20 Inspiring Quotes By Black Women

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Maya Angelou

Sometimes you need that extra motivation and inspiration to get your day started on a positive note.  Read on for famous quotes by known female, African American educators, motivators, activists, and dreamers to help you along your daily journey. “You can write me down in history with hateful, twisted lies, you can tread me in… Read more »

Cops Warn Strippers: Keep This Woman Away From Your Butt!

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Kimsmedley

A big ole’ butt is a money-making tool for exotic dancers, and word on the street was that Atlanta resident Kim Smedley could make it happen with a few injections of silicone. A Baltimore stripper who paid $1,000 for silicone injections “heard through word of mouth from other exotic dancers of a woman who administered… Read more »

21 Things Every Woman Should Know for Better Sex

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sex

Sex … women and men talk about it all the time. It comes up in our daily conversations, whether we’re asking for advice or sharing secrets and tips. Real Beauty turned to Dr. Lissa Rankin, author of What’s Up Down There? Questions You’d Only Ask Your Gynecologist if She Was Your Best Friend, to unlock… Read more »

3 Common Birth Control Questions Answered

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birth control

It’s easy to be confused by all the birth control options out there. Recently Cosmopolitan Magazine answered some reoccurring questions from readers about their birth control concerns. Read them below. My NuvaRing sometimes pops out during sex. How can I stop this from happening? Try inserting it at a higher place in your vagina. Should… Read more »

10 Foods That Lead to Healthy Hair

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Healthy Hair

You only have one body so take care of it. Same goes for taking proper care of your skin, nails, and hair. Finding the right shampoos and conditioners definitely attribute to a healthy mane. But what we eat also greatly influences the condition of our healthy hair , making diet and hair linked to one… Read more »

Model Eva Marcille Lands Her Own Reality Show

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Eva-Marcille Reality Show

Eva Marcille has come a long way since winning reality show ” America’s Next Top Model.” The top model is a cosmetic spokesperson, host of  “Hair Battle Spectacular”, and has just landed her spot as actor and producer of her new show titled “The Eva Marcille Project.” Oxygen recently released, “The “Eva Marcille Project (wt)”… Read more »

Pretty Girl Profile: HBCU Hampton University Homecoming Talks Pretty

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Hampton Homecoming

It was a weekend of celebration, reunions, and school spirit for HBCU’s across the country. Hampton University celebrated it’s homecoming with a bang this weekend playing North Carolina Central University. “The Real HU” is known for it’s stylish student’s on campus with unique and individual takes on fashion. Talking Pretty made it’s way to Hampton’s… Read more »

Makeup Forever Pro Road Show Coming to Atlanta

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All makeup artists and aspiring makeup artists will be thrilled to know that the Makeup Forever Pro Road Show is coming to Atlanta November 12-14th at the W Hotel in Midtown. RSVP quickly because these classes are free with proof of profession and will most likely fill up pretty fast. All of the details for… Read more »

Get Inspired at The Female Success Factor

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If you’ve been looking for inspiration, how to build your network, and successfully brand yourself, then you don’t want to miss out on the event of the year … The Female Success Factor. This Saturday, October 22nd, at the Atlanta History Center, you will get a chance to be inspired, uplifted, and empowered by four… Read more »

5 Superfoods That Give You Amazing Skin

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The foods you eat make a difference in the way your skin looks. Foods that are rich in nutrients, low in calories, and that have myriad health benefits are called superfoods. Superfoods can have a tremendous benefit for your skin. Here are five superfoods that you can incorporate into your diet now to reveal healthier,… Read more »

Beyoncé Covers ‘Harper’s Bazaar’ Magazine: Talks Pregnancy, Jay-Z, and Sibling Rivalry

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Pushing Beyoncé’s latest video plagiarism accusations aside, King B is on the cover of the November 2011 issue of Harper’s Bazaar magazine. Titled “Beyoncé: Sexy and Pregnant,” the cover was shot by photographer Terry Richardson where Beyoncé is wearing a gold Reed Krakoff dress and beaded jacket by Salvatore Ferragamo. Inside the issue she sports… Read more »

Nia Long Bares All for ‘EBONY’ Magazine

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Nia Long is glowing on the November double cover of EBONY magazine. She looks more radiant and comfortable in her own skin than ever before while confidently showing off her babybump in a nude, but tasteful photo shoot. With bronzy skin, a pale pink lip, and dark hair cascading down her back, the 40-year-old actress… Read more »

Four Moves to Get Buns of Steel

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Rihanna, Amber Rose, and Melyssa Ford work hard on their bodies to keep their glutes in check. Start showing your buns some love by doing these four workout moves to get your derriére tight just in time for next summer. 1. Step-Ups: Using a chair or a bench, step up with your left leg, simply… Read more »

Confidence Boosters to Feel Your Best

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Everybody has days where they don’t realize  how fabulous they really are. But it’s really important to learn how to embrace yourself … flaws and all … and spend a moment appreciating what you see. If you did that more often, you would feel sexier and be more confident on a daily basis. Here are… Read more »