• Finally Make Your Financial Plan By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    FINALLY MAKE YOUR FINANCIAL PLAN

    Building a financial plan is a lot like starting a fitness program. If you show up at the gym and mindlessly walk around lifting weights...

  • Your Guide to Planning for the Unexpected and Protecting What Matters By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    YOUR GUIDE TO PLANNING FOR THE UNEXPECTED AND PROTECTING WHAT MATTERS

    Even if you have every moment planned out , life can still be full of surprises. By planning and preparing, you will be ready to face...

    Cars
  • This Silk Bed-Time Set Came Right In Time For Fall By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    THIS SILK BED-TIME SET CAME RIGHT IN TIME FOR FALL

    With cooler temperatures ahead, creating a consistent bedtime routine is essential to making it through the winter. Women's ready-to-wear...

    Women, Collection, Design, Fashion
  • By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    BRIDAL BLISS: ERICA AND GREG BROUGHT A TASTE OF CHICAGO TO THEIR ATLANTA WEDDING

    For a relationship that survived five years of long-distance dating, life changes and other tests, its only right that Erica and Greg...

    Wedding
  • By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    10 TIMES JADA PINKETT SMITH'S HAIR AND MAKEUP SET IF OFF ON THE RED CARPET

    With all the talk about Set It Off, we're getting excited about the thought of seeing Stony, Cleo, Frankie, and Tisean take what's...

    Beauty
  • By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    REAL FASHION CONFESSIONALS: MISA HYLTON DISHES ON THE MOST ICONIC LIL KIM LOOKS

    When you've outfitted, designed for and been the creative director for practically every hip-hop legend in the game, what do you do...

    Look, Design, Fashion, Beauty
  • In the Caribbean, Black Muses In Modern Art Take Center Stage At New Exhibit By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    IN THE CARIBBEAN, BLACK MUSES IN MODERN ART TAKE CENTER STAGE AT NEW EXHIBIT

    For Denise Murrell, the question was simple enough: Why are we ignoring the Black woman in the painting? Then a finance exec turned...

    Women
  • Everyone Is Loving Anderson .Paak's Soulful Take On Lil f Lil Nas X's ‘Old Town Road' By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    EVERYONE IS LOVING ANDERSON .PAAK'S SOULFUL TAKE ON LIL F LIL NAS X'S ‘OLD TOWN ROAD'

    Although Lil Nas X's record-breaking hit “Old Town Road” has now moved past its peak, a new soulful version of the summer hit by Anderson...

    Watches
  • By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    CARMEN EJOGO INTRODUCES US TO HER CHARACTER ON NETFLIX'S MADAM C.J. WALKER

    Actress Carmen Ejogo is giving us a glimpse at her character in the upcoming Madam C.J. Walker Netflix series. She shared a photo of...

    Look
  • By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    NEW YORK FASHION WEEK MAKEUP TRENDS TO TRY RIGHT NOW

    With just a few days until fall it's time to start reconsidering our skincare, hair, and makeup routines. What's good for the hot weather...

    Look, Fashion week, Cosmetic, Beauty, Fashion
  • By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    WOMAN WHO POSTED R. KELLY'S BAIL CAN'T GET MONEY BACK

    The woman who paid to get R. Kelly out of Cook County jail earlier this year wants her money back, but a judge ruled Tuesday that that...

  • By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    PROMINENT DEMOCRATIC DONOR ED BUCK ARRESTED AFTER 3RD MAN OVERDOSES IN HIS APARTMENT

    The families of two Black men who were found dead in prominent Democratic donor Ed Buck's home may finally see some measure of justice...

    People, Men
  • Alicia Keys Creates A Refreshing Experience With ‘Show Me Love' Visuals By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    ALICIA KEYS CREATES A REFRESHING EXPERIENCE WITH ‘SHOW ME LOVE' VISUALS

    Alicia Keys is taking music videos to the next level. The Grammy Award winning singer premiered the video for her new single “Show...

  • Giddy Up! ‘Old Town Road' Director Tapped For ‘House Party' Remake By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    GIDDY UP! ‘OLD TOWN ROAD' DIRECTOR TAPPED FOR ‘HOUSE PARTY' REMAKE

    The director known as Calmatic delivered a hit in the Western spoof he executed for Lil Nas X's “Old Town Road.” His visuals for the...

    Style, People
  • Issa Rae Is Working On A ‘Set It Off' Remake By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    ISSA RAE IS WORKING ON A ‘SET IT OFF' REMAKE

    Issa Rae is bringing back the 90s cult-classic Set Off! The Insecure creator is said to be in early development on a re-imagining of...

    Star
  • By Essence   -   Sep 18, 2019

    OH HEY, CURVY GIRL! FASHION TO FIGURE'S 40-60% OFF SALE IS A MAJOR MOMENT

    A blow out sale is one of those things that just makes you feel good. You get to scratch that shopping itch, get fly and still have...

    Shopping, Fashion, Look
  • DeAndre Harris Says He Still Receives Threats From White Supremacists More Than Two Years After Charlottesville By Essence   -   Sep 17, 2019

    DEANDRE HARRIS SAYS HE STILL RECEIVES THREATS FROM WHITE SUPREMACISTS MORE THAN TWO YEARS AFTER CHARLOTTESVILLE

    It's been a little over two years since DeAndre Harris encountered a gang of violent white supremacists in a parking garage in downtown...

    Event
  • Cardi B Wants To Have Another Baby By Essence   -   Sep 17, 2019

    CARDI B WANTS TO HAVE ANOTHER BABY

    Cardi B's career has been one constant glow up. This year, she's lit up stages all over the world, starred in the box office hit Hustlers...

    Star
  • Style Dispatch By Essence   -   Sep 17, 2019

    STYLE DISPATCH

    Face Jewelry Is the New Way to Accessorize Sometimes all you their clientele stylishly on point. need is a little bling to complete...

    Style, Models, Design, Fashion, Look
  • ENVSN Fest: Karen Civil On How To Stay Motivated By Essence   -   Sep 17, 2019

    ENVSN FEST: KAREN CIVIL ON HOW TO STAY MOTIVATED

    Karen Civil has created her own blueprint by turning her passion for helping artist and brands to a long-standing career. On top of...

    Women, Look