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It's Official: Naptural85 Is The Best Natural Hair Vlogger

It’s refreshing to see awards and honors go to people who really deserve them. So when I scanned this article on Essence.com, about their Best in Black Beauty Awards, I was happy to see that Whitney White, also known as “Naptural85,” topped the heap. 82 more words

Switching Gears, Careers in Your 30s

There are certain moments when you realize you’re getting older.

Finding a grey hair or two or three.

Realizing the value and importance of a great bra. 1,126 more words

Blissful Mondays w/Tatianah Green|Am I Too Grown To Have A Crush?



Do you remember the first time you had a crush on someone? It could have been elementary school, summer camp, or even high school. I remember the butterfly feelings I used to get, a flushedface after meeting eyes with him, anticipating a call, IM, or text. 747 more words


Issa Rae tired of discussing the black experience, "What if I'm not mad today?"

Shonda Rhimes made news this week when she declared she was done discussing the idea of racial diversity on TV. Now, her fellow Essence magazine cover star… 249 more words


Essence Magazine Marks 45th Anniversary In May Issue

Essence magazine is marking a huge milestone in it’s May issue. The magazine is celebrating its 45th anniversary.

The cover features five beautiful sisters who are considered trailblazers for African-American women. 13 more words


Powerful Black Women Grace Cover Of Essence For Game Changers Edition

Essence editors pulled out all the stops when they chose some of the top black women in Hollywood for their Game Changers issue. Dressed all in white on the May cover are women making moves and proving that you can do things your way and still achieve your goals. 127 more words