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10 Things Your Date Will Notice But (Probably) Won't Tell You

Posted 04.01.2014 | Style

First dates can be both a blessing and curse. When things go right, that first night out can be an awesome opportunity to impress a new beau, but a fi...

A True Rags-to-Riches Story of a Legend and How to Be a Legend in Your World

Marilyn Tam | Posted 05.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Marilyn Tam

Horst Rechelbaclher had an unlikely start to become the founder of Aveda Corp., the father of organic health and beauty products, and a triple digit m...

13 Mini Beauty Miracles That Do It All

Posted 03.13.2015 | OWN

By Amber Kallor These pint-size palettes, tools and tubes will lighten your load. ...

Why I Finally Embraced My Natural Hair

Lisa Price | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Lisa Price

Throughout my hair journey, I wore braids, twists, locs, weaves, relaxed agin, cut it off and relaxed and cut it off again -- all the while loving the freedom of expressing who I was at that point in time in my life.

Submit Your Photos To The Black Voices 'U Look Fab' Series

Posted 04.12.2012 | Black Voices

Everyone has that one thing that makes them stand out and feel fabulous, whether it's a new hairstyle, favorite pair of shoes or a stylish outfit. Wel...

Tattoo Regret: What's That?

Dr. Susan Taylor | Posted 03.12.2012 | Black Voices
Dr. Susan Taylor

Several times a week, I will have a patient come to my office who simply does not want to have their tattoo anymore. The patients who ask to have their tattoo or tattoos removed are all different ages, usually in their 20s or 30s but some are 40s to 60s.

The Battle of the Body Is Invading My Mind

Camille Lowry | Posted 10.08.2011 | Black Voices
Camille Lowry

I feel attacked. I am mentally under siege by the constant mention of plastic surgery in the media. I can't help but ask -- why are we now bombarded by articles of who's had work done or the newest procedure?

What Is Sexy?

Lori Bryant Woolridge | Posted 10.08.2011 | Black Voices
Lori Bryant Woolridge

I want her to know that she is sexy because she is who she is, not because of what she looks like or wears. That sexy isn't a one-size-fits-all mold every woman has to stuff herself into.