Cosmetics Companies Discovering Multiethnic Consumers Are a Force to Be Reckoned With

This is kind of a DUH but so great to see it confirmed: Multiethnic beauty consumers are on the rise. WWD reports that there are "a growing number of women in the U.S. who associate themselves with multiple ethnic backgrounds, thus making it difficult for them to find brands that speak to them - or work for them -… » 7/23/12 2:30pm 7/23/12 2:30pm

Vanessa Williams Is an Unapologetic Badass When Talking About Her Abortion

Vanessa Williams has been working the media circuit lately to promote her new memoir You Have No Idea, in which the pageant queen cum singer cum actress reveals several secrets from her past including the story of how she was molested at age 10 by an older teenage girl and how, as a senior in high school, she aborted… » 4/19/12 10:40am 4/19/12 10:40am

Live From New York: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly Betty Premiere

Everybody looked so happy at the preview party for Ugly Betty » 9/16/08 10:30am 9/16/08 10:30am's third season last night, where the cast - America Ferrera, Ana Ortiz, Vanessa Williams - and various guest stars like LiLo and Mr. Jay gathered at NYC's Highbar to celebrate the new season. Yeah, everyone looked kind of ridiculous, but they also all kind…

This Weekend I Weathered A Fashion Hurricane For Rosa, Patricia & Reese

Saturday, as I headed to the Tent at Bryant Park for the Rosa Cha (Brazilian swimwear) show, kept looking up at the sky. Hurricane Hanna was due in New York — Fashion Week be damned! — and I was worried that my pink open-toed sandals were a bad idea. It was fairly sunny when I left my apartment, overcast when I got to… » 9/08/08 2:00pm 9/08/08 2:00pm