Meet beauty entrepreneur Barbie Conner

Barbie Conner

For the last five years, Barbie Conner has been the owner of Lash Fantasy, providing a host of beauty services to women in the metro Atlanta area.  She is not only a beauty entrepreneur but also a lash master, certified lash educator, licensed esthetician and permanent makeup artist. A former registered nurse, she also has been […]

Beauty secrets of breast cancer survivors who require chemotherapy

It’s time to think pink. With breast cancer awareness month in full swing, we’re breaking down top beauty secrets for breast cancer survivors who require chemotherapy. According to a new study funded by the Avon Foundation, African-American women are nearly half, 43%, as likely to die from breast cancer than White women. In 2013, 230,815 […]

Karen Jackson, Sister Network Inc. Founder, Fights to End Breast Cancer

Name:  Karen E. Jackson Company:  Sisters Network Inc. Title:  Founder and CEO Breast Cancer Survivor What inspired you to create the Sisters Network Inc. organization? While going through my diagnosis 18 years ago, I was frustrated with the limited information being shared and the disparities that existed in the African American community about breast cancer. […]