Archive of ‘Celebrity’ category

Is Zoe Saldana Black Enough?

In the trailer for “Nina”, Zoe Saldana portrays the famous jazz singer Nina Simone, and has created outraged because people feel Zoe Saldana isn’t black enough for the role. I understand how people feel with all these actresses who seemingly fit the colored wheel for the role why did Zoe get the part? Well only […] Read more…

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OscarsSoWhite: My Message to Aunt Viv

For the second year in a row the OscarsSoWhite vendetta has prevailed leaving me to think about the times when blacks should’ve won the golden statue. It’s quite disheartening that time and time again, the over 90% of white membership (predominantly men) in The Academy aka OscarsSoWhite are the ones whom dictate what art gets […] Read more…

VS Fashion Show 2015

The most wonderful time of the year… Christmas, a New Year and yes the Angels are out to play at the annual VS Fashion Show 2015. As always the makeup and hair are on fleek with leads Dick Page and Akki Shirakawa.  The makeup was all about sultry brown eyes, bronzy cheeks and nude lips […] Read more…

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The Wiz Live Recap

The Wiz Live was everything that society needed last night, a dash of whimsy, hope, heart, fashion and for us to believe in ourselves. The lead Shaniece Williams a new comer in the industry dazzled, and sang her heart out, a true testament to what it means to dream without boundaries. Did you know the […] Read more…

Rihanna, Iman and Naomi Cover W Magazine

  If your fashion itch wasn’t getting scratched it will be with this cover and spread that is giving the lives of so many a second breath as Rihanna, Iman and Naomi cover the September issue of W Magazine. The colors are gorgeous, your army greens, golden yellow, burnt orange hues coupled with rope textures and leather embeleshments […] Read more…

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What True Beauty Is About (A Tribute To Maya Angelou)

I have always come across Maya Angelou’s quotes in other books and blogs, or seeing people sharing her quotes on Facebook. They are all very inspiring, but somehow it didn’t get me to the point to read up more about her and her works. As I read the news… Read more…

Am I Hot or Nah: Bey goes Curly Long while Lupita & Zoe Rep Beauty

What a week it has been and at Lashes and Curves we had to share all the good news and beautiful people making them. The biggest of them all is Lupita Nyong’o who has just been named the new faec of Lancome, the first black woman to do and what a gorgeous face they have […] Read more…

Lupita Nyong’o: Modern Day Princess

It’s been quite a long time since a young African woman has stepped on the scene and simply stolen our hearts. Lupita Nyong’o our modern day princess, Academy Award Winner for “12 Years a Slave“, fashion muse to so many designers now, and humble as pie. A woman that any woman can aspire and look […] Read more…

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Red Carpet Slayer: Lupita Nyong’o

Lupita Nyong’o, the red carpet slayer, award winning actress and the standard with which black girls and women can look up to. What a tall order for one woman to fill but Lupita has done that so gracefully and effortlessly. She hasn’t compromised or altered her beauty and has been accepted by Hollywood, one hundred […] Read more…

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Am I Hot or Nah: Golden Globes Edition

Ah yes the Golden Globes its one of the most fashionable nights that take place at the beginning each New Year. While some anticipate who will win because of their talent, others like Lashes and Curves peeps for the trends that will be set for the rest of the year i.e. wedding dresses, evening gowns […] Read more…

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