Children’s Fairy Tales and Feminine Beauty

Once upon a time, there was a beautiful princess who was likely one of the main characters of stories aimed at young children.

Women’s Studies professor Lori Baker-Sperry and Sociology professor Liz Grauerholz looked into the prevalence of what they call “the feminine beauty ideal” in fairy tales.

“Children’s

 

New Documentary Highlights ‘The Black Beauty Effect’ On Society

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The Black Beauty Effect is a docuseries that captures the current evolution, revolution and disruption within the beauty industry. Each hour-long episode examines a different aspect of beauty, including hair, skin and makeup, through the lens of of the industry’s most iconic game changers.

Featuring candid conversations

 

Cyber Monday Beauty Deals 2022: Sephora, Ulta, Charlotte Tilbury and more

Want more deals? Visit CNN Underscored’s Guide to Cyber Monday for wall-to-wall coverage of the best discounts to be found during the biggest shopping event of the year.

You can save on your head-to-toe beauty routine thanks to this year’s amazing Cyber Monday deals. From major beauty shops like Ulta

 

How Houston beauty bar lifts fellow Black-woman owned businesses

When Tamanisha Casey-Mayberry met Tiffeny Wilson in 2017, the pair found they had two big things in common: frustration with their old, corporate jobs — and a penchant for entrepreneurship.

Some five years later, the women have put the latter into practice, creating a full-service beauty bar that includes companies  

53+ Best beauty and wellness deals on Black Friday 2022

Black Friday is officially here and if you’re planning to upgrade your skin care routine or change up your sleep setup, retailers like Amazon, Target, Best Buy, Walmart and more are offering notable discounts on beauty and wellness products during the event. Many of these sales run through Cyber Monday.

 

Elana’s Blessings: Offering beauty sessions to women battling cancer | Helping The Helpers

Born of the grieving process was Elana’s Blessings, a Washington-based nonprofit co-founded in 2015 by Jessica Seger Hilker and her brother David Seger, to honor their late mother, Elana, who died in 2014 following a 16-year battle with breast cancer.

During that battle, Elana Seger continued dressing up, doing her

 

49 Best Black Friday Deals 2022 to Save Big On Your Favorite Beauty Products: Best Skin-Care, Makeup, Hair, and Lifestyle Deals

We’re going to have to ask everyone to fasten their seatbelts and prepare for landing because we’re approaching the pinnacle of all shopping seasons earlier than planned. Yes, you read that right: the best Black Friday 2022 deals are coming in hot throughout the early days of November, and these

 

Beauty pageants: Men are better at being women than women themselves

Men: They can do anything women can do, only better. At least, that seems to be what beauty pageants are preaching these days.

Amid recent signs of progress in beauty pageants — a black woman winning Miss Universe, a scientist being crowned Miss America — there has been another

 

Black Friday Beauty Deals 2022: Sephora, Ulta, Charlotte Tilbury and more

Want more deals? Visit CNN Underscored’s Guide to Black Friday for wall-to-wall coverage of the best discounts to be found during the biggest shopping event of the year.

You can save on your head-to-toe beauty routine thanks to this year’s amazing Black Friday deals. From major beauty shops like Ulta

 

Boston’s Black Hairdressers: Beauty Culture in the 1920 Women’s Voter Registers

by Anna Boyles

Boston women’s voter registrations from 1920 reveal that a number of women migrated from southern states to make neighborhoods such as the South End and Lower Roxbury their home. Looking further, a pattern emerges. Many of these southern women reported to voter registration clerks that they were