[Pics] Kelly Rowland Dons Kinky Extensions for Stunning Schon Magazine Shoot

Kelly Rowland wowed her fans when she posted two stunning photos on Instagram from a photo shoot for London-based Schon! Magazine. Her dreamy top knot and blown out half-afro are the mastery of celebrity hair stylist Kim Kimble. Kelly’s gold dusted... Continue Reading

Rihanna’s Mother Snaps on Reporter For Asking About Drake at Ri’s Fenty x Puma Fashion Show

Yesterday Rihanna debuted her second Fenty x Puma collection at Paris Fashion Week. The line, which Ri described as “Marie Antoinette at the gym” was praised by fashion mags for being sartorially daring while capturing the Bajan singer’s essence. After... Continue Reading

[Pics] Black MUA Incorporates Her Vitiligo Into Her Makeup Routines

Lauren Elyse is no doubt gorgeous and incredibly skilled when it comes to makeup. The Chicago-based artist currently has over 165k followers on Instagram, and absolutely masters every look she tries out. But what makes her different is that she... Continue Reading

[Video] We Did Not Know OITNB’s Vicky Jeudy Could Dance Like This!

In an Instagram video for the #diabetesdancedare challenge OITNB’s Vicky Jeudy showed off her impressive rhythm and movement skills! In the caption Jeudy said she joined the challenge because she is currently pre-diabetic. I have accepted the #diabetesdancedare @amdiabetesassn I... Continue Reading

Black Woman Tells Unbelievable Story of Being Reported for Theft by Customer Who Wanted Items in Her Cart

When Ashley Owens took to Facebook to tell a story of ‘shopping while black’ it started like any other — a clueless individual making intrusive comments about black hair, followed by polite and awkward conversation. But the story took a... Continue Reading

[Pics] Missouri Just Crowned Its First African American Miss USA

Bayleigh Dayton made history on September 25 when she was crowned Miss Missouri USA — the first black woman to fill the role. While the Miss Missouri America pageant has selected African American winners, the Miss Missouri USA pageant has... Continue Reading

6 Things to Know About Simone Missick, Who Will Star as Marvel Superhero Misty Knight on Netflix

It is not often that we see black woman superheroes on the screen, especially in a TV or web series. That is why emerging actress Simone Missick is making news for her upcoming role as Misty Knight in Marvel’s Luke Cage on Netflix.... Continue Reading

‘You Have Shown No Respect’: Model Jessica White Claps Back After Ex Nick Cannon Raps About Her Bedroom Skills

Nick Cannon, host of America’s Got Talent and Wild ’N Out, recently released a song titled Jessica (Remix), where he reminisces about his relationship with model Jessica White.  Here are some of the lyrics: Jessica, I gotta talk to her.... Continue Reading

Beauty Blogger Uses Baking Soda and Cucumber to Lighten Hyperpigmented Knees

Baking soda has been touted as a natural beauty remedy for some time, mostly for getting rid of acne spots or in natural hair. But did you know that it works on dark spots on your knees and other areas... Continue Reading

Model Tabria Majors Posted the First Honest ‘Flat Tummy Tea’ Instagram Review We’ve Seen

You may know Tabria Majors as a model for Forever 21, Ashleigh Stewart and Ebony Magazine. When she’s not slaying commercial campaigns, she’s stuntin’ on the Gram, slaying the selfie and yoga pose game. But honestly she should go down... Continue Reading

[Pics] Loc’ed Professionals Take to Instagram After Federal Court Rules Loc Discrimination Legal

Recently a federal appeals court ruled that job candidates can be denied or fired for wearing locs because the style is “messy”. The ruling was not only shocking, but dangerous and a slippery slope. What’s next? Afros, two strand twists,... Continue Reading

[Sponsored] The Hype About Big Chop Hair Extentions is Real and Here’s Why

*This is a sponsored post, however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are our own. Big Chop Hair is poised to become the industry’s leading natural hair extensions company and we are so here for it. After having the opportunity to try... Continue Reading

Dominican Beauty Queen Dons Blackface and Butt Pads to Imitate Darker-Skinned Dominican Singer

Recently, a popular Latino variety show featured actress, TV host and 2008 Miss World Dominican Republic Geisha Montes de Oca, imitating Amara “La Negra” — which would have been nothing new except she was wearing blackface. This is Montes de... Continue Reading

Federal Court Rules that Companies Can Legally Discriminate Against Candidates With Locs

This is absolutely unbelievable. Via TheGrio.com; “Last week, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 3-0 that banning employees from wearing their hair in dreadlocks is not a form of racial discrimination. The lawsuit was brought to the court... Continue Reading

Five of the Best Black-Owned Beauty Products for Fall

I don’t know about you all, but I am SO READY for fall. Summer is lovely, but there’s something about boots, sweaters, and leather jackets that bring me joy. Fall is also a time where makeup shades begin trending towards... Continue Reading