimes you want to switch it up! Many naturals like the look of straightened tresses but hate the lack of body and loss of texture. Enter the trend of kinky-straight textured wigs. These... Continue Reading

Janet Jackson is Pregnant with Her First Child at Nearly 50!

Last month Janet Jackson announced in an Instagram video that she’d be postponing her tour to start a family with husband Wissam Al Mana. Now, just two weeks before she turns the big 5-0, an insider has revealed to Entertainment... Continue Reading

Lupita Nyong’o Claps Back on Instagram After Vogue Credits Audrey Hepburn as Her Met Gala Hair Inspiration

Many fans swooned over Lupita Nyong’o’s gorgeous sky-high Met gala updo. The actress definitely stole the show and her look stood out as one of the best of the night. It wasn’t long until Vogue started some foolishness, crediting her... Continue Reading

Beyonce Formation Dancer Breaks the Internet With Viral Whining Video

Remember when we highlighted the incredibly talented 30 dancers from Beyonce’s “Formation” in February? Well, we’ve been keeping tabs on these ladies and found dancer, Ahsia Janaé (@fierceninja) breaking the internet with her flawless melanin and bomb dancehall moves. Watch as Ahsia... Continue Reading

10 Highlights That Will Give Brown Skin Even More of a Glistening Goddess Glow

Because we all love a good highlight. Note, some of these don’t seem to be for everyday wear, but they’re absolutely gorgeous and if you’re bold, go for it! I personally don’t mind looking like a fairy goddess in the... Continue Reading

Black Actresses Are the Norm in Nollywood – 12 Nigerian Actresses Who Are on the Big Screen

The Nigerian film industry, dubbed as Nollywood, is the second largest film producer in the world to Bollywood.  (Hollywood doesn’t even come close.)  Films are produced by and mainly feature Nigerians making “black” actresses and actors the norm in Nigeria and across Africa.  Nollywood has... Continue Reading

6 Stores Where You Can Purchase African-Inspired Swimwear

It’s almost time to ditch your spring coats for swimsuits! Yesterday, we put the spot light on several beautiful ladies rocking Ketekini’s and Dashikini’s – bikini’s and swimsuits featuring beautiful African-inspired fabrics. Today, we’re going to tell you where you... Continue Reading

Woman Shares Gruesome Photos of Allergic Reaction to CoverGirl Queen Lipstick

Lily Cleopatra Maurice went to her local Florida Walmart to purchase a lipstick from the popular Queen Latifah-backed make-up brand for black women, CoverGirl Queen to wear on her husband’s birthday. What happened after she rocked the lipstick was alarming.... Continue Reading

[Pics] The ‘KenteKini’ and ‘DashiKini’ are Bikinis Made from African-Inspired Fabrics

Kente cloth and dashikis have been mainstays in Black American closets for decades. But a new generation of designers are taking things to the next level, introducing innovative ways to incorporate African pride into American dress. Enter the ‘kentekini’ and... Continue Reading

White Couple Feels Christian Calling to Implant Black Embryos Left Over from In Vitro Fertilization

On April 17, Aaron Halbert and his wife gave birth to black triplet girls via adopted embryos. What makes this story unique is that the Halberts are white evangelicals.  The natural question that some may ask at this point is... Continue Reading

30 Black Girls Who SLAYED Prom 2016

Black girls have been slaying prom for years and 2016 is no exception! The following young women are slaying the prom game with all types of #blackgirlmagic and we are oh so here for it! And please shout it out... Continue Reading

After Watching Beyonce’s Lemonade Chicago Poet Publicly Laments Black Men’s Mistreatment of Black Women

Misogyny is casual and common in American society. But black women face the double blow of both inter and intra-racial sexism and racism. Indeed, many of the highest profile black male entertainers have built careers on the public shaming of... Continue Reading

27 Black Women Who Are Slaying Sister Locs on Instagram

We are kicking off the month by showing some love to our lovely sister loc’ed ladies! We’ve rounded up 26 photos of gorgeous sister locs that are sure to give you inspiration if you’re on the same journey or considering... Continue Reading

Mama Tina Knowles Shows Off a Headful of Thick, Long Natural Hair on Instagram

When Tina Knowles posted this photo in the Miami humidity, some might have assumed she was sporting a nice curly wig. Trying the natural hair cause this humidity in Miami is a Hot mess. Whatcha think ? A photo posted... Continue Reading