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3 Pivotal African American Must Watch Movies

In no particular order, the below 3 movies (according to me!) are must see African American movies. Not only are they educational, but they are entertaining. 1. The Color Purple Based on a novel wrote in 1982, the movie is story line is based around a  14 year old African American girl who is pregnant with her fathers baby. Taking place mostly in Georgia, you take…

Get Beyonce’s Best Hairstyles

The queen herself, Beyonce, has seen a lot of different hair styles in her day. From going dark, to blond and then to very short! She has done it all and stayed on trend throughout each haircut. With the worlds eyes on her at all times, it’s hard to not want to jump right on board and get the same haircut. Here is some of…

Best Nail Color for African American Skin

We’ve all been there, sitting at the salon trying to pick that perfect nail color. Truth is, some nail colors  look better on different skin tones. I find I always pick the wrong color as I just simply can never decide! The smallest change in one’s skin tone can make even the most beautiful nail polish look… blah. There are many reasons that will influence…

How to Maintain Your Beautiful Skin

Like all skin types, African American skin can be dry, oily and a mix between the two. There are lots of misconceptions on how darker skin is only oily, not true! This also goes for hair. Yes, African American hair is a lot more frail and dry, but that doesn’t mean it always has to be! Here are some simple tips that we can all…

3 Lipstick Colors You Have to Try

Picking the perfect lip color can be hard as each skin tone is different. Make sure to shop around first and try out each shade on your hand to make sure it matches. Having the perfect lip color is more of an accessory and can make or break your outfit. If you are going to go all out and add a pop of lipstick, try…

Makeup Tips for African American Skin

Is it just me or is it very difficult to find the perfect cover up to match your skin tone? It is even harder when you have a darker skin or a rose tint. Have you ever found yourself wanting to wear the brightest eyeshadow tones that you can find? Do it! Here are some tips on how to make that shopping trip a tad…

The Most Successful African American Models

The modelling world is hard to break into, but if you’re one of the lucky ones, you’re life will forever be changed. Some of the highest paid and most successful models are African American and are fronting the covers of magazines around the world.   Beverly Johnson Beverly Johnson is a model, actress, and businesswoman. She made history when she rose to fame as the…

Inspirational African American Women

Women are amazing. Bottom line. Some of the biggest moves to happen in this world are thanks to inspiring women. The below ladies all made our world a little different with their inspirational touch, and I think we can all learn something from them. Rosa Parks The U.S. Congress called Parks “the first lady of civil rights” and “the mother of the freedom movement”. On…

Essential Hair Care Tips

African American hair is a far world away from Caucasian hair and a lot of that has to do with dryness. Any type of hair is hard to maintain and takes a ton of effort and even money. Follow the below tips are you will guide your hair back to its luscious ways. Don’t shampoo everyday This goes for Caucasian hair as well, but all African American’s…

Best 5 Looks: Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington is not only a great actress, but she is also a massive fashion icon. Kerry treats the red carpet like she is Queen, and she should. The 36 year old Scandal star takes risks, and isn’t afraid to break outside of her comfort zone. From the MTV awards, to the Screen Actors Guilt awards, Kerry oozes grace and charm while maintaining that sex…



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