In the time since the birth of the internet, it has been used for fans of previously niche interests to come together, compile their knowledge of topics, and celebrate their shared enjoyment. Sometimes, these topics can be pretty dark (remember serial killer fan fiction on Tumblr?) or they can revolutionise an entire industry – enter:
Thousands of people have signed petitions demanding the release of Tianna Arata, a 20-year-old Black Lives Matter activist who’s been imprisoned for 15 years for arranging a rally in California against police brutality. After a demonstration last Friday (August 7) protesting the charges, the hashtag #FreeTianna went viral on Twitter, as more people attempted to bring attention to the case. Videos of Arata’s arrest have been widely circulatedhellip;read more raquo;
On Friday, Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion dropped the video for their new single “WAP.” A visual feast for beauty lovers, the video featured look after fire look from Cardi’s supersized chain link pony to pink bejewelled manicures.
Now Cardi’s make-up artist
According to Business Insider, one botnet manager – who runs a network of 500,000 Instagram accounts – has already receivedhellip;read more raquo;
Jackie Aina is on board to star in and executive produce a new documentary centring on Black social media influencers who are changing the mainstream beauty industry.
Social Beauty will give an exclusive look at the lives of these women as well as feature candid conversations with beauty editors, celebrity make-up artists, and brand executives to examine the impact of influencers on changing the industry's perception of beauty.
If you follow Mowalola Ogunlesi on social media, chances are you’ll have seen the designer posting about her new website recently.
Dropping her signature leather logo-embossed baguettes first, and then a bunch of t-shirts bearing her trippy, distorted monster-emblazoned tees (all of which sell out in minutes FYI), now it seems the designer is getting ready to debut a new item in the not-so-distant future: a thong.
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