Jackie Aina Launches Lifestyle Brand, FORVR Mood, for the “Regular-Degular Girl”

“Boujie, but make it approachable” –FORVR Mood Beauty influencer and social justice advocate, Jackie Aina, launched her own lifestyle brand, FORVR Mood. She teased her followers with only a name and not giving any hints as to what she was about to release other than it was not beauty related. The initial drop turned out to be four candles with names of cultural colloquialisms often … Continue reading Jackie Aina Launches Lifestyle Brand, FORVR Mood, for the “Regular-Degular Girl”

Product HighLight: Paradise Dress by Shop Caribbean Cowgirl

LaNatria Ellis of Caribbean Cowgirl is known for wearing bold and colorful, yet affordable peices. She fuses her southern and Caribbean roots, hence the name of her style blog Caribbean Cowgirl, with the tagline “Fierce. Funny. Frugal AF.” Her shop of the same name keeps that theme going. Small black owned businesses have seen an uptick as a result of the carious social justice initiatives … Continue reading Product HighLight: Paradise Dress by Shop Caribbean Cowgirl

Product Highlight: Hoop Mobb Zodiac Sign Earrings

Hoop Mobb is a online store dedicated to all things earrings, hoop earrings specifically. From large hoops for the bold, doorknockers for the nostalgic, to little hoops for the little divas. There are a set a hoops for everyone and their style. Shop here. Image Credit: Hoop Mobb Continue reading Product Highlight: Hoop Mobb Zodiac Sign Earrings

You Should Try My Tried and True Products from Blk Opl!

While yesterday’s Black Live Matter awareness campaign got off to a rocky start, many people still took it upon themselves to advocate in their own way. One of those ways is to highlight and support blackowned businesses. Many large brands were reluctant to show solidarity or released tone deaf statements despite the fact they work with black creators, use black cultural aesthetics and have a … Continue reading You Should Try My Tried and True Products from Blk Opl!

Kerby Jean-Raymond of Pyer Moss Announces Relief Fund for Minority and Women Owned Small Businesses Suffering Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

Kerby Jean-Raymond, the head 8r the famed Pyer Moss brand announced he has set aside $50,000 in aid for minority and women owned small businesses. This is an awesome initiative and lets hope it encourages other brands to reach out and help others in their community. Image Credit:Pyer Moss Continue reading Kerby Jean-Raymond of Pyer Moss Announces Relief Fund for Minority and Women Owned Small Businesses Suffering Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

The Honey Pot Co. Receives Backlash over Target Commercial White Women Alleged was Racist Only to Receive Overwhelming Support in Return

The Honey Pot Co. is a plant based feminine care product line founded by Bea Dixon. She was recently featured in a series of commercials by Target called “Founders We Believe In” that ran during Black History Month. During the thirty second clip, Dixon discusses ger company and the challenges she faced getting it off the ground. Her last statement is what sparked fury. “The … Continue reading The Honey Pot Co. Receives Backlash over Target Commercial White Women Alleged was Racist Only to Receive Overwhelming Support in Return

Small Business Spotlight: Black Girl Sunscreen is the First Indie Black Woman Owned Suncare Brand in Target

#blackgirlmagic If you follow Diva Chronicles on Instagram, then you’ve seen the post about how they’ll be some black history related content coming your way this month. Black owned brands are highlighted all year long here, but we’re ramping things up a bit. Image Credit: Black Girl Sunscreen Congratulations are in order to Shontay Lundy and her brand Black Girl Sunscreen for getting permant product … Continue reading Small Business Spotlight: Black Girl Sunscreen is the First Indie Black Woman Owned Suncare Brand in Target

Beauty News: Taraji P. Henson Launches TPH Hair Line

Actress, Taraji P. Henson, known for her roles in Baby Boy, Benjamin Button, and the hit t.v. series Empire has announced the launch of her eponymous hair care line. She stated on her¬†Instagram that she always gets questions on how she protects her hair under her wigs and weaves while she is working. Her answer is TPH by Taraji P. Henson. The luxe-looking line comes … Continue reading Beauty News: Taraji P. Henson Launches TPH Hair Line

Gynecologist Creates Laundry Detergent Specifically to Combat Yeast Infections in Women

Because we have to keep things #cleanandcute. Atlanta based gynecologist, Dr. Tosha Roger’s, owner of Atlanta Premier OB/GYN Aassociates created Clean and Cute Panty Wash, a natural laundry detergent for women’s intimates as a way of reducing yeast infections in women. She told Black Business, “Even though women are cleaning their panties, the aavailable detergent in the market doesn’t really remove build-up of bacteria, yeast, … Continue reading Gynecologist Creates Laundry Detergent Specifically to Combat Yeast Infections in Women