In "Posing Beauty," artist and scholar Deborah Willis, Ph.D. showcases striking photos of Black beauties over the course of history.
The beautiful exhibit celebrating Black beauty curated by Deborah Willis, Ph.D.
As one of the oldest hairstyles in history, braid trends go through waves of popularity. Who can remember the early 2000s when just about every pro athlete and rapper donned cornrows weaved into intricate statement-making patterns? The ebb and flow will likely forever continue and this year, the tide is in! This time around, pretty plaits are popping up in the form of colorful cornrows, Bantu knots, cool fishtails, and more. (We're even spotting braided lace-fronts—now, that's a must-see.) Here, we introduce you to the master weavers of the season's coolest trends and where to find them.
Five bloggers from Australia to the U.K. to add to your daily reading list.
"Color-correcting" is a buzz-phrase permeating the beauty-sphere. But do the pastel pink, blue, and green makeup hues work when it comes to evening out darker complexions? Here, we speak to top makeup artists for the final answer.