Sonequa Martin-Green: What’s Her Fitness Secret?

Did you catch Star Trek: Discovery this past weekend? #BlackGirlMagic. Sonequa Martin-Green is back! We must be in for an action-packed ride, considering Sonequa’s past on the Walking Dead. As Sasha, we’ve seen her run through the woods, leap and jump, and fight off zombies in the midst of an apocalypse. And I’m sure...

Coloring Your Hair: Tips and Tricks for Avoiding a Dyeing Disaster

  Hair color is quite a fundamental part of your personality and can even help change the way you look and feel about yourself, so it is definitely worth making sure you do what you can to avoid a dyeing disaster. It is not just a case of making sure you apply the color correctly but...

5 Black Women Who Can Slay an “Inhumans” Medusa Wig

Written by: Joi T. The queen of the Royal Family deserves better. Today, the ABC/Marvel partnership released the new Inhumans trailer. Originally planned to be a part of the MCU, the studio switched gears making it a series and releasing the first chapter in IMAX theaters. For fans of the Royal Family in the comics,...

How important is proper eye makeup?

  All women across the globe, irrespective of their age or any other factor love to be admired and appreciated for their looks and beauty. Though some are blessed to have natural attractive features, for the others, makeup does the trick. Talking in general terms, makeup can be defined as a process of applying various...

I Am Not My Hair

Long before I was old enough to understand what she meant, I was jamming to India.Aire’s ‘I Am Not My Hair.” The song’s lyrics were completely lost on me— I had not yet come to understand the gravity of the pressures placed on my hair. But now that I’m an adult, I see that...

Formation – The Black History Month Gift We Deserve

***This is not subjective. I’m not going to try to win you over about why Beyonce is Queen or what the symbolism of this video means on a large scale. Like Formation itself, this piece is for Black women. Excited swearing may ensue.*** Beyonce, the Queen of pop has gifted us with another video, seemingly from...

Cherelice, 7 Year old Natural Hair Beauty from Suriname takes over Facebook

  It didn’t take long for this young adorable model to win over the population. 7 years on the planet, this girl from Suriname gained over 50,000 combined likes and shares on Facebook. Suriname is a small tropical country full of forests and a variety of flora and fauna off the coast of South America....

Even Out Your Skincare: A Routine for Every Complexion

    Shopping for skin care products can be mystifying, especially if you consider cleansing, toning and moisturizing an overly elaborate procedure. It seems there are more categories and classifications than ever to get the skin you live in fit for habitation. Oily, combination and dry sound familiar enough, but then there are other, new categories;...

Journey With Eboni & the Lost Queens

One of the best emergences to happen in the last few years within the Black community, aside from our growing shamelessness to be who we are, is the growing number of Black businesses, specifically owned and/or created by Black girls/women. From product lines for our hair such as Shea Moisture and Carol's Daughter, to clothing lines for...

Teen Vogue Summit: Maxine Waters, Amandla Stenberg, Ava DuVernay, Rowan Blanchard & Storm Reid

On Saturday, December 2—Congresswoman Maxine Waters and actress Amandla Stenberg took the stage at the Teen Vogue Summit for an intimate, cross-generational conversation today in Los Angeles.  Earlier in the day, A Wrinkle in Time director Ava DuVernay was joined by actresses from the film Rowan Blanchard and Storm Reid for a conversation on representation in Hollywood led by Teen Vogue editor in chief Elaine Welteroth. The Teen Vogue Summit brought together...
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