There is hardly anyone more excited than a soon-to-be bride. The adrenaline rush is like a tidal wave. Every bit of happiness is obvious; everyone can feel it. You can hardly contain your joy, such that you almost jump out of your skin. It is not unusual for brides to be super excited about their … Continue reading Bridal Hair Tips and Styles for Queens
Celebrity Highlight: Meg-Thee-Stallion
Riddle me this! I am a Grammy-winning American rapper whose lyrics categorically discuss gender, race, and sex. I am an emblem of confidence, and body positivity, as anyone can see in most of my songs. Who am I? This riddle captures the essence of Megan Thee Stallion and her achievements of the past few years. … Continue reading Celebrity Highlight: Meg-Thee-Stallion
Bridal Makeup for Our Sistas’ … featuring advice and tips from Los Angeles makeup artist, PJ Hudson.
You can take your bridal makeup look in many different directions. If you are unsure about which one to choose, this post is definitely for you. I had the opportunity to interview Paija Hudson, a professional makeup artist born and bred in LA, California. She was able to answer a few questions about bridal makeup … Continue reading Bridal Makeup for Our Sistas’ … featuring advice and tips from Los Angeles makeup artist, PJ Hudson.
Hairstyles and Workouts: The Struggles of Staying Fit and Slaying
Source: Whitney Dolsy Every black woman would likely agree that working out with black hairstyles can be challenging. We deal with the intense anxiety of scalp sweat and the weight of extensions–and don’t even get me started on swimming when you have that chic hairstyle on! The reality is that, for most black styles, there’s … Continue reading Hairstyles and Workouts: The Struggles of Staying Fit and Slaying
How To Repair Damaged Hair
Ever noticed your hair thinning and falling out more than usual? Perhaps you come from a long line of women who begin to lose their hair as soon as they hit age 40, and you’re worried that the same may be true for you. Many factors can cause hair loss in women.. For some, stress … Continue reading How To Repair Damaged Hair
INSPIRATION FROM DOJA CAT’S CREATIVE HAIR AND MAKEUP
She’s a rapper, singer, and songwriter, and certainly a lot more! In addition to being a music star, Doja Cat has an inspirational sense of style. Doja Cat is one of those celebrities who models class, sleekness, and elegance. Her hair game is on point. Her outfits are always glamorous. And, of course, her makeup … Continue reading INSPIRATION FROM DOJA CAT’S CREATIVE HAIR AND MAKEUP
CHILDREN LIVING WITH ALOPECIA PART 2: THE EMOTIONAL ASPECT
“This is a really important ‘Red Table Talk’ on alopecia. Considering what I've been through with my own health and what happened at the Oscars, thousands have reached out to me with their stories. I’m using this moment to give our alopecia family an opportunity to talk about what it’s like to have this condition.” … Continue reading CHILDREN LIVING WITH ALOPECIA PART 2: THE EMOTIONAL ASPECT
#tbt … 2022 BET Awards: The Stars Came Out To Play!
First of all, I know I am late on my recap, but after vacationing and then returning with summer colds that came upon me and my kids . . . I’ve been out of commission. However, I couldn’t go without saying something about the BET AWARDS! So, in honor of throwback Thursday–here we go! As … Continue reading #tbt … 2022 BET Awards: The Stars Came Out To Play!
Top Black Skin Products For Beautiful Women Of Color
Photo Credit: Layla Bird Source: goodhousekeeping.com Every Black woman grew up hearing that "Black don't crack." It’s true that we are beautiful in every way and we age fine as wine. However, we still need to be cautious when it comes to our skincare. With a little effort, we can maintain that desirable natural melanin … Continue reading Top Black Skin Products For Beautiful Women Of Color
Alopecia And Hair Loss Due To Stress Triggers
Photo Credit: Andres Guerra Alopecia, the clinical term for hair loss, is common in both men and women these days.. Research has shown that, besides genetics, stress triggers are a leading cause of alopecia in both genders. If you’re experiencing hair loss, there’s a good chance stress plays a role. Hair Loss Due To Stress … Continue reading Alopecia And Hair Loss Due To Stress Triggers