• Black Mothers On Playdate Confronted By Gun Pointing Secret Service Members By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    BLACK MOTHERS ON PLAYDATE CONFRONTED BY GUN POINTING SECRET SERVICE MEMBERS

    Two D.C. moms are left with several questions after a playdate with their children turned into a traumatic ordeal. According to the...

    Women, Cars
  • Your Hair Oil Could Be Making Your Dry Scalp Worse, According To One Expert By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    YOUR HAIR OIL COULD BE MAKING YOUR DRY SCALP WORSE, ACCORDING TO ONE EXPERT

    There are several reasons why you could be experiencing dry scalp, and your hair oil could be one of them. While they typically deliver...

  • Kevin Hart's Wife Eniko Shares Photos From Her Stunning Maternity Shoot By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    KEVIN HART'S WIFE ENIKO SHARES PHOTOS FROM HER STUNNING MATERNITY SHOOT

    Kevin and Eniko Hart are expecting a baby girl very soon, and the mommy-to-be is positively glowing in her most recent maternity shoot....

    Design
  • 9 Tips For Avoiding Chin Acne While Wearing Masks Through Summer By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    9 TIPS FOR AVOIDING CHIN ACNE WHILE WEARING MASKS THROUGH SUMMER

    While one of our biggest concerns today is taking shelter from tropical storm Isaias, these past few weeks have been more about keeping...

  • Tayshia Adams To Reportedly Replace Clare Crawley On Upcoming ‘Bachelorette' Season By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    TAYSHIA ADAMS TO REPORTEDLY REPLACE CLARE CRAWLEY ON UPCOMING ‘BACHELORETTE' SEASON

    We're getting another Black bachelorette, yaaaaall! Tayshia Adams is reportedly replacing Clare Crawley on season 16 of The Bachelorette,...

    Shoes
  • Shop Now: Lululemon's SeaWheeze Run Collection By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    SHOP NOW: LULULEMON'S SEAWHEEZE RUN COLLECTION

    If there is one market that has arguably thrived during this pandemic, it's the business of athleisure wear. Most of us, have become...

    Shopping, Collection, Event, Festival
  • ‘I Don't Know John Lewis,' Trump Snubs Civil Rights Icon For Skipping 2017 Inauguration By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    ‘I DON'T KNOW JOHN LEWIS,' TRUMP SNUBS CIVIL RIGHTS ICON FOR SKIPPING 2017 INAUGURATION

    In a recent interview, Donald J. Trump was clearly deep in his feelings after declining to comment on the legacy of the late Rep. John...

    People
  • By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    NATURI NAUGHTON TALKS QUARANTINING WITH HER NEW BOYFRIEND

    The last few months have been well spent for Power star Naturi Naughton, who recently revealed she's been in quarantine with a new...

    Star
  • By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    STUDENT TOLD TO REMOVE ‘BLACK LIVES MATTER' FACE MASK AT GRADUATION CEREMONY

    Dean Holmes, a York, Pa. student who recently graduated from York Catholic High School is speaking out after being pulled away from...

  • Michelle Obama Wishes Barack Obama A Happy 59th Birthday By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    MICHELLE OBAMA WISHES BARACK OBAMA A HAPPY 59TH BIRTHDAY

    Once again, Barack and Michelle Obama have lit up our day with a sweet family photo. Today , Michelle Obama celebrated Barack Obama's...

  • Robyn Dixon And Gizelle Bryant Are Not Letting The Cameras Control Their Relationships By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    ROBYN DIXON AND GIZELLE BRYANT ARE NOT LETTING THE CAMERAS CONTROL THEIR RELATIONSHIPS

    The Real Housewives of Potomac are back! Robyn Dixon and Gizelle Bryant joined ESSENCE on IGTV and revealed how the show is impacting...

    Wedding, People
  • Curly Cape Just Made Washing Your Hair That Much Easier By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    CURLY CAPE JUST MADE WASHING YOUR HAIR THAT MUCH EASIER

    There are moments when style and beauty come together to curate a much needed product. Arguably, these sectors go hand in hand and...

    Style
  • By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    9 HOT NEW BEAUTY PRODUCTS TO TRY RIGHT NOW

    Let's be honest. It isn't easy keeping up with all the new beauty products that are released every month. Thankfully, the ones you...

  • By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    FIVE PEOPLE WHO ATTENDED MEETING WITH FLA. GOV. RON DESANTIS TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19

    Top elected officials in Florida, including Gov. Ron DeSantis, have been warned that they could have been exposed to the novel coronavirus...

    People, Hotels
  • Danielle Brooks to Play Mahalia Jackson In Upcoming Lifetime Biopic By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    DANIELLE BROOKS TO PLAY MAHALIA JACKSON IN UPCOMING LIFETIME BIOPIC

    We stan a booked and busy queen. Danielle Brooks, who turned heads in her role as Taystee on Netflix series Orange Is the New Black...

  • By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    AMANDA SEALES SAYS ‘THE REAL' PRODUCERS ‘FELT SCARED OF ME'

    One thing we all know and love about Amanda Seales is that she's always going to keep it real. And while her time on one of our favorite...

    Women, People
  • By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    THIS CHILDREN'S CLOTHING BRAND OFFERS FUNCTIONALITY AND STYLE

    Since the onset of the worldwide Coronavirus pandemic in March, it feels like everyone has been having a love affair with loungewear....

    Style, Dress, Design, Collection
  • Sam Jay Talks Creating Space For Black Queer Comedians By Essence   -   Aug 4, 2020

    SAM JAY TALKS CREATING SPACE FOR BLACK QUEER COMEDIANS

    So it's kinda corny to say, but it's true: you've probably never seen a comedian like Sam Jay. Especially with their own Netflix comedy...

    Watches, People
  • By Essence   -   Aug 3, 2020

    TIA MOWRY PARTNERS WITH ETSY ON NEW HOME DECOR COLLECTION

    Is there anything that Tia Mowry-Hardrict can't do? Besides being an award-winning actress, author, entrepreneur, and mom of two, she...

    Design, Collection
  • By Essence   -   Aug 3, 2020

    KAMALA HARRIS INTRODUCES NEW BILL TO FUND UTERINE FIBROIDS RESEARCH

    Black women are no strangers to uterine fibroids. In fact, nine out of 10 Black women will develop fibroids before they're 50 years...

    Women