Tag Archives: beauty

Daphne Valerius

Award-Winning Filmmaker Daphne Valerius Digs Deep Into Culture, Beauty, and Identity in ‘The Souls of Black Girls’

Daphne Valerius’ shares, for the first time publicly, her personal and courageous journey of facial paralysis, insecurities as a young black girl, acceptance, and healing

In her 2007 Award-winning news documentary The Souls of Black Girls, filmmaker Daphne Valerius took…

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beauty startup

This Is Harvard’s Next Black Beauty Startup

These Harvard graduates are building a business that addresses the unique needs of women of color

The founders of Mented share how they got started and how putting on a “white…

By Maryann Reid

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Dana Hill

This ‘Queen Boss’ Reigns in the Beauty Box Biz

Award-winning beauty expert and 'Queen Boss' contestant Dana Hill discusses her company COCOTIQUE, a deluxe beauty box subscription company for women of color

Dana Hill is an award-winning expert in the beauty industry. She is the founder of…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Courtney Rashon

Beauty Expert Courtney Rashon on the Business of Beauty

Courtney Rashon is a beauty expert, makeup artist, and the sister of hip hop producer Timbaland

Courtney Rashon opens up about her book, passion for beauty, the evolution of the beauty…

By Selena Hill

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7 Makeup Tips for Entrepreneurs and Executives on the Go

Celebrity makeup artist and entrepreneur Andrea Fairweather shares tips for the busy, working woman

Andrea Fairweather, a celebrity makeup artist and the creator of the first mobile beauty service,…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Andrea Fairweather

Celebrity Makeup Artist Andrea Fairweather on Her Journey in Beauty and Business

In addition to being an award-winning makeup artist, this entrepreneur created the first mobile beauty service business

Read more about Andrea Fairweather, an award-winning celebrity makeup artist who has created makeovers for…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Christmas Break

Questions to Ask College Students Home for Christmas Break

Going beyond the superficial will draw them out

How well I remember my sisters and I noting that all our elderly aunts would…

By Robin White Goode

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fashion week

Fall 2016 New York Fashion Week

Fashionistas can expect to integrate effortless chic, elegant silhouettes, and tech for spring/summer '17

New York Fashion Week is the ultimate sneak peak of the most incredible fashion ideas…

By Aniesia Williams

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Trunk Show

4 Reasons Why You Don’t Want to Miss Epic & Co.’s Trunk Show

Network with top influencers and innovators on at a rooftop lounge overlooking the Manhattan skyline

Epic & Co. is hosting its seventh annual Trunk Show this weekend in New York…

By Cristie Leondis

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Madam C.J. Walker’s Hair Legacy Continues With New Product Line Set to Launch at Sephora

20th-century beauty entrepreneur inspires haircare product line exclusively sold at Sephora stores, on March 4, 2016

20th-century beauty entrepreneur inspires haircare product line exclusively sold at Sephora stores, on March 4,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Rihanna signs with Roc Nation label

Rihanna’s New Business Venture Will Help Beauty and Styling Artists Land Employment

Pop artist says beauty and styling agency was an organic thing for her to do

Rihanna launches beauty and styling agency to help artists with booking commercials, editorial shoots, red-carpet…

By Courtney Connley

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Dove Embraces Diversity With New Curly-Haired Emojis

Beauty brand launches 27 emojis with various skintones and hair curl patterns

Dove ‘Love Your Curls’ campaign launches 27 new curly-haired emojis that can be downloaded in…

By Courtney Connley

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#NYFW 2016 Spotlight: Daniel Silverstain

His 2015 collection was inspired by the 1967 World Fair

Silverstain’s collection features bold lines, angles and solid primary colors, yet each look is softened…

By Aniesia Williams

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Entrepreneur Takes Brooklyn-Bred Scents to the Next Level

How Sophia Sylvester taps into a hot market and a niche need

Brooklyn Flavors is a natural skincare line owned by entrepreneur, Sophia Sylvester.

By Brittany Dandy

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Beauty Entrepreneur on Making Jump From Healthcare to Hair

Latoiya Roland talks faith over fear in search of success

Latoiya Roland, CEO of I Wear Glam talks becoming an beauty entrepreneur, how she got…

By Brittany Dandy

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6 Great Books to Read for Women’s History Month

Celebrate these women's contributions to the world

For over 30 years, the United States has dedicated the month of March to honor…

By Kandia Johnson

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40-Year Legacy: Model-Mogul Beverly Johnson’s Biggest Boss Moves

A look at the model-mogul's landmark moments since Vogue

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Beverly Johnson’s Vogue cover, we take a look…

By Courtney Connley

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Female Co-Founder of Liberty Fairs Trade Show Dominating Menswear Industry

Sharifa Murdock is rising to the top of the fashion industry -- confidently and in stilettos

Sharifa Murdock is not only chic, but she’s also in charge. As an entrepreneur, menswear retail…

By Kimberly Wilson

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melissa butler lipstick

Luxury Cosmetics Founder Raises Funds For The ‘Ultimate Cosmetic Experience’

The Lip Bar's luxury cosmetic bar caters to their consumer’s individuality through highly pigmented and responsibly made products.

Who says beauty and brains don’t mix?
For 27-year-old Melissa Butler, her path to the beauty…

By Kimberly Wilson

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Top 10 High-Paying Creative Jobs

These options are awesome for the imaginative professional

Here’s a list of top-dollar career options for the creative professional.

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