Health & Beauty

“Style Stars”: Featured In The October Issue Of W Magazine ‘The New Royals’

“Style Stars”: Featured In The October Issue Of W Magazine ‘The New Royals’

“Style Stars” via:  W Magazine (October Issue “The New Royals”)  Photos: Joey Rosado   “Whether on the red carpet or the social scene, these style stars dress to impress. Brooklyn Based identical twins Takenya (aka the electronic singer-songwriter TK Wonder) and Cipriana Quann are known for their vintage store salvaged ensembles. But it is their(…)

Tara Purnell: WTRMLN WTR (Watermelon Water)

Tara Purnell: WTRMLN WTR (Watermelon Water)

Photos: Cipriana Quann *Click photos to enlarge   Tell us your name, occupation and where you are from? My names is Tara Purnell, hailing from our nation’s capital Washington, DC.  I spread love and make magic with WTRMLN WTR, yoga, and music.     What was the inspiration or idea that sparked Watermelon Water?  My(…)

In My Kitchen: Simple Power House Chia Drink

In My Kitchen: Simple Power House Chia Drink

This power house of a drink contains the superfood known as chia seeds, and it’s really easy to make. I love how refreshing it tastes, and I like to drink it before I work out. My son Jaden says it tastes amazing!   Chia seeds are high in protein, they have 5x more calcium than(…)

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(…)