In the talk surrounding the rise of women of color as social media influencers and stars, we often leave our Indian sisters of color out of the conversation. These ladies of Indian heritage are slaying the social media beauty scene as well, with makeup tips and tricks that all women of color can benefit from. Make sure you add some of the gorgeous ladies to your list of gurus you follow on the ‘Gram and check out their YouTube channels for tips and inspo!
Sometimes, you need a laugh to get through the tears.
Whether we’ve already done the big chop, contemplated it, or are well into our natural hair journey, we’re all constantly looking for some hair-spiration. Some of these beauties fill our Instagram-feed with curls. Others prefer to blog their journey or make YouTube tutorials, but they all have one thing in common: their curls are always popping. Some of these women have documented their journey for years, and we’ve witnessed not only their hair growth, but the growth of their careers and families, too. Others are fairly new to the curly hair community, but we love them just the same. From tight ringlets, to loose corkscrew curls and ‘fros, here are 12 curly girls you should be following.
The leaves have fallen and temperatures have dropped; what does that mean? We've officially entered cuffing season, a time where some of us seek out a relationship to indulge in for those cold, winter nights. Whether you're already boo'd up or getting to know a new bae, these pro-tips from YouTuber, author and sexologist Shannon Boodram are both hilarious and helpful.
Guess who’s back again.
With a constant influx of beauty bloggers popping up on social media, it can be overwhelming to decide which ones are worthy of a follow. Thankfully, we have yearly events like Beautycon, where we can get up, close and personal with those making the biggest splash. This year marked our inaugural foray into the New York City edition of this industry insider event and the fun-filled day did not disappoint. We were pleasantly surprised to see fierce black beauties represented so well. From a couple of old favorites to the most talked about newbies, these are the 10 ladies you should be following for easy beauty tutorials and everyday inspiration.
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How Europe is Holding Tech Giants, YouTube, Facebook and Twitter Accountable for Viral Hate Speech
Class is now in session.
A mini-documentary created for the BBC Raw collection entitled, Hair Freedom addresses the high and lows many black women in London face when wearing natural hair.
My Life Offline hits YouTube!
Flexi rods may seem complicated, but these YouTuber’s show us the proper techniques to achieve the perfect curl.