Cheers to 50 years of excellence, ESSENCE! Let’s fete with these fabulous Black-owned finds.
Serve up stunning skin, hair and style all spring with these finds
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Take a look at the fresh picks on our radar this month.
Pamper yourself every day with these zen-sational items!
You don’t need to be on a beach to soak up all the benefits of the sun. We sweated it out at an infrared sauna to explore how you can heat things up for your health
There is no denying the power and majesty of Tarriona “Tank” Ball.
To treat your tresses right, start with these hair-perfecting finds!
Recalibrate your routine with these innovative options
We’re wrapped up in all things Tracee Ellis Ross, who has launched her own hair care line. Here she reflects on what it means to be a badass Black woman showing up in the world as her most beautiful self—both inside and out.
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Being the most famous model out of Africa doesn’t begin to encompass the dreams she has for herself. Running an inclusive global beauty empire—along with empowering young women of color around the world and being a dedicated mother—is the legacy she’s still growing.
Another amazing reason to plan a trip to Paris!
Actress Amanda Seales, host of NBC's new comedy competition series Bring The Funny, transforms the season's dreamiest sartorial finds into stunning reality. As we traversed the Spice Island -- her mother's homeland -- we left pieces of our hearts at every stop along the way.
What happens when two quintessential New Yorkers who live in the color black get dolled up in head-turning brights? Pure fashion magic!
A growing number of extraordinary Black women executives are holding space in the beauty industry and changing it from the inside out. Thank goodness! Find out what taking charge means to each trailblazer.
The dimensions of our blackness are limitless.