Use social media to your advantage. Destiny Owusu definitely did!

Arlenis Sosa is the latest model to join the Lancôme family. The 21-year-old signed with the company back in 2008 but the photos of her campaign have just surfaced. This year, Sosa became the face of their “Teint Idole” line of foundations. Arlenis’ ad campaign for the brand was shot by famed photographer Mario Testino […]

We’re still giving props to VOGUE Italia for continuing to feature a bevy of black models within their pages. Italian Vogue Launches Web Pages For Black & Curvy Women Now, VOGUE Russia has jumped on board as well, and has featured four up-and-coming models of color in their July 2010 issue – Reina Montero, Jeneil […]

Liya Kebede, who was recently named one of the world’s most influential people, stars in an editorial spread for i-D Magazine’s May issue. Just in time for summer, Kebede dons wetsuits and water-wear. And though we wouldn’t suggest rocking leather during the hottest & sweatiest months of year, Kebede pulls it off effortlessly. Who Made […]

The Sudanese model makes a striking subject in Global Gathering as she models looks from the likes of Stella McCartney, Lanvin and Etro.

The Colour of Beauty follows Toronto model Renee Thompson, a striking, determined 24-year-old who wants to make it in New York, as runways become increasingly dominated with a "robotic Eastern European look" that demands white models.

ARISE is the first global magazine to celebrate African achievement in fashion, music, and culture. Here, model Kinee Diouf creates an explosion of style with vivid patterns and multicolored clashing textures.

You may remember Fatima Siad from "America's Next Top Model." She came into the competition with a powerful story to tell and placed third in her cycle. Siad's parents divorced at a young age and her two sisters were killed by the Somali army during the civil war. See how far she's come.

Tennessee-born, twenty-something model Wakeema Hollis - easily recognized by her bee-stung lips and being one of the few regularly working black models who rocks her natural hair over an inch - recently posed for ARISE magazine.

Supermodel Sessilee Lopez encourages us to wear white all over, all summer. Will you be rocking this trend?