Empire Actress Serayah McNeill Fronts Multicultural Hair Brush Line

Actress Serayah McNeill will be the face of Wet Brush’s new collection called TxturePro, a line of three tools meant to detangle curly, kinky, way and coiled hair. The actress is well-known for her voluminous natural head of curls, and will promote the line which will feature a detangler, extension brush and wave comb. The…

NYFW Recap: SAKU New York

Emerging New York based designer, Lissa Koo, showcased the latest collection from her ready-to-wear brand, SAKU New York, during New York Fashion Week. The items in the collection featured rich blacks that were juxtaposed by pale pinks, whites and greys, creating an interplay of contrast in each piece. Playful ruffles, as well as light, see-though…

Nail Art: CND for Libertine Fall/Winter 2017

The nail artists of CND teamed up with designer Johnson Hartig to create 17 (yes, you heard right, 17!) intricate nail styles for the Libertine Fall/Winter 2017 fashion show. The one-of-a-kind creations were inspired by the decorative and flamboyant style of Romanian gypsies and the handwoven embroidery by Uzbekistani village women. CND Co-founder and Style…

CND for Jeremy Scott Fall/Winter 2017

CND, known for their over-the-top nail artistry at Fashion Week, teamed up Jeremy Scott to create striking designs for his Fall/Winter runway. The custom nail style creations were led by Miss Pop CND’s Creative Ambassador and Jan Arnold CND’s Co-founder & Style Director. The duo was aiming to take the classic red nail and make…

Unconventional Makeup Trends at Fall 2017 NYFW

Beauty vloggers usually set the tone for unique makeup trends, but fashion week is looking to take back the reign with expressive, unique ways of showcasing everything from eyeliner to brows. Keep reading to see the over-the-top creations making a statement on the runways right now. Unusually Placed Eyeliner Many designers strayed away, far away,…

Lady Gaga’s Superbowl Makeup Breakdown

Lady Gaga’s makeup and sparkly Versace outfit were just as mesmerizing as her performance at last night’s Superbowl. Her makeup artist, Sarah Tann, told WWD that it took around 25 products from the Marc Jacobs Beauty line to create the show stopping look. Here’s the breakdown: Eyes: Magic Marc’er Precision Pen Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner in…

Khoudia Diop on Embracing her Dark Skin

When Khoudia Diop first burst on the scene, the model’s deep ebony skin immediately caught attention. In an interview with NBC, Diop recalled that she was bullied in school so much that she just stopped going. “I was so ashamed of it that I would spend hours in the shower crying and trying to wash…

Bare Minerals Is Adding 12 New Shades for Diverse Skin Tones

When I was in college, I landed an internship to work at a PR firm that represented Bare Minerals, and was so was excited that I was finally going to have the opportunity to try one of the most talked about powder foundations on the market. But, that excitement was short-lived as I tried every…

Gabrielle Union Is Launching A Multicultural Hair Care Line

Gabrielle Union is following in the footsteps of actresses such as Jessica Alba and Jennifer Aniston, with the launch of a new line called Flawless. The 10 piece collection will debut at Flawlesshair.com on March 1 and in stores nationwide at Ulta Beauty and Ulta.com starting April of 2017. To create the line, the actress…

Brand to Watch: Cosmetics Line For Dark Complexions

It’s no secret that the shade ranges available for deep skin tones is inadequate, and this has inspired Courtney Coates to launch a new brand, koyVoca, in response to the need for a variety of choices for deeper complexion beauties. The line offers 21 foundation shades with matching concealers; deep-toned powders; bold highlighters that vibrantly…

Multiethic Kids Can Now Have Dolls With Natural Hair

Natural hair is becoming mainstream and popularized. We saw an entire movement dedicated to the trend during fashion week, and now the movement has taken a new shape in the form of dolls. I remember playing with Barbie dolls as a kid and I had one dark-skinned African-American doll who had jet-black straight hair down…

Subscription Box For Multicultural Skin Tones

What’s your hue? That’s the trendy tag line of a new subscription box service dedicated to the health and beauty needs of women and men of color. The boxes aim to provide multicultural people the ability to try products while learning about small businesses. Customers can choose between one, three, and six, and twelve-month plans,…