Dominican-American actress Zoe Saldana is set to portray the High Priestess of Soul, Nina Simone, in an upcoming biopic.  There’s been a lot of controversy surrounding the non-Black film director’s decision to cast Saldana as Simone. The backlash stems from many peoples’ views that there’s a bevy of Black actresses who would be better suited for the role, such as, Academy Award nominee Viola Davis, 12 Years a Slave’s Adepero Oduye or even Neo Soul songstress India.Arie – who slightly resembles the jazz great. Many...

Well-defined eyebrows are timelessly glamorous and if done correctly, they are awesome beauty enhancers.  Inversely, incorrect brow application may yield scary results, as depicted in this hilarious picture by @everythingfemmeandnatural. With a little bit of practice and patience, flawless brows are achievable. Check out this super-easy DIY tutorial on skin preparation and brow sculpting by well-known Houston makeup artist Rae Michele. She is also a confirmed makeup tutorial instructor at Brown Sugar Beauti’s Makeup Lovers Affair...