Health & Beauty

Greenroom: The Philosophy Of An Urban Bush Babe

Greenroom: The Philosophy Of An Urban Bush Babe

via: Greenroom Magazine Written By: Courtney Phillips Photos: Brad Ogbonna     *click photo for larger view    “When I went natural, other things started to change in myself,” explains Cipriana Quann while on the phone from her home in New York City.   As a former model, Quann is well acquainted with the looming(…)

Finding Paola

Finding Paola

“My name is Paola, and I am from Haiti. Petion-ville, Haiti to be exact. I have been living in the U.S. for over a decade, and every year, I feel closer to Haiti than I have ever felt when I lived there. Everyday, I think of the life I had there, and how much of it I miss. I(…)

Pantene: New York Style & “Hair Inspiration” (Video)

Pantene: New York Style & “Hair Inspiration” (Video)

During the insanity of this past Fashion Week, my sis, TK Wonder and I were interviewed by Pantene on hair and style, with lovely guest Host, Jen Chae of ‘FrmHeadToToe‘ as they “hit the streets of New York to find out where to get stylish hair inspiration.” -Pantene         Photo: Who’sthefreshest

Hype Hair Magazine: Blogger Buzz

Hype Hair Magazine: Blogger Buzz

via: Hype Hair Magazine by: Allyson Leak Photo: Rog Walker   “Inspirational, smart and beautiful are just a few ways to describe Cipriana Quann. As co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of Urban Bush Babes, she is promoting a natural and healthy lifestyle, one blog post at a time. We caught up with Quann to talk with her on all(…)

Review: Melanie Flores of Anahata Cacao…For Chocolate Lovers ONLY

Review: Melanie Flores of Anahata Cacao…For Chocolate Lovers ONLY

How about Goji and Pink Peppercorn Dark Chocolate, Pure Drinking Chocolate, Pink Champagne Truffles, Honey Lavender Caramels, Rose Petal Syrup, homemade Artisan Marshmallows (available in vanilla, aztec chili and rose) or assorted Raw Vegan Truffles in mint, black cherry, dark chocolate, and milk chocolate…seems like a remake of Willy Wonka’s Chocolate factory for grownups, but(…)

Urban Bush Babes Coming Attractions

Urban Bush Babes Coming Attractions

I have to say fashion week has literally knocked the wind from me, and I may be an old lady in saying this, but I had to take a break from the shows to organize and edit the staggering accumulation of images from the past 5 days. Fashion week is definitely a wonderful experience but my(…)

Exclusive Interview With Margot Bingham Of Boardwalk Empire

Exclusive Interview With Margot Bingham Of Boardwalk Empire

I caught up with Singer/Actress and star of Boardwalk Empire, Margot Bingham on the red carpet of HBO’s Girls season 3 premiere, held at the Lincoln Center in New York.   Set during the prohibition,  Bingham portrays character, ‘Daughter Maitland’, a young jazz/blues singer born to a prostitute in New Orleans. Suffering from Stockholm Syndrome, ‘Daughter Maitland’(…)

Video Documentary: Beauty Is….

Video Documentary: Beauty Is….

Beauty is… a feature length film exploring the topic of beauty from a Pan African perspective through a candid collection of personal and group interviews. Beauty is… includes an assortment of short films and animations through which we also explore the impact of education and schooling, confidence in dating and relationships, and controversial topics like(…)