This is what they mean when they say, "she gets it from her mama."
Legends like Yvette Lee Bowser and the late Eunetta Boone have paved the way for a new generation of storytellers to share their talents with us behind the scenes.
A mental health professional shares how you can rethink the way you see and practice self-care.
Three Black women— Jennifer Carroll Foy, Jennifer McClellan, and Princess Blanding— are up for election in VA's gubernatorial race.
Black women in the sneaker world have such an immense presence and impact, they deserve to be celebrated as such.
The Charlotte, NC grand-matriarch left behind a legacy of love.
During our 2021 ESSENCE Wellness House, Coach Gessie explains why fibroids plague 90% of Black women and what we can do about it.
Congresswoman-Elect Cori Bush: Black Women Aren’t Running To Be ‘The ‘First,’ But So That We’re Not The Last
We’re still waking up every day to a world that many fervently want to believe is “post-racial,” but it simply is not.
The pursuit of happiness begins with one small step. Here, women from ages 23 to 50-plus reveal the simple acts that have brought them tremendous joy. Get inspired!
Black women have always been at the forefront of history, laying the groundwork, meeting the moment, and galvanizing real change. It’s time that we change the narrative around our contributions.
To give Black Breastfeeding Week 2020 the attention it deserves, ESSENCE asked three experts on the matter to sit down with Deputy Editor Allison McGevna to break down why breastfeeding matters to Black women and the challenges and triumphs that they face.
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During a powerful conversation at ESSENCE Wellness House this past weekend, the actress explained why Black women's vulnerability, and not their suffering, is the true hallmark of our strength.
In addition to Ford's festival participation, the company has pledged to donate $700,000 to support Black women in 6 cities hit hardest by COVID-19