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All The Style Inspiration You Need!

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The Empire Star Grace Gealey Rocks This Season’s Hottest Cut!

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Score These Chestnut-Hued Manes

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Music group En Vogue (a.k.a. Cindy Braggs, Terry Ellis and Rhona Bennett) is knon not only for their amazing vocal work…but also for their fabulous style. During an exclusive Sophisticate’s Black Hair visit, the terrific trio gave us details about new music and their fave hair tips for staying…en vogue.


6 Star Style Inspo Served Up Quick!

Let these celebrity beauties inspire your next mane move!

1.  Kelly Rowland

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2.  Fantasia

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3.  LeToya Luckett

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4.  Eva Marcille

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5.  Emeli Sande

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6.  Keke Palmer

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6 Star Style Inspo Served Up Quick!

Let these celebrity beauties inspire your next mane move!

1. Keesha Sharp

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2. Tracee Ellis Ross

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3. Ryan Destiny

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4. Nicki Minaj

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5. Serayah

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6. Kenya Moore

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CEveryone’s doing it—rocking blue-kissed hair, that is. Royal blue, baby blue or deep blue…the choice is yours! Whether the hip hue is splashed on curls (like here) or dip-dyed all over, there are so many different ways you can play with blue hues this season. Get some great ideas by clicking here now:



Here’s your chance to score some amazing hair care products to get your new year started beautifully! There’s over $4,204+ worth of prizes for the winning in our “Winter Beauty Bag.” What’s up for grabs? Ten lucky SBH readers will get to experience the new Blue Magic with Argan Oil Leave-in Conditioners to help achieve a softer, more manageable style (with each winner receiving a three-product set)! And that’s not all…from hair color to hair vitamins to more phenomenal hair care products—we’ve got tons of prizes ready for the winning. But in order to enter, you’ll have to pick up a copy of the February 2017 issue of Sophisticate’s Black Hair (on sale now!). Good luck, everyone!

5 Red Carpet Styles Spotted At: Trailblazers of Gospel Music Honors

The best and brightest in gospel music stepped out during the 18th annual Trailblazers of Gospel Music Honors at the Rialto Center for the Arts in Atlanta, GA. The night paid tribute to iconic gospel singer-songwriter Marvin Sapp and was hosted for the second consecutive year by previous Trailblazer recipient and renowned gospel singer-songwriter Yolanda Adams along with gospel singer-songwriter VaShawn Mitchell. The inspirational event will air nationwide on TV One on January 29th at 7:00 PM ET. Until then, check out these five stunning star styles spotted on the event’s red carpet:

Yolanda Adams
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Amber Bullock
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Anaysha Figueroa-Cooper
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Anita Wilson
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Lucinda Moore
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