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Whether you are full black, ½ black or even ¼ black, we ALL can understand the common struggles of understanding our hair. There are many hair types so trying to pinpoint your hair type while learning to manage it can take several trial and error attempts with products. Sess Cannon in Dallas, TX, decided to take that challenge head on and conquered it. Through her business Sess Lee Curls LLC, Sess aims to educate women of all ages.She has the products, the experience and the personality to take your curls to the next level. Through her faith and knack for hair education we’ve dubbed Sess the Queen of Curls!
A community is a group of people sharing a common goal and the goal should be to BUILD and PROSPER. We have all seen businesses come and go, just as much as we have seen outsider businesses come through and wipe out local smaller ones. Tiffaine Stephens decided to figure out why ‘outsiders’ could come in and benefit more than the community itself. With her business, The Image Republic, Tiffaine has created proven tactics to take back what’s ours. Through empowerment and strong business development tools, The Image Republic can help clients prosper while building and growing.
Wearable knits that are good for the environment are Ceresa Newsome thing! With her newly found flexibility and experience in the fashion game, Ceresa is building a brand centered about items that feel good, looks good and made of things that are good. Building relationships with factories and suppliers in Brooklyn, New York makes the Sien Knitwear brand trustworthy and one who’s concerned about the customer experience! Fusing motherhood and business, Ceresa is finding her way in the world of sustainability. Meet the Queen of Knits!
One word comes to mind when we think of, Avant-Garde Home and that is “Luxury.” If you’ve done your research like us, you know that there aren’t many home-decor brands out there, let alone, LUXURY ones. We rummaged through the Avant-Garde website and fell in love with the Faux Leather and Fur pillows! Houston-based and a dream! Pair the pillows with the oil-burning options and candles, and you have a self-care date night with your own damn self! Avant-Garde even has a wick trimmer, so your candle lasts as long as possible. We’re excited about this brand and Myeshia Brown’s stance on sprinkling our home with eye-catching and scented goodies. Meet the Queen of Luxury Fragrance & Home Decor!
She’s a healer and in touch with her creativity and feminine power. She has a mission to heal and create improved bodies within the Black community, especially women. Mystique Hargrove, the creator of Boho Wellness in North Carolina knows that these services are needed. Taking her knack for wellness from her Grandmother, Hargrove has created a platform that builds better people from the inside out. And the rituals of her grandmother are not going to waste as Hargrove’s passion to help women to conceive, heal and achieve higher levels of intimacy is a different kind of game-changer. This queen specializes in feminine wellness, womb work and soon, doula services. Meet the Queen of Womb Transformation!
Today we have a sweet treat. Two young sisters letting their entrepreneurial wings soar--Layla and Mya created their company Suga Babes with their peers and even us adult Queens in mind. Not only do they host mobile spa parties for girls ages 5-13 which is sure to be an amazing experience, they also have a “sweet” line containing everything we love, from lip balm to lotion bars and whipped body butters. With consistency and tenacity, these two are living their daydream. Support these youngins’ by meeting the Queens of Suga!
It’s about Motherhood, It’s about forgiveness. It’s about being authentically you and if people don’t appreciate it, you create a lane! At HoneybeNatural we are all about celebrating the black woman and her dreams. In a world of monochromatic beauty, it’s refreshing to hear chocolate drops like, Natasha Hunter, speak her truth about affirming her own beauty. She’s creating the life that she’s always dreamed of and in great fashion - being an example for her daughter! Meet the Queen of Chocolate Apparel in Fort Worth, TX.
Need help navigating today’s new media as a writer? Southern Styles & Steeds has become a digital gateway that fuses southern style and tech by way of country gal, Candace Dantes in McDonough, Georgia!
Who doesn’t love a heavenly bowl of flavorful goodness? Today, we have a yummy treat for our Queens! Raised in New Orleans, That Soup Chic, aka Karima Kibble, creates organic, homemade, fresh soups that are guaranteed to keep you coming back for more.
After battling depression for 30 years, Demetrice Smith started Creeping Vines Online, a forum created to unmask the stigma of mental illness and discuss healing for the hindering influences of depression.
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