Hype Chat

Ashley Everett

Hype Chat: Beyoncé’s Dance Captain Ashley Everett Talks Hair & Beauty Faves

If you’ve seen just about anything Beyoncé in the past eight years, then you’re sure to have been captivated by the fierce…

Normani Kordei

Beauty & The Beat: Fifth Harmony’s Normani Kordei

Multi-talented Normani Kordei shares faves and routine for maintaining photoshoot fresh hair.

Deena Campbell

ESSENCE.com Beauty Editor Deena Campbell Shares Why Second Time Was Charm In Natural Hair Journey

Deena Campbell, ESSENCE.com hair & beauty editor, shares why she said “eff it” the first time she went natural and what she learned her second time around.

Natalie La Rose

Dutch Singer Natalie La Rose Shares Hair Faves

Songstress Natalie La Rose was born and raised in the Netherlands where she developed and honed her craft as an amazing singer and…


Hype Chat: Draya Talks ‘Tresses’ Hair Line & Staying Fit

Draya Michele is one very busy person and a very savvy business woman. The reality star took her 15 minutes of fame and…

Anji Corley

Hype Chat: Radio & TV Maven Anji Corley Shares Her Natural Hair Journey and Must-Have Products

We love seeing women embrace the natural tresses they were born with – whether kinky coily or curly wavy. We also know…

Kimberly Kimble

Hype Chat: Kim Kimble Talks ‘LA Hair’, The Natural Hair Movement And Why You Need A Hair Professional

Celeb stylist and expert Kimberly Kimble dishes on her love for the natural hair movement, new trends and who’s mane she’d love to work on next.

Vivian Green

Hype Chat: Vivian Green Talks New Album ‘Vivid’ And Being Bashed For Wearing Weaves

R&B singer Vivian Green is back with her fifth album, Vivid, and introducing fans to a new, upbeat side of her. Returning from a…

Wiz Khalifa & Katie "Peachie" Wimbush

Wiz Khalifa’s Mom Katie ‘Peachie’ Wimbush Talks Locs And Summer Must-Haves

Wiz Khalifa’s mom, Katie “Peachie” Wimbush, shares how she started her loc journey and hair and fashion summer must-haves.

Hype Chat: Brave Williams Talks ‘Fearless’ Debut, Creating Her Own Conditioner and More

Over the past decade, Brave Williams has been living up to her name and then some. She let go of all her…