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Jada Pinkett Smith Addresses The Controversy Over Willow’s Hair Decisions

Jada Pinkett Smith Addresses The Controversy Over Willow’s Hair Decisions

“This subject is old but I have never answered it in its entirety. And even with this post it will remain incomplete. The question why I would LET Willow cut her hair. First the LET must be challenged. This is a world where women, girls are constantly reminded that they don’t belong to themselves; that(…)

Review: The Heiress on Broadway

Review: The Heiress on Broadway

Click Read More Comment for additional photos. On Saturday, October 27th I had the chance to review “The Heiress”, a new Broadway revival of a critically acclaimed classic, written by Ruth and Augustus Goetz and directed by Tony Award®-nominated Playwright / Director, Moisés Kaufman. Held at the Walter Kerr Theatre in New York with a stellar(…)

Urban Bush Babe Malliha

Urban Bush Babe Malliha

Tell us your name and where you are from? Malliha (Lovely Mali) I am from a planet called Ventune.       How long have you been natural? I have been natural all of my life     What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of(…)

Illuminati AMS: Nianga Niang & Naleye Junior

Illuminati AMS: Nianga Niang & Naleye Junior

Via: Société Perrier Amsterdam DJ/producer collective Illuminati AMS is easy on the ears and the eyes. Made up of DJ Jaziah, Naleye Junior, Nianga Niang and Demikey, Illuminati AMS creates electronic music that transcends genres and styles. Their DJ sets are “open format” and any given night you can expect to hear anything from house(…)

Why Your Hair is Not Growing? The Difference between Growth and Retention

Why Your Hair is Not Growing? The Difference between Growth and Retention

For those of you who have seen Franchesca Rasmey’s spoof infomercial, “Patience” on YouTube featuring Franchesca of Chescalocs , Fran of Hey Fan Hey, Taren Guy of Taren916, Nikisha and I, then you will know what I am referring to when I speak of the nativity that still surrounds hair growth regarding natural black hair especially(…)

30 Things I Learned on My Way to Age 30!

30 Things I Learned on My Way to Age 30!

This little birdie just turned 30 and I have to say that this year has been eventful to say the least! I have grown leaps and bounds! I got engaged, planned my own wedding, got married in Big Sur, California, honeymooned in Muai, Hawaii for 10 days, moved 1 week later to another state into(…)

I Celebrated My 30th Birthday This Past Weekend!!!

I Celebrated My 30th Birthday This Past Weekend!!!

Click on read more + comment to see more pictures. I turned 30 years old yesterday. Yes, I am 30 years old now! Gosh…it’s so weird to hear myself say that..lol! I feel beyond blessed to have reached this milestone having gained an incredible husband and raised an amazing son. Here are some bits and(…)

Behind the Scenes on the ‘Celebrity Sound Off’ Show + Video & Bonus Footage

Behind the Scenes on the ‘Celebrity Sound Off’ Show + Video & Bonus Footage

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. This is the behind the Scenes look at the taping of the Celebrity Sound Off show with Host Maureen Aladin.  Filmed yesterday at critically acclaimed and award winning director, Hezues R’s film studio, Shoot HR, we joined Franchesca Rasmey of Chescalocs, Fran of HeyFranHey and Taren Guy of(…)