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If you look up “Melanin Goddess” in the dictionary, I’m convinced Khoudia Diop,’s image would be featured as the defining example. This stunning 19-year-old has been turning heads for quite some time, since her Instagram popularity. Now, the native of Senegal who is now living in NYC is becoming one of the industry’s hottest modeling sensations, thanks […]

If you were a fan of Robert Townsend’s family comedy, ‘The Parenthood’, then you should remember “Zaria”, the bubbly, pretty teen daughter played by Reagan Gomez. After ‘The Parenthood’, Reagan went on to star in films opposite Beyonce, Queen Latifah, DMX, and Nick Cannon, to name a few. Today, Reagan is doing Boss Woman moves as […]

There’s a new online community headed our way and it’s what the loc’d community needs! For the past few years, there’s been an ongoing trend with mainstream media’s perpetuation of negative and stereotypical images of people with locs. It’s become clear that this problem causes more division in the black communities, among other things. My […]

Myleik Teele is a former celebrity publicist turned successful entrepreneur. As the owner of curlBOX which she’s started in 2011, Myleik makes it her mission to help educate women of color all over the country on hair care while sharing awesome products. curlBOX was featured in publications such as Essence, In Style, and Madame Noire. She’s on Twitter with […]

Founded by Beverly Bond, BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to empowering and mentoring young girls and women of color through youth enrichment programs.  It’s also established to promote the arts for young women of color, as well as to encourage dialogue and analysis of the ways women of color […]

The joys of social media is finding positive, high-spirited, super talented,  and beautiful people to follow for your pleasure and your soul! These five people are no exception. I follow them on Instagram and let me tell you…all of their personal timelines either tell a story, motivate you, or keep you intrigued with thought-provoking content. […]

The Real is led by five bold, diverse and outspoken hosts — Tamar Braxton, Tamera Mowry, Loni Love, Jeannie Mai, and Adrienne Bailon. Since the show’s debut on July 15, 2013, fans has praised the fun-filled and entertaining show, as well as the boldness and transparency that these ladies gives their audience daily. They remind me […]