beauty

Loving The Doux: How a Hip-Hop Inspired Brand is Making Haircare Fun Again

Ever since Biblical times, women (and men) have taken pride in their hair with hairstyles often seen as a reflection of status, personality, and culture. Even during the worst years of the recession, research shows that the two categories that are immune to economic loss are alcohol sales and beauty expenditures (hair, makeup, and nails). […]

HER Source Health And Beauty: Sea Moss

Who knew that the ocean contained one of the most valuable yet affordable beauty items used from centuries ago—Sea Moss, nature’s collagen. The phrase ‘black don’t crack’ has been floating around for as long as I can remember.  It stems from an old legend that suggests African-American based skin produces less wrinkles than others because […]

A Skincare Line Is In the Works for Victoria Beckham

Words by Shatay Speights Fashion icon Victoria Beckham has been designing for over a decade, experiencing great success with her eponymous fashion label since 2008. Now, the artist formerly known Posh Spice has her eyes set on developing a skincare line. After conquering the fashion world, the former Spice Girls member set her sights on […]

Alicia Keys Makes Amara La Negra her #WCW, La Negra Responds

Alicia Keys went on Instagram to give a few woman crush Wednesday shout outs. The Grammy Award-Winning singer started her series of posts with a picture of Afro-Latina singer and Love and Hip-Hop Miami breakout star Amara La Negra. “Wowwwww!! @amaralanegraaln you are absolutely STUNNING! Inside and out!! #BlackGirlMagic #WCW,” Keys captioned the image. This […]

Kylie Jenner Will Launch Diverse Range of Concealers

Words by Shurida Lundi With the launch of Fenty Beauty, the makeup world was shook that Rihanna was able to create 40 shades of foundation. Makeup brands around the world started to promote that they were just as inclusive as Fenty Beauty. Kylie Jenner has now joined the wave of showing diversity in skin tones […]

Makeup Powerhouse CoverGirl Changes Infamous Slogan

Beautiful, Breezy, CoverGirl….no more. The famed cosmetics line has changed their popular slogan to the following: The brand says: “It aims to inspire people to embrace their unique identities and unapologetically create any version of themselves through makeup.” CoverGirl Senior Vice President Ukonwa Ojo adds, “COVERGIRL has always been inclusive and is known for pushing […]

ORLY and MuslimGirl.com Release New 100% Halal Nail Polish

As the first collaboration of its kind, cosmetic brand ORLY, in collaboration with MuslimGirl.com, has announced a line of products catering specifically to the Muslim community. ORLY’s new #HalalPaint collection features a line of limited edition 100% halal-ceritifed nail polish. The line consists of six nail polishes made out of halal ingredients and s even […]

Angela Simmons Celebrates Partnership With Dhair Boutique

Angela Simmons teams up with WETV’s Growing Up In Hip Hop to celebrate her partnership with Dhair boutique. The event will take place tomorrow night [May 3rd] at the Manhattan Brew & Vine from 6 to 9pm. The event will be filmed for the WETV show as well. Check out her actual hair collection here: https://dhair-boutique.com/angela/

MAC Cosmetics Previews Selena Quintanilla Collection

MAC Cosmetics is introducing a new line dedicated to late singer Selena Quintanilla. The successful Tejano singer was in the midst of a crossover career when she was killed in Corpus Christi, Texas. Twenty one years later the singer’s legacy lives on with a fan-base that continuously honors Selena’s contributions to music and entertainment. Along with […]

Tasha Smith Shares Her Hair Journey In New Michaela Angela Davis Directed Series

Hair is important for women of all races. In the African American community, hair is another form of creative expression aside from one’s own personal style. Known for her work in  style and fashion and sporting an unapologetic afro, Michaela Angela Davis has decided to explore the personal journeys Black women have with their hair. In […]

Brandy’s New TV Series “Zoe Ever After” Premieres January 5th On BET

“Zoe Ever After” is a romantic comedy about Zoe Moon (Brandy Norwood), a newly single mom stepping out of the shadow of her famous boxer ex-husband Gemini Moon (Dorian Missick) while trying to balance dating, motherhood, a complicated relationship with her ex and finally fulfilling her career dream of starting a cosmetics line. Zoe is […]

Running Late This Morning? Try These Beauty Tips

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You know the drill: you wake up after a night of one too many cocktails at happy hour to find you have half an hour before you’re supposed to clock in. Damn! While there’s not enough time to go through your usual morning beauty routine, here are a few tricks and tips to help you […]

Rihanna Launches Her Own Style and Beauty Agency

That Rihanna Reign brooooo!   Rihanna has been staying quiet but continues to make power moves on the business side of things after calling out to perform at the recent Victoria Secret Fashion show sources say she has made yet another huge move. According to several reports, Riri has launched a stylist and beauty agency […]

Her Source Beauty | Get Familiar With Songstress & Movement Creator, Eliza

For those frustrated with depictions of the female submissive,seen most recently in Fifty Shades of Grey, rising star, Armenian-American beauty, Eliza, turns that cliche on it’s head in the stylized video for her single “Do You Like That?” In place of the infamous red room, the blue eyed songstress dons flowing red locks instead,as she seduces her […]

Get The Most Out Of Your Beauty Products

When you calculate how much you actually spend on make up and beauty products in a year you quickly find it’s probably enough to pay for that trip  you’ve been trying to take for the last 6 months. So, when or if there’s a few quick tips to get the most out of your beauty […]

5 Nail Trends for July!

The nail game is totally changing this summer. Stiletto nails are so last year and white nails are the real turn up! Check out 5 Nail Trends For the month of July. 1.    Squoval Nails Stiletto, ballerina, and almond-shaped nails have been trending for the last year or so. Recently, Kylie Jenner shared a picture […]