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Alicia Keys is making it known that she isn’t against wearing make-up. In an interview with Allure she said, “I’m not a slave to makeup. I’m not a slave to not wearing makeup either. I get to choose at [any] given moment. That’s my right.” She went on to say, “I think makeup can be […]

In the magazine's recent issue, the "Star Trek Beyond" star opens up about race, motherhood and Nina Simone.

In this week's news of cringe-worthy cultural appropriation: Allure magazine ran the article "You (Yes, You) Can Have An Afro" in its August issue

Taraji P. Henson is everywhere these days, enjoying her status as the hottest star on TV’s hottest show Empire. The 44-year-old actress is now July’s…

Beyonce has revealed to Allure her favorite beauty tips, tricks, products and at-home rituals. We’ve all wanted to look like the star at some point or another so, we thank her graciously! Radio DJ, BET Host Killed In NYC Ginuwine: “Aaliyah & Beyonce Would Be Neck & Neck Today,” Do You Agree? What at-home beauty […]

Allure magazine polled 2,000 men and women from across the country to find out “what’s beautiful now.” Read some of their findings below regarding confidence, fitness, age and weight! African-American Women Have Killer Confidence African-American women were three times as likely as Caucasian women to rate themselves at the hot end of the spectrum. Women […]

Who decides what’s beautiful and what’s not in our society? I’ve always wondered why some women are considered drop dead gorgeous while others, not so much. In the past, the standard of beauty in America has been “blonde hair, blue eyes, and skinny”. It’s no secret that as African American women, we are known for […]

For the March 2011 issue of Allure magazine, also their 20th anniversary issue, they conducted a beauty survey of 2,000 women and men to find out if the average American’s beauty perceptions and preferences have changed over the past two decades. Among their finds? Black women are happier with their bodies than white women, but […]

Beyonce looks fantastic on the cover of Allure Magazine’s January issue. Like her natural-bronzed makeup look? We’ll show you how to get it…