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Get in shape with these seven Black-owned fitness companies

November 16, 2017

blacknews.com When it comes to supporting Black-owned businesses, we often think of all the retail industries, restaurants, hair care, financial services and other types of industries that are owned by black people. But there are also other industries to keep in mind, like fitness centers. Getting in shape is the goal of millions of Americans,…

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Founder of 20-year-old Black-owned construction company shifts gears and launches an all-natural skin care line

November 16, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Katonya Breaux, founder of Unsun Cosmetics   After owning a construction company for over 20 years, Katonya Breaux has turned to cosmetics. She was disappointed that sunscreens were not made for African-American skin, and many cosmetics contained harmful chemicals. So she decided to launch her own company, Unsun Cosmetics, and make them herself!…

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Black woman-owned beauty brand raises $1 million in funding despite major industry competition and saturation

November 9, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  K.J. Miller and Amanda E. Johnson, founders of Mented Cosmetics blacknews.com The beauty industry is very competitive, and already saturated with hundreds of companies that offer various makeup products. Despite this, however, two Black female Harvard Business School grads were able to launch their own beauty brand for women of color called Mented…

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Medical conditions that hinder hair growth

November 4, 2017

blackdoctor.org Struggling to grow long, luscious locks? Bogged down by breakage, split ends or sudden hair loss? When it comes to hair growth, there are three cycles: regeneration, degeneration and the rest cycle. Unfortunately, at times, these cycles can be disrupted by conditions that both slow or cease growth altogether. While many are self-inflicted (too…

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Indique Hair introduces new BOUNCE ‘Blow-Out’ texture

November 4, 2017

Bold, textured extensions offer versatility for natural styles   NEW YORK– Indique Hair, the premier provider of virgin hair extensions, announced the launch of its new Blow-Out texture, as part of the popular BOUNCE Collection. In today’s marketplace, many women of color are showcasing their natural hairstyles and looking for hair extensions to complement and…

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How to install clip on hair extensions

October 26, 2017

blackhairmedia.com Extensions are becoming increasingly popular with ladies who just want to add fullness and length without having a permanent attachment.  You should use hair extensions made from human hair to give your hair that natural look. What makes clip on hair extensions so great is the fact that they are cheap and easy to…

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Style textured hair with ease

October 26, 2017

blackhairmedia.com Are you in search of a styling product that offers moisture, healthy shine, definition and softer curls? Look no further, because the all-new tress tamer Curl Keeper™ Styling Cream is has arrived! Family Row StylingCream WEB-spCurl Keeper™ Styling Cream, formulated to tame textured hair, is the latest addition to the Curl Keeper™ Styling Collection…

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Best care for natural hair and skin

October 13, 2017

blackhairmedia.com As we all know, natural hair requires lots of moisture. Those of us with natural hair are constantly using products that are made up of oils and creams to keep our hair looking its best. Although these products are great for the hair, they can clog pores and cause a lot of trouble for…

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CeCe Winans accepts the Spirit Award at Lisa Collins’ 20th Annual “First Ladies High Tea”

November 16, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  CeCe Winans (Photo: Jamie Lamor Thompson / Shutterstock)   By Florence Anthony Lisa Collins’ 20th...

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Savvy Senior: Assistance dogs provide help and love

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A Very Versatile Holiday

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ABOVE PHOTO:  Cola and Brown Sugar Glazed Ham   Family Features When planning this year’s holiday menu,...

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Jennifer Hudson’s ex-fiance removed from home by police, restraining order details abuse

November 18, 2017

E-News: Jennifer Hudson has been granted an order of protection against her former fiance David Otunga. Police...

Health

Simple ways to follow a low-glycemic eating plan for better health

November 16, 2017

BPT Adopting a diet that mainly consists of foods ranking low on the Glycemic Index (GI) can...

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God won’t let you be defeated

November 16, 2017

By Dianna Hobbs In my most recent YouTube family vlog (I love that you’re subscribing!), as I...

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