Contrib: Hype Hair

Makeup by Danessa Myricks

The 2019 Makeup Show NYC | May 5-6

The beauty industry’s largest professional beauty event returns for an epic three days of workshops, demos, and brand exhibits. Now in its…

Beautycon Festival

NYC: Beautycon Festival Beautycon returns to New York for its fifth anniversary. Thousands will take over the Javitz Center April 6-7 for the two-day…

Just For Me Curl Peace

#KidsCorner: 5 Easy & Painless Detangling Tips

There’s one thing moms and kids with natural hair can agree on: the detangling struggle is real! But it doesn’t have to…

wash and moisturize hair

4 Tips To Take The Stress Out Of Wash Day

It’s time to upgrade your wash game.

Sonequa Martin Green

[Close-Up] Sonequa Martin-Green Serves Natural Beauty For ‘ESSENCE’ Digital Cover

The Star Trek’s beauty is out of this world.

Just For Me Giveaway

Win! Just For Me Curl Peace Prize Pack

Enter for your chance to win the full 8-piece collection.

Elle Varner X Hype Hair

Elle Varner Covers ‘Hype Hair’ March/April 2019

The R&B songstress is ready to ‘ellevate.’

Just For Me Curl Peace

Just For Me Launches Kids’ Line For Natural Hair

Haircare brand Just for Me just launched a new lineup to make washday a breeze for kids. Infused with gentle ingredients like…

Melissa Butler

MPLS: Fireside Chat With Lip Bar Founder Melissa Butler

Melissa Butler, The Lip Bar Founder & CEO, heads to the Twin Cities for an intimate Fireside Chat. After breaking all sorts of…

Jada Pinkett Smith, Adrienne Norris & Willow Smith X ESSENCE

[Close-Up] Jada Pinkett-Smith, Willow Smith & Adrienne Norris Serve Up Three Generations Of Slay For ESSENCE

‘Three generations of beauty, wisdom, and star power.’