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2 Brands Making Next Level Clothing

I won’t pretend that I don’t appreciate a woman in lingerie. I just won’t do that, today. I would appreciate it that much more, however, if the lingerie was from a Black owned company. Well now we have that option with Sultry Limb. Sultry Limb offers premium underclothing and nightwear for ladies. Their products are […]

Chicago Inaugurated Its First Black Woman Mayor Today; Do We Need More?

Lori Lightfoot takes the reins of the City of Chicago today as she is inaugurated Mayor. Lightfoot stands out as the first Black woman and openly gay mayor of America’s third largest (and arguably greatest) city. The idea of a Black mayor running a major American city is exciting but ultimately, does it matter? The […]

Who Is Robert F. Smith?

By now you know that a Black billionaire spoke at Morehouse’s 2019 graduation ceremony and pledged to pay off the student loan debt of the entire class. His name? Robert Frederick Smith. He is the richest Black person in America — richer than Oprah and Jordan, combined. He largely made his fortune investing in the […]

5 Dope Swimsuit Designers Dripping In Melanin

Dust off your crop tops and cut off shorts, because ladies and gentlemen it is the time of year. It’s about time to start wearing less and going out more. The fact that the temperature is rising and the sun is coming out more can only mean one thing….Summer is approaching! It’s finally time to […]

She Came To The US With Only $300, She Just Opened An Independent Pharmacy

Emlah Tubuo arrived in the United States with only $300. She worked to get an education, secured a home and has built a family. Now Tubuo has built her own business — Powell Pharmacy, just outside of Columbus, Oh. Black women leave us in awe each day, as they defy all odds. Tubuo is no […]

How Far Should Black Businesses Go To Get Non-Black Customers?

We’ve been told that the Black dollar only circulates in our community for 6 hours. We are universal consumers — we buy from everyone, there is a clear “trade deficit.” With that in mind we should always “Buy Black” but the goal should also be, “sell to everyone.” But that’s precisely where it gets tricky, […]

3 Black Owned Brands That Will Change How Your Family Lives

You’ve always done things a certain way. From the soap you use to the way you approach fitness, we do what we’ve always seen done, typically. But what if there was a better way? What if what you’ve always done isn’t best for you? When we know better, we do better. You might be familiar […]

2 Essential Brands For Black Children

Black children should go to school with the best supplies and images that inspire success. Moe Melanin can certainly help with that. The company produces school supplies that are absolutely stunning visually and utterly inspiring. Their notebooks scream success, competence and of course, style. Every Black child should have supplies from Moe Melanin. Give your […]

After 3 Kids This Black Mom Got Her Midsection Back; Her Product Is Helping Other Moms Do The Same

TQ Evans had given birth to three babies and well after pregnancy, her mid-section still hadn’t snapped back. Her abdominal muscles remained separated by a condition known as diastasis recti. The result is a protruding belly bulge, known as a “pooch” or “mommy-tummy.” About two-thirds of all pregnant women have it, and many women continue […]

2 Black Owned Companies That Will Keep Your Household Prepared For Anything

Detroit brought us mass production of the automobile and now the city is home to Touch Body Works, an all-natural beauty brand. Touch Body Works was created in order to bring us natural skin care that is affordable. Every batch of product they sell is handcrafted in small batches, right in Detroit. Their products are truly […]