Party With Kim Coles at Fro Fashion Week TONIGHT!!

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Shoutout to my Atlanta bellas! You don’t know how lucky you are. It seems like there’s always a fabulous natural event happening in the A! This week is Fro Fashion Week — September 17-25, and this weekend, the one and only Kim Coles will be hosting an incredible penthouse party to close out the event […]

RIP, Troy Davis.

RIP Troy Davis

An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind. Mahatma Gandhi. Hours before his execution, Troy Davis issued a letter to the public. Here it is, in entirety – letter and photo via News One. I want to thank all of you for your efforts and dedication to Human Rights and Human Kindness, in […]

Makeup Memories – My First Lipstick

Behold. Copper Rosa

In the Eighties my mom was all about red and orange lipstick, to match her red or orange nails. It was an interesting time in the beauty world – in those days beauty was very much about power. In the magazines there were power suits armed with thick shoulder pads, and the perfumes of the […]

Spa Week’s a-Coming, Time to Book Those Appointments!

Spa Week

The beautiful thing about Spa Week is the affordability factor. Spas and salons that typically offer $90 facials and $100 massages slash their prices so that hardworking women who deserve a spa treatment — like you and me — can enjoy a spa treatment. In my humble opinion, that truly makes it the most wonderful […]

And Now, A Word From Queen Latifah About Her Cover Girl Queen Collection Lip Color

Cover Girl Queen Collection Lipstick

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One Weekend. Four Natural Hair Events

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Toronto, are you ready?? By the time you read this, I’ll be in the air and on my way to your beautiful city! This weekend I expect to meet LOTS of beautiful natural bellas. AND my homette Awesomely Luvvie is coming with me! We are SO PSYCHED! One weekend, four natural hair events. First things […]

A Question for You

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Bellas, I don’t know if there’s a day that goes by, that I don’t get a press release or info, or request for advertising or sponsorship, or even unsolicited product mailed to me…intended for readers with relaxed or straight hair. I get info about wigs and weaves and flat irons and products to make hair […]