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Prom Inspiration: Esperanza Spalding

19 Apr

Obviously. Ms. Spalding’s hair is the best feature of this look. GET INTO IT!

There are going to be FAB Girls with natural hair going to prom, and this look is the bee’s knees. I mean, this is bohemian formality at its finest. And yet, she looks as stunning and beautiful as the other Oscar attendees, with a fraction of the fuss.

Her hair, her dress, her cuff…..all perfect for prom. Continue for some similar fabulosity.

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FAB Beauty: Accent on Eyes

16 Apr

FAB Beauty model Ernestine is back, and this time the accent is on eyes! We recently did a post called ‘Beauty Buys for Eyes Under $10‘, and this look comes from a budget friendly palette by Coastal Scents. It is available on the company’s website for $18.95!  It comes with 88, dime sized pigments, which makes it a real deal.

This look would be great for a FAB Girl who is going to prom, and the colors used can be changed to fit your look. Continue for more shots of our model, the palette, and a product list!

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Prom Inspiration: Amber Riley

16 Apr

Please get into her. This is how you do a red carpet, FAB Ones.

Amber Riley is a FAB Girl favorite. She’s gotten seriously glamorous lately, and her hair and makeup are always on point. She’s awesome as Mercedes on Glee, but her best role is herself on the red carpet!

This photo is from The NAACP Image awards, where she showed up slimmed down and glammed up. Her hair, makeup and dress all get a stamp of approval for prom. Take the jump for gowns inspired by this young diva.

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Star and Tiny Cover Hype Hair

13 Apr

It’s no secret that The OMG Girlz are popular with The Fab Girls’ readership! The posts about this FAB Girl group continue to be our highest rated, especially this one!

The last time we featured Tiny and Zonnique (aka Star of The OMG Girlz) in a photo together, Star was celebrating her 16th birthday in a lavish ceremony.

Now the mother and daughter are on the April/May cover of Hype Hair, just in time for Mother’s Day! I think they both look great, what do you think?

Ultimate Blog Party 2012:Welcome to The Fab Girls!

13 Apr

I decided to join 5MinutesForMom.com’s Blog Party because I want to meet other bloggers and share The Fab Girls with them! I learned about it from my Facebook friend Denene Miller, who is an author and blogger herself. (She helped write ‘Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man with Steve Harvey, and you can read her Blog Party post here.)

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Prom Inspiration: Selita Ebanks

12 Apr

It’s easy to inspire fashion in others when you’re a supermodel! Selita Ebanks literally shined on a New York red carpet this past week. While her dark lip might be a bit “grown” for FAB Girls attending prom, everything else is perfect! The hair, the dress, and even the red clutch adding a little pop of color. Take the jump to find red carpet worthy gowns inspired by Miss Ebanks!

 

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Prom Beauty Inspiration: Rihanna

12 Apr

Rihanna has been so dark and edgy lately, but these new photos show a fresh-faced beauty with natural makeup and an up-do that could work for prom (minus the shaved patch that seems to be growing back in.) We are big fans of natural makeup, and hers looks beautiful!

What do you think of her hair and makeup? Would you wear it for prom? Let us hear from you!

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    FAB Girl Deidra Shores Shares Her ‘Dream Reporter’ Experience on 106 and Park

    11 Apr

    We announced that FAB Girl Deidra Shores won 106 and Park‘s ‘Dream Reporter’ contest, which gave her the opportunity to cover The Disney Dreamer’s Academy. The once-in-a-lifetime event gives young people the opportunity to spend four days immersed in motivational workshops, career seminars, and the opportunity to meet celebrities who encourage them to achieve their dreams.

    Youngblackstarz.com has a video of her on 106 and Park, talking about her experience. See it here!

    Prom Inspiration: Keke Palmer

    11 Apr

    I’m sure FAB Girls everywhere are thinking about their prom looks. Well, here’s some inspiration;  Keke Palmer showed up at The Kids Choice Awards looking regal in purple!

    Keke’s dress, the color, her hair and makeup are all great looks for prom. Take the jump for some more prom worthy gowns in this royal shade.

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    FAB Opportunity: Queens Camp for Leadership and Excellence

    11 Apr

    We featured Beverly Bond during our month of FAB Women and Girls making history, and were honored and flattered when she thanked us on Twitter for including her. Black Girls Rock! is everything The Fab Girls wants to be; an entity that hopes to educate, inspire, and uplift young girls that are (F)emale (A)nd (B)lack!

    The founder and CEO of Black Girls Rock is continuing to provide young girls ages 13-17 with the opporunity to participate in the Black Girls Rock! Queens Camp this summer.

    Take the jump to find out more about this exciting camp for, how to apply, and scholarship information!

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