Khanya Brann Speaks About Uniquely You! By:Cara Montgomery

“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud. Do not complain. Make every effort to change things you do not like. If you cannot make a change, change the way you have been thinking. You might find a new solution. Never whine. Whining lets a brute know that a victim is in the neighborhood. Be certain that you do not die without having done something wonderful for humanity (Angelou…

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Coffee Can Do Wonders For Your Skin

In honor of National Coffee Day, everyone should know the amazing things coffee does besides giving you your daily caffeine fix. Coffee can be used for a number of d.i.y recipes all intended to reduce under eye puffiness, cellulite, or exfoliate. The caffeine in coffee contains anti-inflammatory properties, which is what reduces puffiness and redness. So, if you struggle with under eye dark circles/puffiness, cellulite, inflammation, or dry skin, here are some great recipes that you can incorporate into your daily routine.   Exfoliating Face Scrub:   3 tablespoons of…

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Lupita Nyong’o Spreads A Beautiful Message On Sesame Street

Lupita Nyong’o has always been an advocator for being comfortable in your own skin and embracing your skin color. She has made numerous speeches about accepting her dark skin and seeing it for how beautiful it really is. There’s no doubt that her confidence shines bright as she shows the world that dark skin looks good in any and every color. Well now, Lupita is spreading her message to kids with her most recent appearance on Sesame Street. In this segment, her and Elmo talk about skin and how regardless…

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The Holy Grail of Natural Hair Care

It seems like I’m always looking for the latest trick to make my hair thicker and grow faster. I’ve been through so many failed products that my hair is in even worse shape than it was before I started experimenting. So, lately I’ve been opting for the more natural products. Argan oil, shea butter, coconut oil, and avocado oil all work great for giving hair the moisture it needs but the oil at the top of the pyramid is Jamaican Black Castor Oil. Of course you’ve heard of regular clear…

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And This Month’s Fashion Icon Is…

Kylie Jenner is really starting to stand out from her sisters and not because of anything bad. The youngest Jenner has been showing the world just how fashion savvy she is since she decided to chop off her long locks for a trendy bob at the end of 2013. We all know her from when she was a little girl on “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” but now, the 17-year-old is making an image for herself with her bold hair colors, outfits, and signature pout. From award shows to Instagram,…

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We’re All Looking For The Fountain of Youth

Our society has a fear of getting old and aging. It seems that everywhere you look there is a new product to get rid of wrinkles or rejuvenate your skin for a younger appearance. Botox and other surgical operations to look “younger” (when really you look like a wax figure) are becoming increasingly more popular for those who can afford it. Sidenote: people are using all of these products and rarely know what harmful chemicals they are putting on there skin. Why is it that aging and having wrinkles or…

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