Tracee Ellis Ross Wore Cornrow Extensions to a White House State Dinner and Slayed

*In our Kevin Hart voice*, “Noooo. We weren’t ready!!!” Tracee Ellis Ross broke it all the way down at the White House Nordic State Dinner on May 13, rocking a white Grecian gown and two long cornrow extension braids. She... Continue Reading

7 Fierce 4C Natural Hair Wigs for Under $30

Every woman should have a fierce wig on standby for days when her own hair just won’t behave. While we have seen many natural hair extension and wig lines over the past few years, not many are easy on the... Continue Reading

Juvia’s Place is a New Cosmetics Company Inspired by Africa and Tailored to Brown Skin

Juvia’s Place owner, Chichi Eburu, has brought black beauty to the cosmetics industry in a way we’ve never seen before. The Nigeria-born wife and mother of two, launched her cosmetic company a little over two years ago, and even she... Continue Reading

12 Upcoming Movies Starring Black Actresses as Leading Ladies

The years 2016 and 2017 are shaping up to a BIG period for black women in Hollywood. Never before have we seen so many movies featuring black actresses in prominent, influential roles on the big screen!!  From a potential love interest... Continue Reading

Incredible Video Shows Pole Dancing Duo Seemingly Floating

This brings a whole new meaning to black women supporting one another. The strength, flexibility, grace, and power in these tricks and poses are simply awe-inspiring. This gorgeous and intricate spin by @rachelfit1989_ and @isis_diamond that makes them look like they’re floating:... Continue Reading

13 Incredible Photos of Street Style from Johannesburg’s Back to the City Festival

Johannesburg youth took no prisoners when they showcased  their funky style during the 10th annual Back To The City Youth Festival. Rocking shades, leather, fringe, chunky heels, and tons of swag, these girls showed us their version of street style... Continue Reading

Do Black-Owned Businesses Fare Better When They Conceal Their Blackness?

Last month the Chicago Tribune published an article that explored the practice of black owned businesses that conceal their race to ensure the survival and growth of their businesses. We asked several black-owned brands, and an industry expert to weigh... Continue Reading

26 Photos from Naomi Campbell’s Epic Vogue Brazil Spread That Will Give You Fro-Envy

Supermodel Naomi Campbell continues to do nothing short of slaying and giving these girls a run for their money. At 45-years-old, the leggy beauty shoots one of the most epic spreads for Vogue Brazil’s 41st Anniversary Issue. Styled in designers such... Continue Reading

Gabourey Sidibe: I Don’t Want My Body to Be “Someone’s Message”

When painter Sam Spratt asked Gabourey Sidibe how she’d like to be portrayed in his latest piece, she replied:  I guess … did you ever watch the show Community? Ya know how the school’s mascot is the human being? I... Continue Reading

Back in the Day Steph Curry’s Sister Sydel Addressed People Who Erased Her Family’s Blackness

Golden State Warriors basketball player Steph Curry is a household name (only bested by his ridiculously cute daughter, Riley) but apparently for some reason (we’re assuming it’s the color of his skin), folks have been mislabeling Curry and his family... Continue Reading

Muslim Woman Claps Back After Hip Hop Twitter Account Uses Muslim Modesty to Shame Black Women

A World Star Hip Hop parody Twitter account thought they were sending a positive message to their female readers by tweeting an image of Muslim women in Hijab stating, “Ladies, you don’t have to remove your clothes to be beautiful.” One... Continue Reading

[Pic] Love & Hip Hop Atlanta’s Tammy Rivera Rejects “Good Hair” With an Afro Reveal

Star of Love & Hip Hop, fashion designer and wife to rapper Waka Flocka Flame, Tammy Rivera-Malphurs posted a photo of her natural hair to Instagram with the following caption: “#PhuckBeckyWithTheGoodHair lol!” #PhuckBeckyWithTheGoodHair lol! ✊🏽 y'all know it feels soo... Continue Reading

Gone Way Too Far: Azealia Banks Body Shames 14-Year-Old Skai Jackson in Vicious Twitter Rant

24-year-old rapper Azealia Banks found herself in hot water on Tuesday when she body shamed Disney Channel star Skai Jackson, who is a full decade younger than her. Banks, who is known for being reckless on social media, went back... Continue Reading

48-Year-Old Nene Leakes Serves Body in Stunning Instagram Swimsuit Pics

While some of us are still working on our summer bodies, Nene Leakes, 48, is ready! The Fashion Police co-host posted a fierce photo of herself on Mother’s Day wearing a white high-waisted one-piece by T Rivera – Love and... Continue Reading

Carnival For All: 20 Voluptuous Women Who Slayed the Carnival Season

In continuing with body celebration, we are putting the spotlight on voluptuous women enjoying this festival season. These are photographs from the recent Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival (May 7-9), St. Maarten Carnival (April 14-May 3), and St. Thomas Carnival (April 2-30).... Continue Reading