Beauty News: Essence and Ulta Beauty Partner to Launch a Mentorship Program for Young Girls Who Want to Break into the Beauty Industry

Essence Magazine and Ulta Beauty have collaborated to start a mentorship program for teenage girls of color ages 16-19. The Girls United: Beautiful Possibilities is scouting the next faces that will take the beauty industry by storm. Contestants should submit a one minute video detailing who you are and why they should be selectrs. The contest The deadline to apply is November 30, 2019. Read … Continue reading Beauty News: Essence and Ulta Beauty Partner to Launch a Mentorship Program for Young Girls Who Want to Break into the Beauty Industry

5 Women Owned Subscription Box Companies You Should Know!

1.Curl Box by Myleik Teele Curl Box is a monthly subscription service catering to women with ethnic hair. You can find pacakages from big name brands in the box for a fraction of what you’ll pay grabbing them off the shelves. Curl box has branched off to launch specialty boxes such as Curl Box Natural, Curl Box Kids, Curl Box Skin, and Curl Box Platinum. … Continue reading 5 Women Owned Subscription Box Companies You Should Know!

What I Hear When People Say “I Don’t See Color”

This article was originally posted on The Everygirl. “I don’t see color.” The moment of uncomfortable silence after those four simple words are uttered. The sideways glances, the shifting of hands, of feet, of butts in chairs. An awkward laugh may break the quiet, but not the tension — it still lingers. In my experience, this phrase is most often proclaimed by a well-intentioned person. I’ve … Continue reading What I Hear When People Say “I Don’t See Color”

Irregular Choice Shoes for the Bold and Eccentric!

If you are the type to wear “out there” clothing and accessories without a care in the world what anyone things in regards to fashion and trends, then Irregular Choice is the brand for you. Even Whoopi Goldberg is a fan as she is known for her unconventional shoe choices. We’ve rounded up some styles that will great additions to an eccentric spring wardrobe!   Sprinkled Glazed … Continue reading Irregular Choice Shoes for the Bold and Eccentric!

Diva’s Quick Tips: 6 Things That Are Taken for Granted but Will Help You Stand Out on the Job

Yes, they seem so simple. They should be a given, but largely aren’t.   Show Up On Time…All the Time Take responsibility for how you use your time and your colleagues’ and boss’s time. You are expected to be on time yes, but how many people actually show up to work, meetings, etc on time. Be the one who is there on time, at all … Continue reading Diva’s Quick Tips: 6 Things That Are Taken for Granted but Will Help You Stand Out on the Job

Culture: News Anchor Tells Her Story About Wearing Braids for the First Time on the Air and Why That is a Big Deal for Black Women

Image Credit: AJ Walker   AJ Walker in an investigative reporter in West Palm Beach, Florida. Though she has been reporting for over a decade and obviously good at what she does, as she rose through the ranks to hold her current title of investigative reporter. She knows as a black woman, especially one in news, our cultural hairstyles are not always embraced in the … Continue reading Culture: News Anchor Tells Her Story About Wearing Braids for the First Time on the Air and Why That is a Big Deal for Black Women

Fashion News: The Zendaya x Tommy Hilfiger Collection Was a Hit and Here Are Our Favorites!

Zendaya was the princess of Paris Fashion Week when she debuted her collection in partnership with Tommy Hilfiger. The collection has a strong 70’s vibe with classics such as wide leg jeans and trousers, platform clogs, midi skirts and plenty of stripes. Zendaya stated that she wanted to pay homage to all the black women who made it possible for her to be where she … Continue reading Fashion News: The Zendaya x Tommy Hilfiger Collection Was a Hit and Here Are Our Favorites!