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Black History In The Making: 3 Reasons Black Panther is Already a Classic For Black Folks

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Black Panther Cast By Kanisha Parks Black Panther comes out next weekend and it’s already broken Fandango’s advance ticket sales record, becoming their #1 selling superhero of all time. Needless to say, we’ve been waiting for this movie long before its official trailer dropped back in October 2017 but now the anticipation is through the roof. My entire family and…

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This Doctor is Using Social Media to Raise Awareness About Black Skincare Issues

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Dr. Adeline N. via IG By Kanisha Parks Dr. Adeline N., a Resident Physician at the Corpus Christi Bay Area Dermatology Program in South Texas, is the creator of @brownskinderm, an Instagram account focused on providing vital information about how to properly care for and treat skin of color. Brown Skin Derm is a top resource for skin of color,…

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9 Celebs That Make Rocking Natural Hair Look Effortless

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Lupita Nyong’o By Kanisha Parks Seeing celebrities on screen with natural hair is important for our culture because it normalizes natural beauty, proving that we are (and always have been) enough. In recent years, celebrities embracing and showcasing their natural hair has become increasingly popular, shattering the societal stigma that natural hair is “unruly.” Now more than ever, children, women,…

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The Pros & Cons Of Texlaxing Natural Hair For Improved Manageability

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Meka aka CurlyMonroe By Kanisha Parks When it comes to natural hair, manageability is often a major concern. Natural hair can be time consuming and realistically speaking, it can be hard! This concern is leading many women to make the decision to texlax or texturize their natural hair. Continue Texlaxing means applying relaxer to your hair and intentionally under processing…

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The Importance of Self-Care as a Single Woman

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By Kanisha Parks Self-care is a topic that is becoming increasingly popular throughout social media, and I’m all the way here for it. As black women, self-care is something we often put on the backburner, if we even make time for it at all. We’re caregivers and caretakers—strong, hard-working, mothers, daughters, wives, sisters, and friends. We’re out here grinding, trying…

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