Health & Beauty

Style Like U Dallies: Elise Peterson

Style Like U Dallies: Elise Peterson

“I’ve had my hair natural since my senior year of high school, and cut it off or gotten braids or maybe straightened it again for a little bit, but whenever I do anything else to my hair I just don’t feel like myself.” -Elise Peterson         Writer, Elise Peterson discusses fashion, hair,(…)

My Braid Out Side “Do” with Review for Bee Hold Curly Butter

My Braid Out Side “Do” with Review for Bee Hold Curly Butter

I can’t remember the last time I did a review for a hair product, and honestly I have not been taking care of my hair since I moved to Austin in December. You guys know how much work it can be to take care of natural hair and I just didn’t want to be bothered,(…)

Into The Gloss: Coralie Jouhier

Into The Gloss: Coralie Jouhier

via: intothegloss.com Feature: Olga Logvina “I’m not a typical model. I do commercial work, a little editorial, and no runway. I did a Benetton campaign a few years ago, which was cast by Brice Compagnon, the founder of WAD magazine. He also has this agency that specializes in unique beauty. Benetton is such an iconic brand, so that was(…)

Nikia Phoenix: It’s Mine, All Mine

Nikia Phoenix: It’s Mine, All Mine

Nikia Phoenix Founder of Model Liberation discusses female sexuality from a standpoint of self love versus provocative sexuality.   via: Model Liberation Photos: Kat Harris *click photos for enlarged view     It’s Mine, All Mine by: Nikia Phoenix     Eight o’clock on a Saturday night and my phone rings. It’s my mother. Wait(…)

Essence.com: Cipriana Quann On How To Wash Transitioning Hair

Essence.com: Cipriana Quann On How To Wash Transitioning Hair

via: Essence.com Photos: Joey Rosado   Washing your hair of course benefits everyone, no matter what state your hair is currently in, and as simple as washing your hair can sound…unfortunately those who are transitioning have to take certain precautions to  maintain high porosity strands.  Though my transitional days are far behind me, stay with me(…)

Sweet Potato Soul: 6 Reasons to Go Vegan (Part 2)

Sweet Potato Soul: 6 Reasons to Go Vegan (Part 2)

Personal Vegan Chef, Jenne’ Claiborne of Vegan lifestyle blog; Sweet Potato Soul shares 6 reasons to go Vegan in this two part feature.    I’m often asked why I became vegan. I plan on writing up an article about that, and perhaps making a video. In the meantime here is what I have to say.    (…)

Sweet Potato Soul; Healthy Vegan Tips & Recipes (Part 1)

Sweet Potato Soul; Healthy Vegan Tips & Recipes  (Part 1)

Meet Jenne’ Claiborne of Sweet Potato Soul; a lifestyle blog on all of your vegan needs. A certified holistic health counselor and a personal vegan chef in NY, Claiborne provides a one stop platform, creating recipes and educational videos on her passion of healthy vegan eating.       Not only get to know Claiborne(…)

Essence.com: Cipriana Quann’s Top Festival Hair Moments

Essence.com: Cipriana Quann’s Top Festival Hair Moments

Hitting a record attendance of over half million attendees this year at the 20th Anniversary of the Essence Festival, it is no wonder this year was not only record breaking but a momentous one. A four day celebration held in New Orleans, the energy and excitement of the festival was instantaneously contagious. As a first(…)