Wednesday, August 25, 2010
Cosmetic dermatologist Susan Evans, M.D. makes history today on Home Shopping Network. The launch of her Dr. Evans Cosmeceuticals Papaya Renewal skincare line makes her the first African-American doctor to sell her own line on the 24-hour shopping channel...read more...
Monday, August 23, 2010
Long lashes have become the coveted beauty accessory. But let's face it, even back in the day, we knew the power of wink-worthy blinkers (hello, Diana Ross). Today our Hollywood starlets are lusting for NovaLash Eyelash Extensions. Beyonce, Gabrielle Union, Tatyana Ali and J.Lo all turn to these semi-permanent eyelash extensions for a glamorous makeover...read more...
Tuesday, August 17, 2010
You think hair care isn't rocket science? Well you haven't tried Pantene. As you walk down the drugstore beauty aisles, you may notice their completely revamped line. It's serious business -- they took their new formula cues from NASA's "cutting edge technology." I learned a few months ago at the big launch event with celeb hairstylist Tippi Shorter that the new and improved collection was created to work with specific hair textures and to address certain style zappers. With names like Dry to Moisturized, Frizzy to Smooth and Breakage to Strength, it sounds tailor-made for our hair care concerns. But the real test is determining if it works on our natural hair (I had my doubts)...read more...
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Lipstick is back and we are loving it! Makeup artist extraordinaire Pat McGrath is the innovator behind the scenes at runway shows such as Dolce & Gabanna, Balenciaga and Prada. She creates the lip looks that we all follow! A little known fact is that she's also the creative force behind the scenes at P&G, which owns CoverGirl. Here she went through the CoverGirl arsenal to share her picks and tips on choosing the right hot lip shade for your skin tone...read more...
Wednesday, November 25, 2009
We all remember her as the cute cousin, Ashley Banks, on the 1990s sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Today, the Harvard grad is flexing her acting and producing chops in the digital world with the new online series Buppies, which premiered on bet.com last night. We recently caught up with the enterprising starlet to get the scoop. Keep reading to find out more.read more...
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
From the minute she burst onto the scene in 2002, R&B/pop star Amerie has evolved into a style star right before our eyes. Find out why the multitalented singer/songwriter/actress/model is on our fashionista radar. PHOTO GALLERY Get A Sneak Peek at Amerie's Transformation Into a 1920s Starlet>> Photo Credit: Andrew Yee for ESSENCEread more...