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Segregation at the Beauty Counter: A Case Against Black Beauty Companies

The Atlanta Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.13.2011 | Home

Do too many black beauty companies lose by focusing on the differences between the races?...

Julee Wilson

Lost In Translation: 'N-Word' Bag For Sale On eBay | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.12.2011 | Black Voices

In the market for a racist accessory? You’re in luck. Right now you can buy a $7.98 faux-leather satchel in "Nigger-Brown" on The selle...

Erykah Badu To Lead Isis Brantley's Natural Hair Parade

Getty | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.12.2011 | Black Voices

Here’s the chance to show off your lovely natural tresses to the nation (or, at least to Dallas). Isis Brantley, also known as the "guru of natu...

A Rant On The Price Of Natural Hair | Posted 10.10.2011 | Black Voices

I have a friend... a best friend, that went back to relaxing her hair because she said she couldn't afford to be natural. This is what happened... ...

Spotlight On 'It Girl' Hannah Bronfman

The Huffington Post | Yannique Benitez | Posted 10.08.2011 | Black Voices

"My whole thing is, I’m trying to set myself apart from people who just talk,” 23-year-old Hannah Bronfman told WWD. Bronfman is a Seagram liquor...

Bright Bottoms: Transitioning Bold Colors Into Fall

The Huffington Post | Yannique Benitez | Posted 10.05.2011 | Black Voices

It's been proven that children are attracted to bright colors. Their little eyes are drawn to sunshine yellow and hot pink, rather than maroon and gra...

Walgreen's Teams Up With The Black Women's Expo

Posted 10.07.2011 | Black Voices

The Black Women's Expo, now its 18th year since its founding, has become one of the nation's premiere expositions targeting African-American female co...

Wet Paint Nail Glaze System Lets You Create Your Own Nail Hues

Posted 10.07.2011 | Black Voices

From Refinery29: Have you been searching in vain for that perfect shade of cerulean blue, a splash of an out-of-the-box color that you just need to...

You're Black? How Boring

Posted 10.05.2011 | Home

About once a month, I have a conversation that—after the initial introductions are made and small talk is in full swing—goes something along these...

Fashionably Late: Style News You Might Have Missed This Week

The Huffington Post | Emily Singer | Posted 10.06.2011 | Style

Welcome to Fashionably Late, where we round up the Style scraps that didn't make it to our news page this week. Click through and catch up on what els...

Jennifer Hudson: 'I'm A Size 0'

Posted 10.06.2011 | Black Voices

From Hello Beautiful: Jennifer Hudson is a size 0, so says "The View’s" co-host Joy Behar. Behar said on today’s episode that she was shopping ...

Solange Knowles And Cassie For Carol's Daughter

Posted 10.06.2011 | Home

Carol’s Daughter announced their spokesbeauties, Cassie, Solange Knowles and Selita Ebanks, some time ago but the ads associated with the campaign a...

Janell Ross

Curl Junkie's Marsha Coulton On Founding, Growing A Natural Hair Care Brand | Janell Ross | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices

Marsha Coulton will be the first person to tell you she is impatient. Maybe that's why her journey from frustrated white-collar worker to propriet...

You Should Know: Kevia Jewelry By Kevia Jeffrey-West

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices

Name: Kevia Jeffrey-West Age: 36 Hometown: Portland, Oregon With two master's degrees in psychology and education, Kevia Jeffrey-West is an unlik...

Kelly Rowland Reveals Her Favorite Beauty Buys

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.04.2011 | Home

Checkout's Shake Your Beauty video with their beauty editor Tia Williams and superstar songtress Kelly Rowland. Find out all the fabulous ...

Summer Means Fun Times on the Water

Robin Quivers | Posted 10.05.2011 | Black Voices
Robin Quivers

I love playing on all my water toys, but every time I use any of them -- from the slowest to the fastest -- I have to wear a life vest because I don't know how to swim. I am not alone; many African Americans are unsafe around water.

Janell Ross

Natural or Relaxed, For Black Women, Hair is Not A Settled Matter | Janell Ross | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices

ATLANTA -- All month, Sharee Bryant had been hearing women talk about hair. She'd overheard two women in a grocery store checkout line talking abo...

Julee Wilson

Brandice Henderson And Harlem's Fashion Row | Julee Wilson | Posted 09.12.2012 | Black Voices

Harlem, N.Y., is no stranger to a movement -- and Harlem's Fashion Row is as significant (and stylish) as they come, thanks to its passionate founder/...

PHOTOS: Karl Lagerfeld For Macy's UNVEILED

The Huffington Post | Hilary Moss | Posted 10.04.2011 | Style

Macy's unveiled its much-hyped, latest designer collaboration with none other than Karl Lagerfeld on Wednesday night. As previously reported by Women'...

Caring For My Kids' Hair

Heidi Klum | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices
Heidi Klum

Having four children, with one having straight hair and three curly, it's a bit of a new world for me. Growing up with straight hair myself, that was all I really knew how to work with. It was pretty straightforward: wash, air dry, done.

How Losing My Hair Helped Me Find Myself

Rene Syler | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices
Rene Syler

Like a lot of African American women, I always had a love-hate relationship with my hair, sadly more hate than love. It rarely looked the way I wanted, I spent far too much time and money on it and it was always top of mind.

Retro Style, Modern Twist | Posted 10.03.2011 | Black Voices

From Refinery29: Name: Meghan Leys Occupation: Account Coordinator, Akamai ADS Age: 23 Twitter handle: @meghanleys Hometown: Los Angeles, C...

YouTube's Top 5 Natural Hair Care Vloggers

The Huffington Post | Yannique Benitez | Posted 10.02.2011 | Black Voices

If you're not completely satisfied with the condition of your hair, now may be the perfect time to consider a change. You'll be in good company becaus...

BV HAIR Dummy Blog Post

Gene Demby | Posted 08.02.2011 | Black Voices
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BV HAIR Dummy Slides Show

Posted 08.02.2011 | Black Voices