Bridal Bliss: Latasha And Damion Celebrated 25 Years Of Marriage With A Vow Renewal In Chicago – And The South Of France

To celebrate a quarter century of love, the Gillespies had two celebrations in two countries, chartered a yacht and called… Read More
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Paramedic Responsible For Killing Elijah McClain Receives Five-Year Prison Sentence

“Should there have been a better medical assessment of Elijah McClain prior to the administration of ketamine? The answer is… Read More


Wendy Williams Has Primary Progressive Aphasia And Dementia, Here’s What You Should Know

The disheartening health update comes before the entertainment personality’s two-part Lifetime documentary film, releasing February 24, 2024. Read More


What’s New And Black On Netflix In January

From family-themed dramas to exciting thrillers, there are plenty of Black films to check out this month. Read More

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Weddings And Romantic Date Nights: The Best In Black Love In February

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I Tried The Nano Infusion Facial at Heyday Skincare– Here’s How It Went

An ESSENCE beauty writer shares his experience getting a nano infusion facial at Heyday Skincare. Read More


Lupita Nyong'o’s Most Iconic Beauty Looks

To celebrate the actress’ birthday, take a look at 41 of her best beauty moments to date. Read More


Designer Spotlight: Lamin Jaiteh Is Redefining Workwear Fashion On His Own Terms

The New York-based designer is working towards building his legacy one garment at a time. Read More