BGLH Is Looking for Interns!

BGLH, one of the largest black woman beauty and culture sites, is looking for cool, culture-savvy interns to join our team! Video experience is a plus. Interns must live in or around New York City, and be able to travel... Continue Reading

[Pics] Lupita Nyong’o’s Stunning Vogue Cover Editorial Was Shot in Her Native Kenyan Village

If you do nothing else today, read Lupita Nyong’o’s incredible cover story on The stunning 33-year-old actress covers the magazine’s October issue and, in the accompanying feature, discusses her journey from precocious Kenyan schoolgirl to Academy Award-winning actress, along... Continue Reading

[Pics] 14-Year-Old Skai Jackson Stuns in Paper Magazine Shoot

Skai Jackson is in this month’s Paper Magazine, and looking just as fabulous as ever. The 14-year-old Disney Channel actress is primed and ready to take on the world, while inspiring us every step of the way. She’s generated quite a... Continue Reading

Black Women File Class Action Lawsuit Against L’Oreal Over Baldness and Scalp Burns From Relaxers

After using celebs such as Cynthia Bailey, Tracee Ellis Ross and Michelle Obama’s hairstylist to endorse their  Softsheen Carson Optimum Amla Legend Relaxer, L’oreal has been slapped with a class action lawsuit. According to TMZ, who first broke the story, the claimants... Continue Reading

Dascha Palonco Went Pantless and Skirtless for New York Fashion Week

OINTB actress Dascha Palonco isn’t here for Hollywood’s sizeism. The Afro-Latina star donned a skintight pant-less catsuit to New York Fashion Week and the world took notice. The star is known for speaking about having trouble finding designers who will dress her, but she doesn’t... Continue Reading

Black Women are Using Activated Charcoal to Lighten Underarm Discoloration

Lately I’ve noticed a lot more products include activated charcoal in their ingredient list. Activated charcoal has been used in face masks, face washes, and even as eye liner. Prior to picking up steam in the beauty world, the dark powdery substance... Continue Reading

Actress Uzo Aduba Rocked a Fro at the Toronto Film Festival and it was Glorious

Orange is the New Black actress Uzo Aduba rocked a beautiful fro to the Toronto Film Festival and we are loving it. The actress looked gorgeous in a cherry red gown and blown out fro in a half up/half down... Continue Reading

Model Jessica White Reads Kate Upton After She Blasts Black NFL Players’ National Anthem Protest

Victoria’s Secret model Kate Upton took to Twitter recently to express her disdain for the actions of several Miami Dolphins players, who took a knee during the national anthem on September 11 – the 15th anniversary of one of the... Continue Reading

Future is Getting Dragged Up and Down the Internet After Saying He “Made” Ciara

It all started with some very ill-advised lyrics by rapper Future. His new song How It Feel includes thinly-veiled jabs at his ex, singer Ciara. But it wasn’t until the song’s outro monologue that he really started to get out... Continue Reading

[Pics] Lupita Nyong’o Wore a Gele (Nigerian Head Wrap) on the Red Carpet and Shut it Down

Actress Lupita Nyong’o turned heads last night at the Queen of Katwe movie premiere in a royal blue and gold ensemble complete with a fabulous gele (head wrap). The beautiful gown and gele were designed by Carolina Herrera and truly... Continue Reading

#ButWhyTho: ASOS Uses a Black Woman to Model Foundations for White and Fair Skin

Asos, a major beauty and fashion retailer, is under fire for using a black model as a canvas to display the foundation options for white or fair-skinned women. While Maybelline Fit Me does have color options for brown skin, Asos... Continue Reading

A White Woman Threw a Lime at Solange at a Concert Because She Was Dancing

Solange has always been one to speak her mind and tell it like it is, and we love her for it. Last night, she was attending a Kraftwerk show in her family when four very rude white women yelled at... Continue Reading

[Pics] Lauryn Hill’s Daughter Selah Marley Stuns in New Vogue Magazine Editorial

Selah Marley, daughter of Lauryn Hill and Rohan Marley, started modeling early in outlets like Teen Vogue and more recently scored Calvin Klein’s 2016 Fall campaign. And now, she’s in Vogue Magazine’s 100 Ways to Wear Gucci spread looking striking.... Continue Reading

[Pics] Despite ‘Multiracial Only’ Casting Call, Yeezy Fashion Show Featured Black Models of All Colors

Today, fashion media has absolutely blasted Kanye West for the execution of his Yeezy Season 4 show, and with good reason – an inconvenient location at Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park, models standing long hours in 80+ degree weather,... Continue Reading

[Pics] Michelle Obama’s Eye-Popping Essence Editorial Has Us Wondering If She’s Been Downplaying Her Body

As First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama walks a fine line with her physical appearance and how she presents herself. Although her hair is natural, she keeps it straightened. She’s gotten flack for showing her arms, and her... Continue Reading