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Michelle Obama Presents Taylor Swift with Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award

By | Apr 2, 2012

First Lady Michelle Obama, ever so stylishly, presented Taylor Swift with the Big Help Award at Nickelodeon’s 25th annual Kids’ Choice Awards this past Saturday (March 31). Swift was recognized […]

Rick Santorum

Did Santorum Almost Call Obama The N-Word? [VIDEO]

By | Mar 30, 2012

Rick Santorum’s mouth may be getting him into trouble again. A few months after her was accused of saying he didn’t want to give “black people” someone else’s hard-earned money, […]

Caviar Nails

Caviar Nail Kits Coming To Sephora In April

By | Mar 30, 2012

Looks like ladies are pulling out all the stops for nailwear. As if we needed another reason to doll up our cuticles, a new trend has some femme fatales up […]

Amanda Seales

Vixen Chat: Amanda Seales Talks ‘Death of the Diva’ + Women in Reality TV

By | Mar 30, 2012

You know the state of reality television has reached its all-time peak when anything the actors and actresses do become the center of attention that everyone is interested in knowing […]

Spring Break

How to Survive Your All Girls Weekend

By | Mar 30, 2012

You’ve been invited to an all-inclusive getaway with your girlfriends. You’re so excited that your bags have been packed weeks leading up to the trip. Sunglasses? Check. Sarong? Check. A […]


Cutting Ties: Black Women’s Love/Hate Relationship with the Salon

By | Mar 30, 2012

If you are a black woman, at some point in your hair’s life you have been a slave to the hair salon. The every 2 week ritual, the all day […]


How to Rock Blonde Tresses As A Black Girl

By | Mar 30, 2012

Who says black girls can’t rock blonde? Tons of our favorite Black female celebrities of every hue rock golden coifs as there staple hair color, from NeNe Leakes platinum blonde […]

Rocsi Diaz

Rocsi Diaz Hosts One-Year Anniversary of Petals-N-Belles’ LIMITLESS

By | Mar 30, 2012

On Wednesday evening (March 28) at NYC’s Greenhouse, mentor organization Petals-N-Belles held its one-year anniversary. Hosted by 106 and Park‘s Rocsi Diaz, Event Chair and Essence magazine Editor-at-Large Emil Wilbekin […]


To Spank or Not to Spank

By | Mar 30, 2012

Recently I was having dinner with a couple and their teen-aged son. His behavior was simply unacceptable and defied every rule of dinner table etiquette imaginable. Eating birthday cake with […]