Couple Opens Country’s First Black-Owned Cancer Center

The center provides free programs for cancer patients and their loved ones. A couple from Philadelphia is ensuring that cancer patients and their loved ones have access to quality healthcare and support. According to Because of Them We Can,...

Black Founder Creates Meditation App For People Of Color

meditation app for people of color

Tyra Banks Launching Docuseries That She Says Will ‘Redefine the Definition of Beauty’

Tyra Banks
About five months after Tyra Banks revealed that she’s opening a theme park based on modeling, the West Coast native announced that she’s executive producing and starring in a new docuseries titled “Beauty.” The project is slated to run on the entertainment...

Cuba Holds Its First Natural Hair Competition To Promote Black Pride

The Natural Hair Movement
Havana performance artist, Susana Delahante held a black hair competition in Cuba this past weekend. Black and mixed‐race women were invited to compete in three hair categories – natural, braided and dreadlocked. The two hour competition which had over...

Meet the Founder of the First Black-Owned Beauty School to Open in Horry County

Shaneka Hammond Brown
Conway, SC — The SHB International Hair Academy School of Cosmetology is open and accepting students who are interested in getting the training required to embark on a lucrative career in Cosmetology. The facility is the first African-American owned beauty school in Horry...

Mahisha Dellinger Launches ‘Black Girls Making Millions’ Academy For Women Entrepreneurs

Mahisha Dellinger
Mahisha Dellinger, founder and CEO of black haircare brand CURLS L.L.C., is not shy about sharing her story of how she went from growing up underprivileged to now being the owner of the multimillion-dollar beauty brand. Furthermore, she goes the extra mile to...

Black-Owned ‘Go Green’ Brand Focused On Creating Healthy Lifestyles

Tierra Goes Green (TGG), is a black-owned “go green” brand providing products and services that help individuals transition their lifestyles into healthy ones. The company’s founder is Tierra Burrell a well-known and respected holistic thought leader in Atlanta,...

Largest Black-Owned Hair Company Launches New All-Inclusive Service That Changes the Way You Buy and Install Hair

Mayvenn Install
Mayvenn Install pays for your next hair appointment by offering customers the hair of their choice and a service for the price of one (hair, shampoo, condition, braid down, sew-in and style)

She Creates A Facebook Healing Space For 20,000 Black Therapists

by Lydia Blanco Creating safe spaces for others is second nature for therapists and mental health professionals as they establish trust and build relationships with their clients. But finding a community for themselves to unwind is often an afterthought. That...

Mented Cosmetics Founders And The Business Behind Their Beauty Brand For Women Of Color

by Lydia Blanco When KJ Miller and Amanda E. Johnson came up with the idea to build a beauty brand for women of color two years ago out of their frustration with the choices of beauty products for black women,...


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16 Black-owned Afro-Caribbean Restaurants in Miami

Caribbean cuisine is a fusion of African, Creole, Cajun, Amerindian, European, East Indian/South Asian, Persian, Arab, Chinese and Javanese/Indonesian cuisine.  We’re compiled...


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