In keeping up with all things fall, let’s add a few fashion elements in the mix…. This fall over-the-knee boots are trending like nobody’s business, the look provides sure-fire chicness and can be spotted on just about everybody. Singers these days love to pair the look with bodysuits for an alluring, sexy, look at me vibe… We can dig it, and we ain’t mad either, because...

2015 wedding hairstyle ideas for relaxed & natural hair. Whether you’re relaxed or natural, we all want to look beautiful on our wedding day. For brides walking down the aisle in 2015, one big trend remains prevalent….hair accessories. 2015 is the year of bridal hair accessorizes and can be seen in the form of hair wreathes, floral accents, and of course veils. Veils can be romantic,...

Box Braids have been one of the hottest hair trends to rock this summer, and as we head into fall you may want to shake up your look a tad. Today we’re showing you 5 unique color variations and ways you can shake up your box braids and take the look from summer, into fall! 1. Bold Hues – From purple to green, it’s no secret that vibrant colors are having a moment. Mix up your box...

Ombre hair continues to dominate the hair world creating an explosion of unique hairstyles, hair colors and extensive diversity in the hair community. While ombre hair coloring has been around for quite a few years now, the trend is hotter than ever. From sombre (subtle ombre), to vibrant ombre variations, the look is all about expressing yourself through your hair strands. It’s never been easier...

Short haircuts &  ideas for African American women for the fall 2014 / 2015 winter season. As we enter in the 2014 fall season we’ve noticed that bob haircuts are well on the menu. After a summer filled of curly styles, or even protected ones… you might now be itching to try rocking a fierce new cut. Start the season off right by selecting the right style of short hair of your choosing...

For the new fall / winter season there are tons of hair options to explore. Hair coloring is growing more exotic and a variety of hairstyles that spark uniqueness is preferred. Shorter hairstyles continue to dominate the hair world with pixie cuts, twa’s and bobs being the most sought after styles. Take your hairstyle up a notch by adding your own spin to truly make the look your own. Natural...

2014 Hair Color Trends For Black Women. When it comes to hair coloring for 2014, bold shades are truly a must! In fact almost anything goes. From ombre, to bold highlights and even strong mixes of full on green and pink shades. You can truly take on any hair color choice for 2014. One hair color that is very prevalent this season is blonde. In the spotlight, there are tons of black celebs rocking...

2014 Wedding Hairstyles, and Bridal Hair Ideas For Black and African American Women. From bridal hairstyles for natural hair brides, to those that are relaxed, getting married is a huge occasion in a woman’s life and you want your hairstyle to be just as special as your love for your soon to be husband. Plus it doesn’t hurt to look stunningly gorgeous on your big day. For 2014 there are...

Havana Twists Braids Hairstyles (A Guide To Havana Twists). The look of Havana Twisted hairstyles continue to grow in popularity, and if you’re on the hunt for a great protective style this look just might fit the bill. Since box braids are very popular at the moment, Havana twisted hairstyles offer a great alternative to traditional braided hairstyles, and most often appear more natural (like...

Long Relaxed Hair Inspirations. On this blog we’re all about healthy hair, be it relaxed, or natural, and today for any girl that currently has a relaxer, I wanted to show off a few ladies who have gorgeous long relaxed hair. Yes you can still use chemicals and have luscious long locks. Look below to find motivation from these gorgeous heads of hair. (And yes this is their real hair). These...

DreadLocks and Sisterlocks Hairstyles For Black Women. If you’re looking to do something different with your natural hair, dreadlocks and sisterlocks are both great options for you to choose from. Both variations offers variety ins styling choices for women with natural hair. Many of the new locked hairstyles can be manipulated and styled much like natural hair, in that it can be twisted, braided,...

2014 Natural Hairstyles For African American Women. Now that natural hair has taken over the beauty world, more and more women have fallen in love with their natural god given textures. Which means more creative and trendy hairstyles have been introduced. Even Black women in Hollywood are continuing to show off new and innovative ways to wear their natural hair. From bold hair coloring, to fresh updos,...

Protective Hairstyles For Black Women – Natural Hair Updos. I speak frequently on the importance of protecting your hair, why because this is the biggest reason why women of color aren’t able to retain hair length. Protecting your hair keeps your ends tucked away so that moisture can be retained in your strands. More moisture in your hair of course leads to more growth, when hair is dry...

Braided Hairstyles and Hair Ideas For Black Women. Over the years, braids have remained one of the best hairstyles for African American women. The look is perfect for protecting your hair, and providing you with the perfect style for textured tresses. Throughout the years we’ve found more ways to incorporate and evolve the look of braids. From yearn braids, to cornrows, to individual, to tree...

Black and African American Prom Hairstyles for 2014. Hair trends, hair ideas, and hairstyles for girls going to prom this season. If you’re looking for an ideal hairstyles for prom season, there are many options you can play round with. This year is all about big hair, whether you’re natural, or you just want a hairstyle with tons of volume big hair is a great hair choice. Play around...

Model Rihanna is up to her old tricks and featured in Tush Magazine for the month of September. The singer is showcased in the mag like you’ve never seen her before, and we mean NEVER seen her before….. The editorial has a strong futuristic feel and showcases Ri as some type of angelic or demonic force….we’ll let you decided which one… Can we just talk makeup for a...

The 2014 Fashion Rocks event was held yesterday evening, and boy did celebs bring their fashion A game. We were pleasantly impressed with the event with celebs stepping out in some of fall’s hottest fashion trends including J-Lo spotted in a asymmetrical thigh-high dress & Kat Graham rocking a three-piece suit that truly knocked our socks off. Look below to see all the best dressed looks...

For the month of October, you can catch Taraji P. Henson in Ebony Magazine like you’ve never seen her before. The actress is giving us some serious face in the spread of the October 2014 issue, and on the cover she’s rocking a mean body suit. The issue also highlights Taraji in a way that is truly personal dishing on juicy tidbits we know you want to hear such as what tv shows she likes...

Chanel Iman is a true fashion icon, and her latest photo shoot for Violet Grey’s Violet Files was simply remarkable. Shot by Ben Hassett and styled by Elizabeth Sulcer each photo leave us breathless and wanting more….. The overall spread has a strong retro feel that was themed “Lost Glamour” with taken inspiration from three style icons including Josephine Baker, Linda Evangelista...

When it comes to fall makeup, one look comes to mind….dark lipstick. Deep dark  lips are the epitome of fall makeup, and it’s the perfect way to show off kissable lips with an edgy glamorous twist. From deep dark berry hues, to almost black, and in some cases black black. Dark lipstick can be sexy, alluring and very fashion forward. What we love about dark lips is that it contains the...

We’ll admit, we were so excited when Queen B cut her hair last year and started rocking a bob & pixie. It meant a new day was coming and shorter strands were here to stay….and while this has definitely been the year of short hair. Beyonce quickly left her bob for longer strands leaving us just a tad bit confused…...especially since she clearly said she was tired of the long weaves,...

Celebs have certainly manged to take over NYFW Spring / Summer 2015, and we’re loving every fashion moment. From being seen on the front row of top fashion designers, to be featured in the shows. Celebs are stepping up there fashion game and stealing our attention. Wondering what celebs have been spotted rocking so far? Look below to find out… Has you favorite celeb fashion...

Marley Twists can make for an ideal protective hairstyle, and in most cases the look calls for Marley hair weave, however you can also achieve the style by using your own hair.  Using your own hair to create the trendy look of Marley twists is a great way to give your hair a break, while still showcasing a style that is modern and unique. YouTube vlogger Melissa Denise shows us how to achieve the...

   More details from the #TheWadeUnion  including who was in attendance, and what the guests were asked to wear… Continuing with our wedding talk….there may be a few more details regarding the #TheWadeUnion that we know you’re dying to know….First things first, I love how Gabby & Dwyane went the nontraditional route, and asked for female guests attending the wedding...

Gabrielle Union & Dwyane Wade are now officially married, and we’re of course swooning over the newly surfaced pics of Gabrielle Union gorgeous as ever on her wedding day…. Now of course Dwyane looked dapper, and we’ll totally get to him… but  did ya’ll see Gabby? She looked like a princess…. The actress made an incredible bride who headed down the aisle wearing...

Hello fall….. and hello to Keke’s new cropped pixie haircut! The talented actress & tv host took to instagram earlier this morning to show us her brand new do, a trendy cropped pixie cut perfect for the upcoming fall season. Love it  Her new look definitely makes her look older, and it brings out her slanted eyes and high-cheekbones like nobody’s business. What do you think...

I don’t know about ya’ll, but I’m so excited my girl Gabby is getting married today! #thewadeunion! The pair are so cute, and so very much in love. In the mist of all Gabrielle Union’s wedding bliss she posted pics last night pre- wedding of a stylish black jumpsuit. I of course had to share it with my lovelies because let’s be real….the...

Happy Friday luvs! Let’s recap some of this week’s hottest fashion double takes…. Zendaya was spotted rocking an all white two-piece this week while attending her rumored boyfriend Trevor Jackson’s birthday party. Mel B was spotted in black & white printed fit. Ciara stepped out in over the knee boots. Kim K Rocked a Balmain blazer. Nicole Scherzinger worked it in...