Self Love

The Power Of Representation.

  When I was kid my dad used to take my sister and I to Toys-R-Us to reward us for exceptional things we had done. As a little kid these exceptional things usually consisted of getting good grades, birthdays, and occasionally we got toys just because we begged for long enough. Straights A’s on our report […]

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Shades of Beauty.

  Imagine this, you’re at your local store looking for some makeup. You scan the aisles looking for your perfect match of foundation, but what you find is a rack of beige and three bottles of what is supposed to cover all darker skinned people. Frustration starts to build up, so you move to the […]

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What Makes A Black Woman?

While trying to fit the beauty standards that society has for women in general, some black women sometimes find themselves also trying to fit the beauty standards of what a black women should look like. What does a real black women look like? Africans are more genetically diverse than other populations, so how is it […]

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Your Black Is Beautiful

In a country that constantly reminds black women that they are not good enough or worthy of love, you would think that the black man would be there to support, to cherish, to appreciate black women. You thought wrong. Turns out some black men don’t really like black women. In this day and age, some […]

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