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***Cover Story*** Jordyn Woods: Working Hard And Playing Harder

Source: Antwon Maxwell / Antwon Maxwell For our debut digital issue, we connected with rising star Jordyn Woods about her humble upbringing, her rise to fame, the journey to accept her body and how the death of her father inspired her to live. It’s almost noon in LA, in the canicular days of late August, …

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Binders are out, Laptops Are In: The New School Year Looks Like This

*We’re happy to partner with eBay and ShopStyle on this sponsored post. We’ve always been huge fans! This school year looks nothing like I’d planned. My “baby” is starting Kindergarten and instead of packing his backpack with brightly-colored markers and crayons, he’s toting a Chromebook onto the couch for virtual school. For my oldest, middle …

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Naomi Osaka Continues To Use Fashion To Make A Powerful Statements Against Racial Injustice

Source: Matthew Stockman / Getty Naomi Osaka is a true champion, both on and off the tennis court. At only 22-years-old, she’s just won her second United States Open women’s singles title, making her the first player in 26 years to win the final after losing the first set. But her big win over the …

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Keep Your Edges And Braids Laid With This Step By Step Guide From Celeb Stylist Kee Taylor

Source: Samir Hussein / Getty Ladies, have you upped the ante on your protective styles during quarantine? If you’re one of the many who have taken extra care to perfect your at-home hair routine, then this step-by-step guide to keeping your protective styles intact is definitely for you. Popular Black hair care line, African Pride, …

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Michelle Obama Rocks A Fierce Red Lip In Partnership With Lip Bar X When We All Vote

Source: Photo by Handout/DNCC via Getty Images / The Lip Bar Michelle Obama is rocking a red lip and we stan. Our forever FLOTUS in conjunction with her non profit When We All Vote launched an online shop that sells merchandise from small businesses, black-owned businesses, and Women-owned businesses.#Vote4evermerch features apparel, accessories, beauty, and lifestyle …

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Chloe X Halle Were Forced To Wear Bad Wigs That Hid Their Natural Hair

Source: FOX / Getty The entertainment industry has the tendency of white-washing Black talent so they fit the mold of how an acceptable Black should look. Most times, entertainers have to compromise things like their hair, weight, and style to be noticed or taken seriously.  This grueling initiation process is usually over once the artist …

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TRIED IT: It’s The Fresh Face For Me Sis, Thanks To Fenty Skin

Source: Maui Bigelow / Maui Bigelow Everything Rihanna does is dope, heavy on dope; music, fashion, and beauty, if you name it Bad Gal Riri can claim it. Her attitude and energy are drugs. We took one hit when she stepped on the scene and have been hooked ever since. MUST READ: Rihanna Shows The Wonders …

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Niecy Nash On Her Marriage To Jessica Betts: “I Love Who I Love”

Source: Jon Kopaloff / Getty Niecy Nash’s wedding to Jessica Betts left a lot of people scratching their heads. The actress, who recently divorced her husband of 8 years, tied the knot to the singer in a beautiful, lavish ceremony. Up until that post, Niecy’s followers had no idea she was in a relationship, let …

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Chloe x Halle Give Us Double Dose Of Melanin On The October Cover Of Cosmopolitan

Source: Ramona Rosales / Ramona Rosales Chloe x Halle are here to stay. With a critically acclaimed album Ungodly Hour, killer fashion and Beyonce’s support, the duo, who were discovered on Youtube, are carving out their own lane. The gorgeous sisters are giving us a double dose of melanin on the October cover of Cosmopolitan. …

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Nickelodeon Under Fire For Seemingly Appropriating ‘Hair Love’ With New Animated Show

Source: Sony Pictures Animation / Sony Pictures Animation Popular children’s television network Nickelodeon found itself in the middle of a cultural-appropriation scandal yesterday after they announced a new Nick Jr. animated series, “Made By Maddie.” The series will focus on a budding 8-year-old Black girl fashion designer who, according to a press release, “uses her …