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  • Ireland
    Bold.Beautiful.Brilliant.

    Miss Ireland Sees First Ever Black Winner

    26-year-old medical scientist Pamela Uba has been crowned the winner of Miss Ireland 2021. Making her the first black woman to do so.
    By Elysia J
  • Bryant
    News

    Vanessa Bryant Wants Answers From Nike

    Vanessa Bryant posted on her Instagram about a dispute she is having with sportswear giant Nike about a shoe she created in honour of her late daughter.
    By Elysia J
  • Deadliest
    Inspiration

    New Doc Exposes ‘The Deadliest Disease In America’

    What is the deadliest disease in the country? Is it Covid-19? Could it be heart disease? Is it cancer? A new documentary suggests that it is none of those.
    By Elysia J
  • Marijuana
    Lifestyle

    The Best Dispensaries On The West Coast

    Dispensaries are big business. For the states lucky enough to have favorable weed laws there is a hell of a lot of money to be made.
    By Elysia J
  • cancel
    Lifestyle

    These People Were Once Canceled Also

    The concept of "canceling" is a fickle one. There is disagreement about what "cancel culture" is how it works and who are the perpetrators of it.
    By Elysia J
  • Ralph Lauren
    Fashion

    Ralph Lauren Team USA Designs Revealed

    The opening ceremony for the Tokyo 2021 Olypmic Games is underway and the ceremony outfits for team USA have been revealed, courtesy of Ralph Lauren. This is not the first time the legendary designer has outfitted the Amercian Olympic team. The first time he designed for the American team was for the 2008 games in …
    By Elysia J
  • earth
    ASTRO GEMS

    To Infinity And Beyond: The Hunt For A New Earth

    With the effects of climate change raging, the desire to leave earth grow more and more. But for those looking to escape, where's best to go?
    By Elysia J
  • Oui The People
    Beauty

    Oui The People Is Here For All Your Shaving Needs

    Oui The People was first founded back in 2015 by Karen Young. Back then the brand was called OUI Shave.
    By Elysia J
  • Koffee
    Music

    Why Haven’t You Listened To Koffee Yet?

    Koffee was born in Spanish Town just outside of Kingston, Jamaica. Nowadays she s makes reggae and dancehall music that gets millions of views and listens.
    By Elysia J
  • Lollapalooza
    Music

    Lollapalooza Tickets On Offer For Vaccinated Citizens

    The health department of Chicago has announced that they are offering Lollapalooza tickets to citizens who sign up to get the covid vaccine.
    By Elysia J
  • Purito
    Beauty

    Review: Purito Deep Sea Water Cream

    Purito is a Korean skincare brand focusing on simple natural ingredients that won’t damage your skin barrier. The brand has been all over skincare TikTok Instagram and YouTube, where I first heard about the deep seawater cream. The product is a moisturizer comprised of 60% deep seawater, which according to the brand, only exists below …
    By Elysia J
  • Books
    Lifestyle

    The Celebrity Books You Need To Read

    We at Bombshell love books almost as much as we love pop culture. So we combined the two to give you a list of must reads written by celebs.
    By Elysia J
  • The Hills
    Lifestyle

    The Hills New Beginnings Season Two Trailer Drops

    MTV released a sneak peek of season two of "The Hills: New Beginnings" to the MTV Reality YouTube Channel on May 5th. The season will air May 12th.
    By Elysia J
  • 2021 Met Gala Chairs Revealed
    Fashion

    2021 Met Gala Chairs Revealed

    The co-chairs for the 2021 Met Gala have officially been named. Organizers cancelled the 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
    By Elysia J
  • Biles
    Bold.Beautiful.Brilliant.

    Simone Biles Leaves Nike For Athleta

    Gymnastics legend Simone Biles has announced that she is cutting ties with Nike to partner with women's activewear brand Athleta.
    By Elysia J
  • Weights
    Lifestyle

    Girl, Lift Some Weights

    Whilst some women love and have embraced weights, lifting, and resistance training, many still have their reservations. So let's bust some myths.
    By Elysia J
  • Fallon
    Entertainment

    Fallon Show Responds To TikTok Segment Backlash

    The Jimmy Fallon Show has responded to criticism of a recent segment featuring TikTok star Addison Rae doing TikTok dances by crediting the creators.
    By Elysia J
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    Lifestyle

    Don’t Let Your Side Hustle Lead to Burnout

    When you start a business, or take on projects outside of your 9 to 5, burnout becomes a real risk. Here are some ways you can avoid it.
    By Elysia J
  • Who Made These TikTok Dances?
    Entertainment

    Who Made These TikTok Dances?

    TikTok star Addison Rae recently appeared on the Jimmy Fallen show to promote her new song Obsessed.
    By Elysia J
  • How to find your Skin Type
    Beauty

    How to find your Skin Type

    Knowing your skin type is a crucial step in starting a skincare routine.
    By Elysia J
  • Transphobes
    Lifestyle

    Transphobes do not care About Women’s Sports

    Transphobes, like all bigots, do not like to admit that they're bigoted. So instead they will argue against equal rights using another issue as a mask.
    By Elysia J
  • Telfar
    Fashion

    New Telfar bag Sells out in Seconds

    Telfar Clemens has had immense success with his Shopping Bag and a Monday morning drop shows that success is not about to slow down.
    By Elysia J
  • Etsy
    Lifestyle

    The Do’s and Don’ts of Running an Etsy Store

    So you picked up a craft. You realised you're kind of good at it. The next stage in the craft lifestyle is for you to open an Etsy store. Here's how.
    By Elysia J
  • Beyoncé Becomes the most Decorated Woman in Grammy History
    Music

    Beyoncé Becomes the most Decorated Woman in Grammy History

    The 63rd Annual Grammy Awards was a record breaking night for Beyoncé. Two awards made her the most decorted female musician in Grammy history.
    By Elysia J
  • Square
    Music

    Square, INC. set to Acquire Majority Stake in TIDAL

    Financial services company, Square, Inc. has announced that the company has entered an agreement to acquire a majority ownership stake in TIDAL.
    By Elysia J
  • Online
    Lifestyle

    These Online Communities are for Women by Women

    In honour of women history month here are some great online communities by women, for women. that can provide great support, advice, or even just company.
    By Elysia J
  • Wife of Chadwick Boseman  Accepts Golden Globe on his Behalf
    Entertainment

    Wife of Chadwick Boseman Accepts Golden Globe on his Behalf

    Chadwick Boseman passed away from colon cancer in the summer of 2020. On Sunday night he received a posthumous Golden Globe which his wife accepted.
    By Elysia J
  • Ida B. Wells: A Fighter On Multiple Fronts
    Inspiration

    Ida B. Wells: A Fighter On Multiple Fronts

    Ida B. Wells has the legacy of a fearless fighter for justice and reminder that racism infects even those who see themselves as fighters for justice.
    By Elysia J
  • Fat-shaming
    Lifestyle

    Fat-shaming Was Never About Health

    People who are really struggling to resist the lizard brain instinct have to get creative to justify it. This is what I think is at the core of fat-shaming.
    By Elysia J
  • Harry
    News

    Harry and Meghan make huge Announcement

    Harry and Meghan have made an announcement regarding their position within the royal family. This comes after a review period of thier previous arragment.
    By Elysia J
  • Skincare
    Beauty

    The One Skincare step you Should NEVER Skip

    When you first start researching proper skincare, it can be very confusing. But there is one thing that pretty everyone who talks skincare online agrees on.
    By Elysia J
  • Nadine Ijewere The Groundbreaking Photographer
    Fashion

    Nadine Ijewere The Groundbreaking Photographer

    Vouge magazine is around 128 years old. But it was only in 2018 that the first woman of colour shot the cover. Nadine Ijewere finally broke that barrier.
    By Elysia J
  • Monyetta Shaw Talks Her New Book
    Inspiration

    Monyetta Shaw Talks Her New Book

    Monyetta Shaw is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, actress, and author. We spoke spoke to her about her latest book. 'The Chronicles Of Nice Guy Maso'.
    By Elysia J
  • Food
    Lifestyle

    How to Make Your Food Go Further

    Food waste is a huge pain. So to help save you some money, and help the planet, here are some ways to make your food go further.
    By Elysia J
  • Tyson
    Inspiration

    Cicely Tyson Passes Away at age 96

    Groundbreaking actress Cicely Tyson has passed away at the age of 96. Tyson's manger of over 40 years, Larry Thompson broke the news on Thursday.
    By Elysia J
  • Kakeibo
    Lifestyle

    Kakeibo: Could Journaling Help You Save Money?

    Kakeibo is a Japanese method of saving that could help you meet your finical goals. At the core is the use of a physical journal to track spending.
    By Elysia J
  • Boebert
    News

    Lauren Boebert is Dangerous

    Lauren Boebert is a newly elected Republican congresswoman from Colorado. She is also a bad and dangerous person. Here are just some of the reasons why.
    By Elysia J
  • Inauguration
    Fashion

    Which Designers Will Dress Inauguration Day?

    Inauguration day is finally upon us. Dressing a political figure is very much seen as an endorsement of them. So which designers will take on the job?
    By Elysia J
  • Sex And The City
    Entertainment

    ‘Sex and the City’ is Coming Back

    Sex And The City is coming back to the small screen. The original smash hit show ran on HBO from June 1998 to February 2004.
    By Elysia J
  • accommodations
    Lifestyle

    The Year We Learnt Accommodations Were Always Possible

    The ability to work and get an education at home can be crucial for disabled people. In 2020 we learn't that it was always possible.
    By Elysia J
  • Fibroids
    Inspiration

    PaSean Wilson-Ashley is Sounding the Alarm on Fibroids

    Bombshell interviews the producer of "The F-Word: Fibroid Stories" a documentary that aims to rasie awareness of treament options for fibroids.
    By Elysia J
  • Gen Z
    Finance

    Gen Z to be ‘Most Disruptive Generation’ in Terms of Economics

    According to the Bank Of America Gen Z (people born between the years 1996 and 2016) is set to shake things up in the world of finance.
    By Elysia J
  • Cuomo
    News

    Andrew Cuomo Closes Indoor Dining

    Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that indoor dining will be suspended In New York City as of Monday, December 14. NYCs case rates are up.
    By Elysia J
  • Buttah Skin
    Beauty

    Buttah Skin is Making Skincare for Melanin Rich Skin

    Buttah Skin is a gender neutral skincare company specifically catered melanin rich skin. The company was founded in 2018 by Dorian Renaud.
    By Elysia J
  • Meet The Creators Behind Astra Beauty
    Beauty

    Meet The Creators Behind Astra Beauty

    Anna Buford and Ashley Bass are the creative minds behind Astra Beauty. A beauty brand inspired by astrology. Their latest product is Astra Glosses.
    By Elysia J
  • DHS
    News

    YouTuber Gets DHS Visit Over an ‘Anti-American Sentiment’

    YouTuber JT Chapman (Second Thought) recently tweeted that two DHS officers had come to his home to ask about his videos.
    By Elysia J
  • These Aren’t Bad Gifts, You’re Just Doing Them Wrong
    Lifestyle

    These Aren’t Bad Gifts, You’re Just Doing Them Wrong

    I’m tired of great gifts getting a bad wrap because you people don’t know how to buy them. The slander of scented candles has to stop (I’m looking at you SNL).
    By Elysia J
  • thanksgiving
    Lifestyle

    The Star Signs As Thanksgiving Dishes

    Thanksgiving is here so it's time to talk food. Not how to make it, but it's energy. Here's what star sign the thanksgiving dishes are.
    By Elysia J
  • What To Watch On Netflix
    Entertainment

    What To Watch On Netflix

    Whether you’re in quarantine, finally home from being essential, or slacking off working from home, Netflix is full of content new and old to keep you entertained.
    By Elysia J
  • Bezos
    News

    Jeff Bezos and Billionaire Philanthropy

    Jeff Bezos, announced large grants he would be giving to climate organisations. But we should be careful not to look at the move with rose tinted glasses.
    By Elysia J
  • Brittany
    Fashion

    Brittany DeShields Is Taking The Fashion World By Storm

    Six years ago fashion designer Brittany Deshields started her own self-named clothing brand. Bombshell spoke to her about, her, her brand and more!
    By Elysia J
  • Pfizer Vaccine Almost Ready, What Happens Now?
    News

    Pfizer Vaccine Almost Ready, What Happens Now?

    Industry giant Pfizer has made impressive strides in their vaccine trail, but life under coronavirus isn’t over yet.
    By Elysia J
  • England Back in Lockdown, Will U.S be Next?
    News

    England Back in Lockdown, Will U.S be Next?

    On Saturday October 31, U.K Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that England was going back into lockdown.
    By Elysia J
  • Aina
    Lifestyle

    Jackie Aina Launches Limited Edition Collection

    Beauty Youtuber Jackie Aina just dropped a limited edition scented candle collection through her recent brand FORVR MOOD.
    By Elysia J
  • Anna Sorokin Puts A Stop To Unannounced Prison Visits
    News

    Anna Sorokin Puts A Stop To Unannounced Prison Visits

    Anna Sorkin made headlines when it was revealed that she had faked being a German heiress as part of an elaborate scam.
    By Elysia J
  • AOC Hosts Twitch Stream To Encourage Voting
    News

    AOC Hosts Twitch Stream To Encourage Voting

    On Tuesday night Congresswoman Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) appeared on a Twitch stream to encourage people to vote blue.
    By Elysia J
  • How to Not Let The Election Crush You
    News

    How to Not Let The Election Crush You

    This election has been a pretty miserable affair. For the most part, it doesn’t feel like a celebration of democracy.
    By Elysia J
  • Loving
    News

    Loving vs Virginia Lawyer Dies

    Bernard S Cohen, the lawyer in the 1967 Loving Vs Virginia case, has died aged 86. The supreme court case legalized intercial marriage.
    By Elysia J
  • Vaccine
    News

    Covid Vaccine Trial Paused Over ‘Unexplained Illness’

    Johnson & Johnson has temporarily halted their Covid-19 vaccine trail after a participant came down with an 'unexplained illness.'
    By Elysia J
  • Tory Lanez Charged With Shooting Megan Thee Stallion
    Celebrities

    Tory Lanez Charged With Shooting Megan Thee Stallion

    Rapper Troy Lanez has been charged with the assault of Megan Thee Stallion. If convicted he could spend up to 22 years in prison.
    By Elysia J
  • Ekong
    Bold.Beautiful.Brilliant.

    The Story of Ivy Ekong Fashion

    Ivy Ekong is the founder of Ivy Ekong Fashion. An online store for women that specializes in bandage dresses, evening wear and special occasion dresses.
    By Elysia J
  • Unemployment
    News

    How Covid Is Affecting Unemployment

    Unemployment has been a frequent issue throughout the pandemic. Many buisneses failed or could not function for safety. How do the stats look 6 months in?
    By Elysia J
  • Taylor
    News

    Breonna Taylor did not get Justice

    On Wednesday the Kentucky Grand Jury made their decision on the Breonna Taylo case. No officers were charged with her death.
    By Elysia J
  • TikTok
    News

    Is TikTok Dead? What a U.S Ban Means for the App

    The U.S branch of the popular social media app TikTok has been in trouble since August. The app's fait lies in a hopeful partnership with Oracle.
    By Elysia J
  • The Bombshell Emmys Roundup
    Entertainment

    The Bombshell Emmys Roundup

    The 72nd annual Emmy Awards took place on Monday September 21.
    By Elysia J
  • Balenciaga
    Fashion

    Cardi B Becomes Face of Balenciaga

    Two years after name dropping the brand in her hit single "I like it Like That," Cardi B has been named as the new face of Balenciaga.
    By Elysia J
  • Gender Reveal
    News

    2nd Gender Reveal Causes Wildfire

    The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has pointed to a gender reveal party as the cause of a fire raging through California.
    By Elysia J
  • Krug
    News

    So Another White Woman Faked Being Black; Meet Jessica Krug

    Jessica Krug is an associate professor at George Washington University who recently came clean about pretending to be Black.
    By Elysia J
  • YouTube
    Lifestyle

    Maybe Don’t Get Diet Advice From YouTube

    YouTube is a great platform to learn new things. But the barrier for entry is very low. Which can be a problem when it comes to health and diet content.
    By Elysia J
  • Williams
    Celebrities

    Serena Williams Expands “Unstoppable” Collection

    Williams named the collection expansion, Unstoppable with All Your Heart. 100% of net profits from the collection will go to Opportunity Fund.
    By Elysia J
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    Music

    Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion To Give Away $1mill

    Cardi B and Megan Thee stallion are giving away $1million as part of a promotion for their new single WAP. The pair partnered with Twitter and Cashapp.
    By Elysia J
  • Leray
    Music

    Coi Leray Drops ‘Now Or Never’

    New Jersey artist Coi Leray has dropped her long anticipated EP "Now Or Never" via Republic Records. The EP has Six Tracks.
    By Elysia J
  • Harris
    News

    Kamala Harris is Vice President Pick

    Joe Biden has announced that Kamala Harris will run alongside him as the Vice Presidential candidate in the 2020 General Election.
    By Elysia J
  • cardi b
    Celebrities

    Cardi B Wants Male Rappers to Speak for Breonna Taylor

    Rapper Cardi B recently gave an interview for Elle's September Issue. In it she discussed her feelings on the case of Breonna Taylor.
    By Elysia J
  • Plantation
    Celebrities

    Ryan Reynolds Regrets Plantation Wedding

    Actor Ryan Reynolds has expressed regret for holding his and Blake Lively's wedding on a plantation. The couple got married at Boone Hall back in 2012.
    By Elysia J
  • Tlaib
    News

    Rashida Tlaib Wins Primary

    Representative Rashida Tlaib has won her primary. She can now go on to seek a second term serving Michigan's 13th Congressional District.
    By Elysia J
  • WNBA
    News

    WNBA Players Protest National Anthem

    The WNBA season began on Saturday, and when the national anthem played, the players were not on the court.
    By Elysia J
  • Zendaya Receives First Emmy Nomination
    Entertainment

    Zendaya Receives First Emmy Nomination

    Actress Zendaya has received her first Emmy nomination.
    By Elysia J
  • Aina
    Lifestyle

    Jackie Aina Launches Candle Collection

    Makeup and beauty Youtuber Jackie Aina has announced the launch of a candle collection.The announcement follows a wave of excitement and speculation.
    By Elysia J
  • Confederate
    News

    DOD Bans Display of Confederate Flag

    On Friday Defense Secretary, Mark Esper announced a change in policy which would prohibit the display of the Confederate Flag on Military sites.
    By Elysia J
  • Minaj
    Celebrities

    Nicki Minaj Is Pregnant

    On Monday rapper and artist Nicki Minaj announced to her fans that she is pregnant. This would be her and her husband, Kenneth Petty's first child
    By Elysia J
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    Beauty

    Get Ready For Fenty Skin

    Singer and entrepreneur Rihanna has announced that she is launching a skincare line under the name Fenty Skin. The line will go live for shoppers July 31st.
    By Elysia J
  • Teenear
    Music

    Teenear Talks New Single ‘Free’

    Artist Teenear dropped her new single 'Free' on June 9th. We spoke to Teenear about the single, and the inspiration behind it.
    By Elysia J
  • Wave
    News

    Be Ready For A Second Wave

    As difficult as lockdown measures have felt, they are not a foolproof guarantee against a second wave of the virus.
    By Elysia J
  • Nivea
    Reviews

    Nivea Body Moisturizing Mousse Review

    Lockdown has not been a skin-friendly time, which has caused a crisis of dry skin which is why I reached for Nivea Body Moisturizing Mousse.
    By Elysia J
  • GAP
    Fashion

    Did Gap Cut Telfar Clemens For Kanye?

    Last week, Gap announced a 10 year deal with Kanye West for a Yeezy collaboration. But where does that leave the collaboration with Telfar Clemens?
    By Elysia J
  • AOC
    News

    AOC Wins Democratic Primary

    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) has won the Democratic primary for New York's 14th Congressional District with a massive 73% of the vote.
    By Elysia J
  • Swivel
    Beauty

    Swivel Is Here For Your Hair

    Swivel is a one stop shop for finding the best salon for your hair needs. This innovative business allows women of color to find the perfect stylist.
    By Elysia J
  • Aina
    Beauty

    Black Beauty YouTubers who are Killing It

    For those who haven't visited beauty-tube for a while, here are some black beauty youtubers who are currently crushing it.
    By Elysia J
  • abolition
    Inspiration

    Police Abolition Experts Are Speaking Out

    Calls for police abolition have burst into the public sphere in the wake of the current uprising. But the idea is not a new one
    By Elysia J
  • Oprah
    Entertainment

    Oprah Winfrey Hosts ‘OWN Spotlight Where Do We Go From Here?’

    Media legend Oprah Winfrey will host a two part special on her network and other platforms addressing racial injustice in the United States.
    By Elysia J
  • Riot Gear
    News

    U.K May Stop Sending Riot Gear To U.S Police

    Some of the riot gear used to brutalize protestors was supplied by the UK. But in the wake of the global protests, there are calls for that to end.
    By Elysia J
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    News

    Everyone Say Sorry To KPOP Stans

    For the very online, KPOP Stans are a popular punching bag. But this niche group of internet users has proven to be an unexpected ally to BLM,
    By Elysia J
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    Fashion

    Check Out These WOC Owned Fashion Brands

    If you're looking to support women of color when you get your next fashion fix, why not try one of these uniquie fashion brands.
    By Elysia J
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    Lifestyle

    British Perspectives On BLM

    On Monday, May 25th officer Derek Chauvin killed 46-year-old George Floyd. Chauvin Knelt on Floyd’s neck for eight minutes and forty-six seconds, ignoring Floyd’s repeated pleas to be allowed to breathe. As every American knows, this is not the first murder by police hands. It isn’t even the first time a black has man died …
    By Elysia J
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    News

    How The Coronavirus Has Helped The Environment

    The measures taken to reduce the spread of the coronavirus outbreak seem to be having some positive effects on the environment.
    By Elysia J
  • Princess Nokia
    Music

    Princess Nokia To Perform Live With Pitchfork

    Destiny Nicole Frasqueri, better known as Princess Nokia, will perform in a stay-at-home-concert with the music magazine.
    By Elysia J
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    Celebrities

    Rihanna Named UK’s Richest Female Musician

    Rihanna is reportedly the UK's richest female musician. The 32 year old is currently based in London and has an estimated wealth of £468m
    By Elysia J
  • Fashion
    Fashion

    The Fashion Industry Is In Trouble

    The coronavirus is set to hit the $25 trillion fashion industry hard. McKinsey & Company released a report which predicts major losses going forward.
    By Elysia J
  • A Secret Love
    Entertainment

    ‘A Secret Love’ Hits Netflix

    A Secret Love follows couple Pat Henschel and Terry Donahue. At the time the documentary was filmed, they had been together for sixty five and a half years.
    By Elysia J
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