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MISS JESSIE’S CO-FOUNDER TALKS NEW BOOK, BEAUTY IN STARTING YOUR OWN BIZ

When it comes to being your own boss, Miko Branch, co-founder and CEO of Miss Jessie’s knows exactly what it takes to be the commander of your own ship. Created alongside her sister Titi Branch, who passed away in December 2014, Miko built a hair care giant from the ground up, leading the charge in the curly hair movement. Over ten years since coming to the market, the business-minded beauty is now ready to share her story and how her and Titi’s sister-act dream team came to be. In “Miss Jessie’s: Creating a Successful Business From Scratch-Naturally,” (which goes on sale… Continue Reading

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The Sexism, Racism Behind Black Hair In Entertainment and Sports

Via CentricTV.com: While almost the entire country had their eyes glued to television sets to watch Super Bowl XLVIII, others were paying closer attention to Fox Sports news reporter Pam Oliver’s hair. The 19-year veteran is one of the few women in sports broadcast, especially among women of color, and despite being an intelligent, pioneering woman in sports news, the only thing the public seemed to focus on was what’s on her head, rather than what’s inside it. Unfortunately, this isn’t the first time the Florida A&M University alum has been under the microscope for her outer appearance. Whether it’s her… Continue Reading