Tag Archives: salon

  • MLK Dreamed of a World Where Race Doesn’t Divide Us — Not One Where We Pretend it Doesn’t Exist

    Jan 20, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *(Via Salon) – Excerpted from “Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class” Why do so many whites respond to the dog whistle refrain that they, and not minorities, are today’s most likely victims of racial discrimination? “Colorblindness” helps to legitimate the substance of dog whistle complaints because […]

  • Lavette Slater Hosts Sex and Beauty Talk in NYC

    Aug 2, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *Emmy Award winning hairstylist and salon diva, Lavette Slater, hosted a true to life discussion about real issues affecting real people from sex, beauty, work and relationships. The conversation was fiery and deep diving. MTV’s Tionna Smalls , VH1’s Ariane Davis of Love & Hip Hop ATL, VH1’s Olivia and Raqi Thunda of Love & […]

  • Hollywood Hairstylist Kim Kimble Gets New WEtv Show (Video)

    May 20, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *WEtv is introducing a brand new series all about Hollywood hair. Kim Kimble is the industry’s go-to stylist for A-List celebrities when they need a one of a kind red carpet bombshell look. “L.A. Hair” features Kimble and her family of stylists committed to making over some of Hollywood’s elite, including Kelly Rowland, Brandy, Laila […]

  • Nicki Minaj Goes on Verbal Tirade in Salon

    Nov 10, 11 by Dizzy 5 Comments


    *Outrageous hip hop star Nicki Minaj must have been having a bad day. Following her verbal beat down of a maid, Minaj faced off with celebrity facialist Dawn DaLuise, owner of Dawn DaLuise Skin Refinery of Los Angeles. According to RadarOnline and a story in Star magazine, things got raggedy after DeLuise pampered the face […]

  • Slide Show: 9 Ways to Save the Black Salon from Being History

    Dec 29, 10 by EurPublisher 2 Comments


    *(Via Black Enterprise) Besides having fewer funds available to spend at the hair salon because of the recession, increasing numbers of Black women are opting to wear their natural hair, adopt a DIY look, or opt for cheaper options–trends that have been a few of several factors in the closing of Black hair salons across the country. […]