Beauty & Fashion

China McClain Just Posted the Best Natural Hair Tribute

We’re not the only ones gearing up for a summer of natural hair love (our second-annual issue on the topic comes out this month!), China Anne McClain is, too. Over the past few months, we’ve seen glimpses of her natural hair, usually pre-styling session, or we’ve seen it in a protective style like braids, but […]

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Gabby Douglas’s Lip Line is Almost Here and It’s Everything!

Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas and Beauty Bakerie are comin’ through with so. much. shade. Not the kind you throw at the haters, of course, but the kind you swipe on your lips. This Black-owned cosmetics company, which creates sweet treat-themed makeup goodies that are vegan, cruelty-free, and smudge-proof, has been around for awhile. For […]

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4 Protective Styles to Keep You Looking Fleeky This Winter

Sponsored by our partners at When winter weather hits, the thirst gets so real for your strands. Save them from the havoc freezing temps and drier air can cause by rockin’ your natural hair in a fly protective style created with extensions like the ones from Cocoa Queens. This black-owned biz, started by Nadia Laniyan […]

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Ring the Alarm: Zendaya’s New Clothing Line is FIRE

Turns out, shoes were just the beginning. The 20-year-old’s Daya by Zendaya line has now expanded to include jumpsuits, dresses, coats, denim, crop tops, and more — and just in time to gear up for the new season. Ranging in price from $18 (one-shoulder ribbed tank) to $158 (mesh ruffle dress) and in size from […]

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