9 COMPLEX BEAUTY BUZZ WORDS EXPLAINED BY A DERMATOLOGIST

Retinol. Glycolic. Polypeptide. Alphawhatchumacallit. We hear lots of sexy sounding beauty terms but most of the time we don't know...

ANDREA KELLY SAYS R. KELLY ‘DIDN'T BREAK' HER IN NEW REALITY SHOW TRAILER

Andrea Kelly is ready for her close up again. The ex-wife of disgraced singer R. Kelly is back on reality TV, sharing more about her...

 
 
 

BLACK WOMEN ARE BREASTFEEDING LESS THAN ANY OTHER GROUP, BUT WHY? A PEDIATRICIAN WEIGHS IN

The benefits of breastfeeding for both mother and baby are endless: rapid postpartum weight loss, antibody transfer from mother to...

ARE YOU A BOSS WHO'S READY TO TAKE YOUR CAREER TO THE NEXT LEVEL? E-SUITE AT ESSENCE FESTIVAL IS JUST FOR YOU

Calling all senior-level boss ladies in business! The E-Suite experience at ESSENCE Festival is back and bringing you even more opportunities...

 
 
 

FLY FATHER'S DAY GIFTS FOR THE HBCU DAD

There are two things we know to be true about HBCU grads: they rep their alma maters to the fullest and they love to stay fly. With...

5 BLACK WOMAN-OWNED CANDLE BRANDS YOU NEED IN YOUR LIFE RIGHT NOW

When it comes to decor, every element of your home's design is a reflection of who you are. No matter if they're big statement pieces...

 
 
 

HOW TO GET THESE SUMMER HAIRCUTS RIGHT FOR YOUR FACE SHAPE

When it comes to styling your hair, the motto should always be do what makes you feel good. A fauxhawk might be your favorite mode...

BLACK TRAVEL VIBES: LOSE YOURSELF IN NAMIBIA'S GORGEOUS WHITE SAND DESERTS

South Africa, Kenya, and Tanzania are destinations on the continent that are constantly trending, but when it comes to who's got next...

 
 
 

HOW TO GET THESE SUMMER HAIRCUTS RIGHT FOR YOUR FACE SHAPE

When it comes to styling your hair the motto should always be do what makes you feel good. A fauxhawk might be your favorite mode of...

A LIST OF DOPE BACHELORETTE GIFTS EVERY BRIDE AND HER SQUAD DESERVE

Hey brides! Your bachelorette is going to be epic...we just know it. There will be drinks, good food, tons of selfies and probably...

 
 
 

HERE'S 13 BLACK PODCASTS YOU NEED TO ADD TO YOUR ROTATION

Podcasts are a girl's best friend. They're the perfect companion for long commutes, solo treadmill sessions, and Saturday morning errands....

PHOTO OF 3-YEAR-OLD GIRL TOUCHING A HARRIET TUBMAN MURAL IS INSPIRING PEOPLE EVERYWHERE

The Treasury Department may have halted plans to release a $20 bill bearing Harriet Tubman's face, but they certainly can't stop the...

 
 
 

LIL KIM CELEBRATES NOTORIOUS B.I.G.'S BIRTHDAY WITH STAR-STUDDED DINNER

Christopher Wallace, better known as The Notorious B.I.G., would have turned 47 this year and in honor of the late rapper, close friends...

ZOË KRAVITZ IS A MARRIED WOMAN! HERE'S WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT HER HUSBAND KARL GLUSMAN

Zoë Kravitz shocked everyone after news broke that she married actor Karl Glusman in a secret ceremony. According to Us Weekly, 30-year-old...

 
 
 

JEMELE HILL SHARES NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN PHOTOS FROM HER ENGAGEMENT PARTY AND BRIDAL SHOWER

Jemele Hill and her fiancé Ian Wallace are very close to saying “I do!” and so it's only right that they bring their closest family...

HALLE BERRY PLANTS A BIG KISS ON LENA WAITHE

Who better to give a pep talk than Oscar winner Halle Berry? The actress stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live, where she surprised guest host...

 
 
 

POLICE RAID BLACK WOMAN'S HOME AFTER WHITE NEIGHBOR COMPLAINS ABOUT LOUD ‘ISLAMIC-JIHADIST' MALCOLM X SPEECHES

Garner, North Carolina, police swarmed into a Black woman's home and confiscated several of her belongings, all because a neighbor...

BEHIND-THE-SCENES OF ‘THE JEFFERSONS' LIVE REVIVAL

We should've known that ABC's live revival of The Jeffersons was going to be amazing when it started with Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson...

 
 
 

YARA SHAHIDI'S INSPIRING GET READY WITH ME TUTORIAL REMINDS US TO HAVE FUN WITH MAKEUP

19-year-old Yara Shahidi is accustomed to having her makeup done by professionals. It's one of the perks that come with the job of...

MIAMI TEST ADMINISTRATOR GOES MISSING DURING FINALS WEEK

It's been more than a week since 41-year-old Kameela Russell, a mother of two and an employee with Miami-Dade County Schools, disappeared....

 
 
 



Kourtney Kardashian Shares the Funniest Pic of Mason Disick Sleeping at Kim...

Kourtney Kardashian Shares the Funniest Pic of Mason Disick Sleeping at Kim and Kanye West's Wedding

While some people would give their left arm for an invite to Kim Kardashian and Kanye West‘s wedding, Mason Disick could barely keep his eyes open. Kourtney Kardashian shared a... Read more ...

Miranda Lambert Shows Off New Hubby Brendan McLoughlin in Cute New Photo...

Miranda Lambert Shows Off New Hubby Brendan McLoughlin in Cute New Photo Featuring Puppies

OK, this is very sweet. Miranda Lambert showed off a new photo of her husband, Brendan McLoughlin, in a series of pics she shared to Instagram for a good cause on May 23... Read more ...

Prince Harry Attends a Polo Match During His First Night Away From Meghan...

Prince Harry Attends a Polo Match During His First Night Away From Meghan Markle and Baby Archie

Missing his daddy duties! Prince Harry traveled to Rome for the 2019 Sentebale ISPS Handa Polo Cup, making it the first time he's away from home since Meghan Markle gave birth... Read more ...

What to buy at Topshop's sale before its US stores close

What to buy at Topshop's sale before its US stores close

Fresh-off-the-runway fast fashion is dead. Well, that's the mood among Topshop and Topman fans stateside. On Thursday, the BBC reported that the British high street retailer... Read more ...

Summer's most versatile bags

Summer's most versatile bags

Whether you're hitting the Memorial Day sales or the shore, fun ideas on how to curate the perfect summer carry-all bag, depending on your destination: Governors Island, the... Read more ...

Gap celebrates Pride Month

Gap celebrates Pride Month

American brand Gap has announced a creative campaign and collection in celebration of 2019 Pride Month, honoring the diversity of the LGBTQIA community and activist Jodie... Read more ...

This ‘Game Of Thrones' Character Was Never Supposed to Die & Now We're Pissed

This ‘Game Of Thrones' Character Was Never Supposed to Die & Now We're Pissed

We don't mean to ruffle your feathers, we truly don't, but Jorah's death on Game of Thrones was never supposed to happen. The Game of Thrones series finale was a rather... Read more ...

Spare your pity for Theresa May and her tears

Spare your pity for Theresa May and her tears

These last three years have been defined by broken promises, unabashed dishonesty, and widespread, Tory-fisted suffering - no matter what a teary Theresa May says in her... Read more ...

Kylie Jenner Gets Real About 'Divorce' From Jordyn Woods: 'She F**ked Up'

Kylie Jenner Gets Real About 'Divorce' From Jordyn Woods: 'She F**ked Up'

The make up mogul is standing by sister Khloe Kardashian after the cheating scandal. Read more ...

Joe Jonas' Wife Sophie Turner Hangs With His Ex Taylor Swift on ‘The Graham...

Joe Jonas' Wife Sophie Turner Hangs With His Ex Taylor Swift on ‘The Graham Norton Show!'

Awkward? Taylor Swift appeared on The Graham Norton Show! alongside Joe Jonas‘ new wife, Sophie Turner. In case you've been under a rock for the past decade, the songstress and... Read more ...