EntertainmentNewsVideo The superstar assured her followers the move wasn't inspired by a mental breakdown Cortney Wills July 8, 2020Tiffany Haddish has taken her hair into her own hands … literally. The comedian gave herself a shocking haircut on Instagram Live on Tuesday, prompting some fans to speculate that she’s going through a crisis.
EntertainmentLifestyleLivingNewsTop StoriesWomen The author is developing a show with actress/producers Gabrielle Union and Freida Pinto Amber Corrine July 5, 2020 Author Tanisha C. Ford (Photo: Darcy Rogers) Culture critic and author of “Dressed in Dreams,”Tanisha C. Ford, has inked a deal with Sony Pictures Television, in collaboration with Gabrielle Union‘s and Freida Pinto’s production companies.
Aurora James (Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images) Sephora will be devoting 15% of its shelf space to Black-owned businesses and their products, inspired by the challenge issued by designer Aurora James. READ MORE: Sephora’s shutdown for diversity training is a temporary fix to bigger issue James called on nine brands a commit to buying 15% of their goods from Black-owned businesses last week. James said that the Black community made up much of the spending power for those brands and needed the same amount of representation.
Reebok is standing up to racism in a big way. The sportswear brand is cutting ties with CrossFit, essentially ending their 10-year partnership after the company’s CEO, Greg Glassman, made “insensitive” remarks on social media. Glassman responded to a tweet about racism being a public health issue with, “It’s Floyd-19,” in reference to George Floyd, whose death at the hands of police has sparked international outrage. READ MORE: Here are the white celebs pulling up to support #BlackLivesMatter “Recently, we have been in discussions regarding a new agreement, however, in light of recent events, we have made the decision to end our partnership with CrossFit HQ,” Reebok said in a statement.
Venus Williams hosts an immersive experience presented by American Express Travel at the Greenwich Hotel, in New York City. (Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images for American Express) Venus Williams may be a world-renowned athlete but now the legendary tennis player is parlaying her love of skincare into a new business venture.
Source: Hanifa / Hanifa Hanifa has rocked social media by debuting its latest collection from designer Anifa Mvuemba on Instagram Live using 3D models. Mvuemba planned the digital-only show before the coronavirus pandemic. In an interview with Teen Vogue, she explained plans were already in the works to debut the collection, Pink Label Congo, online, but she had doubts to move forward with the show once the coronavirus pandemic hit. Mvuemba explained: “The news came out about how serious things were and I started to feel a bit anxious about everything going on.
Project Runway judge Elaine Welteroth married musician Jonathan Singletary outside their stoop on May 10 after coronavirus dashed their California mountain ceremony plans. (via Twitter) When Project Runway judge Elaine Welteroth planned her wedding with musician Jonathan Singletary, they envisioned an elegant “Sunday-gospel-brunch wedding” in California’s Mount Diablo. But when the coronavirus pandemic dashed their plans, the author and former Teen Vogue editor-in-chief created a back-up “virtual quarantine wedding” plan on the stoop of their Brooklyn home.
Being under quarantine does not stop the glamour from overflowing for supermodel Naomi Campbell. The British fashion leader used her own tools and insight to conduct a photoshoot from home for ESSENCE Magazine amid the coronavirus pandemic. READ MORE: Naomi Campbell reveals she eats only one meal a day Both ESSENCE Magazine and Campbell are celebrating big 5-0 in 2020. This year marks the 50th anniversary for the fashion, entertainment and lifestyle magazine geared toward Black women. The runway extraordinaire also celebrates her 50th birthday this year on May 22. These simultaneous milestones make her the perfect choice for a brand new issue.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 07: Kanye West speaks on stage at the "Kanye West and Steven Smith in Conversation with Mark Wilson" at the on November 07, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images for Fast Company)
(Photo: Getty Images) Tamar Braxton is gearing up to star in another reality show, and this time she has a partner in crime. The Grammy-nominated singer will host a new beauty-focused series on VH1 entitled To Catch a Beautician and the show will be co-hosted by celebrity hairstylist, Johnny Wright. READ MORE: Tamar Braxton wants to get married again, have more kids Best-known for his work with Michelle Obama, Wright will join Braxton as they help hair victims confront their stylists for bad work.