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12:31 PM / Friday November 17, 2017

Beauty

This 17-year-old Black entrepreneur’s beauty brand is worth almost $500K

September 29, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Zandra Cunningham, founder of Zandra’s Beauty products   And she has more than 40 different products!   Zandra Cunningham, the founder and CEO of Zandra’s Beauty — an all-natural skincare line — started her company when she was just 9 years old. Now, at age 17, her Buffalo, New York-based company has more than…

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Mother of four launches multi-million dollar curly wig empire

September 29, 2017

When you’re a mother of four, you have no time to waste. Tiffini Gatlin, a native of Atlanta, is an entrepreneur that left her job as a corporate banking executive and went into the hair business. Within a year, she had built a million dollar business of her own. Her journey from the bottom to…

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High tech pearls are captivating the younger jewelry consumer

September 22, 2017

NewsUSA Pearls are the perfect, malleable medium for today’s ever-changing fashions. But don’t mistake some of today’s modern pearls with Grandmother’s simple strands. Add a little tech, color and carvings, and you take that classic right into the 21st century. Yes, it’s true: Today’s pearls are appealing to a new generation that is discovering their…

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Major Black-owned hair care brand launches new “Heavenly Halo” collection

September 15, 2017

Blacknews.com New York, NY — Hydrated hair is soft! The Mane Choice launched their newest collection, Heavenly Halo, in partnership with Target Stores. Amongst many other benefits, Heavenly Halo makes hydrating hair a priority. The Heavenly Halo collection was released on Sunday exclusively at Target following the success of previous lines. The Mane Choice has…

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Black inventor creates amazing hair dryer that dries your hair in half the time

September 15, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Martin McCurtis Blacknews.com Martin McCurtis from Jackson, Mississippi has built a revolutionary machine that reduces the time to dry women’s hair by more than 50 percent. It’s called the Momentum UpFlow hair dryer, and although it’s not yet available in stores, McCurtis has a fully functioning, slick prototype available, and investors are very…

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“Spiral Freedom: A solution to high tech and low touch” — Celebrating the 23rd Annual International Locks Conference: Natural Hair, Wholistic Health, and Beauty Expo

September 8, 2017

23rd Annual International Locks Conference: Natural Hair, Wholistic Health, and Beauty Expo at Universal Audenried Charter High School Oct. 7-8   Much is said about the convenience of the digital age, which is full of advanced, ever evolving technology. Yet, with all the computers, digital gadgets, and electronic means of communication, the quality and quantity…

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MAC Cosmetics Announces Aaliyah Collection for Summer 2018

August 31, 2017

Tomorrow marks the 16th anniversary of the fatal plane crash that caused the tragic death of R&B songstress Aaliyah, just a month after releasing her final self-titled album and immediately after filming iconic music video for hit single, “Rock the Boat.” The star became famous for her “One in a Million” voice, smooth dance moves, and acting roles in Romeo…

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