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Category Archive: Beauty, Fashion

Miss UVI’s First to Bring Home National Hall of Fame Crown

Miss UVI Elisa Thomas made history when she won the title of Miss National Black College Alumni (NBCA) Hall of Fame – becoming the first Miss UVI to win that crown. Thomas competed against 20 other...

INTRODUCING F-MONDE(TM) – THE WORLD’S FIRST ULTRA-PREMIUM, NATURALLY WAVY HAIR BRAND

F-MONDE(TM) is the new, edgy, Hair and Beauty Brand created by Follea®, the company known for its luxurious European hair, to provide unique hair texture choices to women of all nationalities, for...

Why Black Models Matter?

By Jeremy Bamidele The Council of Fashion Designers of America, issued a statement declaring, “the most powerful message is one of diversity.”  Yet, year after year the amount of black models...

THE ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL LOCKS CONFERENCE ASKS, “WHERE IS NU MS. NATURAL SISTA?”

The Nu Ms. Natural Sista Challenge, to take place at the 2014 Annual International Locks Conference in Philadelphia, aims to uplift and restore Black women (Aboriginal Indigenous, African American,...

MISS BLACK US AMBASSADOR PAGEANT KICKS-OFF DESIGN ESSENTIALS® “STRENGTH TO SHINE” WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT INITIATIVE WITH THE NEW HYDRIENCE ARGAN COLLECTION

Design Essentials Salon Systems NEW Hydrience Argan Collection aims to support and offer beauty services to women’s empowerment organizations, groups and events Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) —...

BLACK FEMALE DENTIST CHANGING LIVES ONE SMILE AT A TIME

Dr. Emike Aliu, leading orthodontist and author of the forthcoming book, Smile With Confidence   Bowie, MD (BlackNews.com) — Do you have crooked teeth, buck teeth or gaps in between your...

Skin Whitening: Independence from Racial Pigeonholing

By Jeremy Bamidele Skin bleaching has grown increasingly common among celebrities, and the general populace is following suit.  Traditionally skin whitening has been viewed as originating from a...

COMEDIAN/ACTRESS COCOA BROWN TYLER PERRY’S “THE SINGLE MOMS CLUB” JOINS AUTHOR ANGELA CLAY TO CO-HOST THE FIFTH ANNUAL LOVING THE ME I SEE GIRLS’ SELF-ESTEEM WORKSHOP

Dallas, TX (BlackNews.com) — Get ready for an empowering day at the Fifth Annual “Loving The Me I See” Girls’ Self-Esteem Workshop on Saturday, July 26, 2014, 9:00 a.m. –...

UNBEWEAVABLE! NEW PROGRAM EMPOWERS AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN (AND MEN) FINANCIALLY IN THE $10 BILLION HAIR WEAVE INDUSTRY

Start your own hair business today, selling high-end hair at an affordable price Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — There is a new, unique and very profitable black owned company named, The House Of...

10-DAY GREEN SMOOTHIE CLEANSE IS OUTSELLING NEW RELEASES BY HILLARY CLINTON AND STEPHEN KING, AND EVERY OTHER BOOK ON AMAZON.COM

Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — New York Times best-selling author, nutritionist and certified weight loss expert, JJ Smith, released her much anticipated book, 10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse in...