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Hair She Buzz | How’d you get your hair did after drama? | Mary J Blige rocked braids at Essence Festival | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz

#HairSheBuzz — We would say buzz it or bash it, but we’ve all be there.  Got to find yourself again when a relationship ends.  Unlike us, Mary J Blige lives in public.  So while we can slip into a new style to find ourselves without grief — Mary hit the stage in braids. While there’ been a parade of blondes lately, who rocks the shade better than Mary? What else is new? It’s summer time.  But are braids a hot do for you? Follow the buzz from Essence Festival with friends…

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MegaFest and Essence Festival Go Head to Head | Follow the Buzz DryerBuzz.com

#DryerBuzz.com — Just another great debate but did you know MegaFest Powered by PepsiCo and Essence Festival Powered by CocaCola calendared up pre-July 4th.  Did you have trouble deciding which festival to attend for your tribe. Did you split the cities and make it a mega week to enjoy the essence of both? Don’t let it sit on your spirit. We’ve got the links to follow the buzz.  Plus we’re stocking our stream with content from both — all while live blogging and keeping you #LivingAtlantaStyle. With blogger and radio…

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Hair She Goes! Watch Essence Black Women in Hollywood Coverage | Oprah, Alfre Woodard, Quvenzhané Wallis Honored | Essence Live Stream

Clipped from Follow the Buzz via Black Women in Hollywood Coverage | essence.com | Live Stream Every year, ESSENCE honors a crop of incredible women in the film industry at our Black Women in Hollywood event. This year is no different. Oprah Winfrey, Gabrielle Union, Mara Brock-Akil, Naomie Harris, Alfre Woodard and Quvenzhané Wallis will all be honored for their various accomplishments in the industry during our annual luncheon at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Follow the Buzz via Black Women in Hollywood Coverage | essence.com | Live Stream Hair She…

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Hair She Goes! Do Black Women NOT Make Eye Contact? What’s Wrong with this Picture? The Essence of Women

Update: Almost three issues after this blog post and in subsequent issues, advertising in Essence Magazine made a full turn around.  Some brands were slow to make the change, but monthly audits and six months follow up prove positive and eye contact with readers amazing. Y. Lattimore (July 3, 2013) Hair She Goes! The Essence of Black Women… We are  two months into our new Essence Magazine subscription.  Magazines appear to be making a stable comeback after a brief slippery slope that we called The Dog and The Bone Syndrome…

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HairSheGoes! PHOTOBuzz: Jill Scott Covers October 2012 Issue of Essence Magazine

The always beautiful and elegant Jill Scott is gracing the cover of the October 2012 issue of Essence Magazine. Inside, the actress/singer talks about her new TV movie, her new hairstyle, and her new mind-set about men. Follow the Buzz via PHOTO: Jill Scott Covers October 2012 Issue of Essence Magazine | blog.blacknews.com #HairSheGoes — You just got the buzz from www.DryerBuzz.com — Transforming the way we look — at life. Guest Blog or Pitch A Story, News or Opinion via http://Pitch.DryerBuzz.com Posted via email from DryerBuzz’s posterous Extra BuzzDid…

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Hair She Goes! Tamar and Trina Braxton, Mary Mary, Cynthia and Malorie Bailey Kick Off Essence Festival with Power of Family | Plus Day-By-Day Line-Up

The Clippings! Essence Festival Update: Official Free ESSENCE Empowerment Experience Day-By-Day Line-Up ESSENCE announced the official line up of the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience at the ESSENCE Music Festival in New Orleans this July 5th-8th. As the nation’s definitive African-American live cultural experience, the ESSENCE Empowerment Experience will bring together the leaders, innovators, activists, experts, artists, performers and thinkers who are defining the social and political discussions that matter most to attendees all under one roof at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. The “Power of Our Voice” is the theme…

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Hair She Goes! Already Planning Your Essence Music Festival Trip? Follow the Buzz for Updates

The Buzz — The 2012 ESSENCE Musical Festival celebrates “The Power of Our Voice” during its 18th anniversary held in New Orleans July 6, 7 and 8. “The theme of this year’s Essence Music Festival celebrates our most powerful voices. Whether it’s Aretha Franklin, The Queen of Soul commanding respect or Rep. Maxine Waters demanding better conditions for our community, these powerful voices resonate with our audience like no other,” said Michelle Ebanks, president, Essence Communications Inc. “As we all face a new reality in these critical times, we want…

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Hair She Goes! First Lady Michelle Obama Covers October Essence

ESSENCE magazine today announced that First Lady Michelle Obama will grace the cover of its October issue; with a revealing interview highlighting ESSENCE and the First Lady’s shared commitment to women and girls around the world.  For the annual October ‘Power Issue,’ First Lady Michelle Obama is also feted as one of the world’s most influential Black women on the magazine’s ‘2011 Power List.’   The October issue is available on newsstands as of September 12, 2011. “Michelle Obama is the quintessential ESSENCE woman; impressively defining herself on her own…

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Hair She Goes! Tracee Ellis Ross Cover August Essence Magazine | Slow Your Scroll Poll

Tracee Ellis Ross is returning to television with Malcolm Jamal Warner in the the upcoming show REED BETWEEN THE LINES.  Ross will grace the cover of Essence Online September issue. In it, she talks with Essence about the show, her style, and her famous mother (Ms. Diana Ross). Hair She Goes! — You just got the buzz from www.DryerBuzz.com — Combing the headlines. Transforming the way we look — at life. Submit a story, news, or opinion to DryerBuzz.com  http://Pitch.DryerBuzz.com Extra BuzzCan we agree to disagree on Amber Rose |…

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Hair She Goes! Viola Davis Covers August Essence Magazine | PhotoBuzz

  Hair She Goes! — Academy Award®–nominated Viola Davis (“Doubt”) covers the August 2011 Essence magazine.  Glad Essence has painted this picture for us.  In August on the big screen, Davis takes on the role as Aibileen in The Help, a movie about maids in Mississippi.  Just finished the book and wonder if I can sit through the movie. The book I found familiar, funny at times, but also hunting by the division of women.  Yet something beckons me to the movie for perhaps we need to be reminded, even…

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Hair She Goes! My Black is Beautiful Flash Mob (Essence Music Festival 2011) | #EMF2011 VideoBuzz

VideoBuzz: Watch the My Black is Beautiful Flash Mob from the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans. Video embed courtesy of MBIBVIDEO Hair She Goes! — You just got the buzz from www.DryerBuzz.com — Combing the headlines. Transforming the way we look — at life. Got Buzz – Pitch it http://Pitch.DryerBuzz.com Extra Buzz#DryerBuzz – Seacrest Moves In | How Long Before Kelly’s Out? #DryerBuzz – Are we searching for beauty or belonging |

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Hair She Goes! MadameNoire Passes Essence.com | Follow the Buzz | The Atlanta Post

the leading digital media company that develops premium online publishing brands serving African American audiences, today announced that its MadameNoire.com property, the premier digital destination for savvy, upwardly mobile African American women, now outperforms every other brand in its category according to comScore results for May 2011. In addition to being the fastest-growing lifestyle brand for African American women, MadameNoire.com already serves more pages per visit than most women lifestyle brands, an indication of its highly engaged audience. Follow the Buzz via MadameNoire Passes Essence.com, Leads All African-American Women Lifestyle…

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Hair She Goes! Brandy and Jennifer Hudson (with Son) | Essence Magazine’s Annual Hollywood Luncheon celebrated the work of Angela Bassett, Jennifer Hudson, Viola Davis and Loretta Devine | VideoBuzz

VideoBuzz: This year’s Essence Magazine’s Annual Hollywood Luncheon celebrated the work of Angela Bassett, Jennifer Hudson, Viola Davis and Loretta Devine who were all honored yesterday at the Beverly Hills Hotel for having inspired positive images of Black women globally. The star-studded event highlights the magazine’s yearly Hollywood issue by recognizing four of Hollywood’s most achieved African American female entertainers who continually create opportunities for women through their positive images and examples of inner beauty and strength on screen and behind the scenes. BlackTree TV was on the red carpet…

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Hair She Goes! ESSENCE Black Women in Music Honors Janelle Monae During GRAMMY® Week #BWIM

ESSENCE & Sean “Diddy” Combs will salute GRAMMY®-nominated artist and mega-talent Janelle Monae at the 2nd annual ESSENCE Black Women in Music event, an invitation-only, red-carpet event taking place during 2011 GRAMMY® Week.  Hosted by ESSENCE.com Managing Editor Emil Wilbekin, Joy Bryant and Taraji P. Henson, Hollywood and the music industry will celebrate Janelle Monae on Wednesday, February 9 from 7-10PM, at Playhouse Hollywood. The evening will feature an exclusive performance by Monae, as well as special guest GRAMMY-nominated Big Boi of Outkast and music by DJ Rashida. “Janelle Monae…

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Disney World Resort, Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine Announce the 100

Walt Disney World Resort, Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine Announce the 100 Students Selected for Fourth Disney’s Dreamers Academy Walt Disney World Resort, in collaboration with nationally syndicated radio personality Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine, the leading communications company dedicated to African-American women, has announced the selection of 100 high school students from across the country to participate in Disney’s Dreamers Academy class of 2011. Dreamers will travel to Walt Disney World Resort in March 2011 to participate in immersive workshops focusing on a variety of subjects including Walt Disney…

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