Celebrities

Janet Hubert Posts Incredible Natural Hair Photo in Honor of Her Late Stylist

Janet Hubert, also known as my auntie in my head, is always dropping knowledge on Facebook about politics and her career. But this time, she shared another type of post, honoring her late stylist Derrick Scurry, and she looks absolutely... Continue Reading

Malia Obama Looks All the Way Over It

I wonder what was going through Malia’s head as she headed to her internship for the Weinstein Company Thursday and Friday. Was it, ‘My father did NOT pave the way for a tantrum-prone cheetos to be in the White House?’... Continue Reading

Beyonce Releases a Slew of Additional Maternity Photos, And They’re Kinda Sorta Cheesy

Beyonce is an international superstar. One of the most powerful women in the world. And that friend who couldn’t wait to get pregnant so she could pose in front of a bag of props she had stashed in her closet.... Continue Reading

Issa Rae Is the Definition of Slay in Elle Magazine

Issa Rae had a stellar 2016 — from the critically acclaimed debut of Insecure to her Golden Globe nomination. And now she’s starting off 2017 with a bang. She is the definition of “slay” in a photoshoot for Elle USA‘s... Continue Reading

Taraji P. Henson Rocks Her Real Hair for Gorgeous W Magazine Shoot

Taraji P. Henson appears in this month’s issue of W Magazine, which features empowered women in television and film, looking stunning. Photographed on a bed, wearing a button down shirt and black heels, Taraji’s face-framing ringlet curls steal the show.... Continue Reading

[Pics] Eva Marcille is Loc’ing Her 2-Year-Old Daughter Marley’s Hair and We are In Love

For little black girls hair is a special thing. It kinks, it curls and it looks different than everybody else’s. When mommies send the message early that black girl hair is beautiful, it’s a wonderful thing. Such seems to be... Continue Reading

[Pic] 19-Year-Old Erykah Badu is Pure 90’s Black Girl Magic

The baggy jean overalls, the plaid checkered fabric, the shell necklace — Erykah Badu represents the glory of 90s in this throwback picture she posted to Instagram with the caption “Hey 19”. We peep the fleekness of the eyebrows too.... Continue Reading

[Pics] Nicki Minaj’s Vacation Cornrows are Perfection

Nicki Minaj recently celebrated her 34th birthday in the Turks and Caicos Islands rocking a stunning set of cornrows, and she is definitely giving us black goddess vibes! YES Nicki!! Love it! Continue Reading

[Pic] New Mom Blac Chyna Steps Out With Natural Hair

Although she likes to keep her flowing mane under wigs and weaves, every now and then Blac Chyna surprises us by showing off her natural hair. A beaming second-time mom stepped out over the weekend with a head full of thick, blown out... Continue Reading

[Pics] Willow Smith Ditches Her Locs, Rocks Sleek Strands for Astounding Vogue Paris Shoot

Willow Smith is looking grown and absolutely gorgeous in the December 2016/January 2017 issue of Vogue Paris. The singer ditched her trademark freeform locs for a sleek look and is giving us serious ‘young Naomi Campbell‘ vibes. Check out the... Continue Reading

Winnie Harlow Reveals Her Big Chop… While Shading Another Black Model’s Hair

Celebrity big chop social media reveals are fun. They’re an opportunity to celebrate black women who dare to shave it all and rock their natural texture, which is still a very counter cultural beauty move. But model Winnie Harlow disappointingly... Continue Reading

[Pic] After Struggling with Scalp Infections from Lacefront Wigs, Countess Vaughn Does the Big Chop

Back in March 2014 actress Countess Vaughn went public with her scalp infection struggle. The spunky actress revealed on The Doctors that she suffered discoloration, peeling of the skin and hair loss from an allergic reaction to wig glue. You... Continue Reading

Tracee Ellis Ross Recreates Solange’s Iconic ‘A Seat at the Table’ Album Art

Solange’s digital album, A Seat at the Table, was released on September 30.  Not only has it been receiving rave reviews, but it has inspired a couple of homages — including one from Tracee Ellis Ross. Paying homage to my... 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

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