Love etc., Prom

5 Ways to Snag a Prom Date That’s Drama-Free!

Opening doors. Giving you his suit jacket when you’re cold. Actually dancing with you most of the night. Kissing you goodbye. You want a prom date who is ’bout that life. Here’s how to get one: 1. Don’t go with your ex. “But we’re still friends!” “But I don’t have anyone else to go with!” “But […]

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Black History

100 Years of Black Girls Rockin’ It!

Black girls rockin’ it is nothing new. We’ve been doing amazing things since the beginning of time! From Egyptian queens like Neffertiti to Queen Bey, greatness is a natural trait of us. To celebrate this year’s Black History Month theme, we’ve put together a list of black women who have done major things over the past […]

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Beauty & Fashion

Get The Look: Yara Shahidi at the NAACP Image Awards

This past weekend (Feb. 6) our winter cover girl, Yara Shahidi, made major moves at the NAACP Image Awards. Not only did she win the award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (Congrats, girl!), but she set a whole new trend for teens on the red carpet. If you’ve been scoping out the fashions […]

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Beauty & Fashion

12 Fashion Hacks Every Black Girl Should Know

1. Remove deodorant stains from your clothing with baby wipes, dryer sheets, or by rubbing them off with a piece of denim. We all know those “clear stick” deodorants only show up clear on the “white” part of your skin (under your hands and feet), so an appearance of the infamous residue will def happen […]

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Beauty & Fashion

The BEST Beauty and Hair Must-Haves for 2015!

Just like you, we spend much of our time racking up in the beauty aisles! From skin treatments to curling creams to vibrant-colored makeup that brings out the best in our range of skin tones, here’s a list of our fave products to take you into the 1-5. Add these to your arsenal this year, […]

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Celebs

Celebrity Style: Zendaya #Werked it in 2014

Zendaya Coleman is one girl who shows up to every event slaying everything and everybody. Her outfits are always on point and her personal style is so versatile that she can rock just about anything. Whether it’s just a laid-back, everyday, look or she’s rockin’ the red carpet for an important occasion like an award […]

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Beauty & Fashion, Fashion

The Baddest Hats for Those Bad Hair Days

On the real though, sometimes you feel like you’d rather cut your hair off instead of fighting with it in hopes of turning out a bangin’ style. But before you reach for those scissors, try rockin’ a chic hat on those rough hair days. Here are five different hat styles that are sure to have you […]

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Holidays

Holiday Gifts That’ll Make Your Bestie Say, “Yasssss!”

Your BFF. Your true ride or die. She’s always there for you to keep you updated on everything you need to know. She’s always down for your crazy plans (and is there with a few of her own) and she’s always got your back. What better way to say “‘Preciate ya, girl!’” than with the perfect […]

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Fashion

Fa La La La Lovely Holiday Party Trends!

It’s officially the holiday season and that means it’s time to party! Here are some of our favorite winter fashion trends that’ll be sure to have you looking fab-u-lous at your next event.     Rock an all-black outfit by wearing different textures. A chiffon blouse with a pair of sequined pants and leather booties […]

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