White CVS worker calls police on Black woman who attempted to use a coupon

On this week’s edition of White people who call the police on Blacks for non-threatening reasons, a CVS worker in Chicago stepped into the leading role. The incident occurred on July 13 at a CVS on North Broadway, according to a Facebook post by Camilla Hudson. Hudson was attempting to purchase an item with a […]

Black men asking for cheese cause CVS clerks to hide in fear

A simple request for sliced cheese lead to a police encounter for two Black men at a Carrytown, Virginia, CVS store. According to  Ricky Berry, he and his roommate Philip Blackwell needed some sliced cheese and entered a local CVS. When they asked the clerk if the store carried cheese, he was told that it […]

Baltimore flooded with drugs after looters hit pharmacies

According to law enforcement officials, the looting that took place in the wake of the police killing of Freddie Gray led to Baltimore being flooded with prescription drugs such as Percocet and Oxycontin. Reportedly, 27 drugstores and two methadone clinics were looted. Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts has stated that police are working with the Drug Enforcement Administration […]

R&B songstress Kelly Price denied medical prescription because of her neighborhood

R&B singer Kelly Price recently had an interesting run-in with a CVS pharmacist while trying to get a prescription filled. The “It’s My Time” singer says she visited a 24-hour CVS drug store in Carson, California, last week at about 1 a.m. to get painkillers for an upcoming dental procedure but was told the order couldn’t be filled because […]

Beyoncé endorses Lee press-on nails on ‘Good Morning America’

Beyonce sat down with ABC News’ Amy Robach of “Good Morning America” to talk about her new animated film, EPIC, her controversial trip to Cuba, on being a mom, doing voice overs, and on being the same person she has always been. She stated: “At the end of the day you’re the same exact person. I […]

2013 Kentucky Derby celebrity fashion: Get the look

Kentucky Derby 2013 It is Kentucky Derby weekend 2013: a time to look stylish and amazing while flaunting your best dress, pumps and hat. We have comprised three different looks using the same dress. We found a Oscar De La Renta dress at Bergdorf Goodman. It is definitely an investment that will appreciate over time […]

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon: Sexiest, most stylish couple

Get this look for your romantic relationship We recently posted how to get Mariah Carey’s amazing wedding dress look here. See BLISS. This is the look to get for the honeymoon, or just a romantic night with your love. Perfect for anniversaries, romantic nights together and whenever you want to celebrate your own happiness. Mariah and […]

Get the look: Rihanna Diamonds tour, Givenchy designs

We recently posted a fashion story on Rihanna’s sexiest looks from her Diamonds Tour. She is making waves and setting off alarms with amazing fashions, custom created by designer Ricardo Tisci for Givenchy. Here are our favorite two looks. See how you can get them for a fraction of the price. Please click through for […]

Celebrity style: Marvin Gaye’s great fashion looks

Marvin Gaye (April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) For the past few decades we have been enriched by the wonderful music Marvin Gaye produced throughout his musical career. I think every April 3 we should have an official Marvin Gaye Style Day. Not only was he immensely talented, and God-blessed handsomely beautiful, but he […]

Hot pink fiend

My hot pink-fuschia obssesion is official. I keep trying to play myself and say the way I fiend for the color is not that serious but every time I try and depart from incorporating it somehow into my life, I get the jitters … bad. Please check out these wonderful points of color inspiration that […]

Pastel beatface: What makeup to wear Easter Sunday

Easter is here and the mood is happy, pastel, light, and vibrant. Fashion has made tremendous strides in the last few years and trendsetters are spreading their creative wings with things other than clothing and shoes. Vibrant colors on the face, nails, and hair now complement your entire wardrobe. Here are some inspiration points to draw from […]

Best spring nail polish colors

Spring is here! Next time you’re getting a manicure, skip neutrals and try one of these fresh and flattering shades. Bond with Whomever by Essie  A gorgeous Lilac, Essie’s Sure Shot is as pretty as a garden of african violets. To buy: $8, cvs.com 

14 year anniversary Beyonce, Blue Ivy, Barack Obama 2 Chainz new role models

Happy New Year! Beyoncé and Maya Angelou have both suggested that our president, Barack Obama, is special. Russell Simmons and Quest Love have raised money to reaffirm our participation in the progress of living our dreams to see an African American president re-elected. The goals of our community collectively speaking though, are not as clear. […]

CVS Executive Dawn-Marie Gray Talks Preventive Health in African American and Latino Communities

CVS’ Project Health is offering an array of free comprehensive health risk assessments and screenings during five national health awareness month with over 1,000 events scheduled for 2012. The nation’s leading retail pharmacy has been offering the wellness program since 2006. Here, Dawn-Marie Gray, senior marketing manager, multicultural, discusses how the program benefits African American […]

Business in the Black: Detroit Entrepreneur Gary Smith Talks Real Estate Success

Who: Gary L. Smith Company: Marcus & Millichap Gary Smith of Marcus & Millichap, a real estate investment and management firm, is one of the most powerful players in the Detroit real estate market. He brings over 30 years of property, finance and business development experience to the urban arena and his highly respected company […]

Bold Beauty: Create Victoria’s Secret Model Chanel Iman’s Dramatic Eyes

Black Opal Eye Shadow Mosaics has joined the hottest new segment in the cosmetics industry, mineral makeup. The Zanzibar, Caribbean Blue, Rain Forest and Gold Galaxy are light, sheer, natural-looking and easy to wear. They contain all-natural minerals that help protect the skin from damage from the environment and are hypoallergenic. Black Opal Eye Shadow Mosaics […]