Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Category: Woman & Beauty

Woman charged with hate crime in attack on Asian beauty store owner

HOUSTON – One of two customers involved in an attack inside of a beauty supply store on St. Patrick’s Day has been indicted on a hate crime charge, District Attorney Kim Ogg announced Friday.

“I just want justice … get a punishment for what they did. not over, not less just the exact amount for what they did. That’s what I believe in. That’s what I want,” said Sung Jun Lee, the beauty supply store owner’s son.

KPRC 2 spoke to Lee about the new development in the case.

Business owner Jung Kim said that she was punched in the

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A Black Woman’s Journey to Redefine What Fit Looks Like

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I tried to fit into someone else’s standard of beauty for too long. Now I’m creating my own.

I have an unhealthy obsession with mirrors. It started when I was a teenager taking dance classes at first one, then two, then three different studios. Ballet, tap, jazz, modern, acrobatics — I did it all.

In the beginning, it was fun. I did it for the love of the art form and for the

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After Snatching One Crown, Mrs. World Gives Up Her Own

Last year’s winner of Mrs. World, a beauty pageant for married women, said she would return her crown after she snatched one off the head of the 2021 winner of Mrs. Sri Lanka World, claiming that she was divorced — a violation of pageant rules.

Pushpika de Silva had just been crowned Mrs. Sri Lanka World at a pageant in Colombo, Sri Lanka, last weekend when Caroline Jurie, the 2020 Mrs. World winner, took the stage and announced that “there is a rule that you have to be married and not divorced.”

“So,” she said, “I’m taking my first step

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Beauty and Business: 5 Makeup Tips For The Working Woman

A working woman is a powerful woman, that’s just a fact. However, if you happen to be unemployed due to various reasons, there’s nothing wrong with it. But, women who work hard, while still juggling other tasks and chores definitely deserve recognition and all the professional success they’re aiming to achieve. Therefore, if you’re a busy professional, you’re probably too busy already, which is why adopting some personal care and beauty tips can make your life much easier. So for that special reason, here are some simple, yet effective makeup tips that every busy working woman will love.

1. Know

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Women Who Wow: Karen Gamba

Karen Gamba is the Co-Founder and CMO of the ExV Agency, a minority woman and LGBTQIA+ owned digital production company that focuses on short-term marketing strategies, online fundraising and socially impactful visibility initiatives for non-profits, Fortune 500 companies and small businesses.

Karen is also the co-founder and executive director of Women Building Women, a nonprofit organization that supports transgender women of color, women of color who have been previously incarcerated (returning citizens) and women professionals who work with at-risk male youth through professional mentorship, entrepreneurial leadership and educational programs, that allow these individuals access to promising career and

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Pandemic gives woman chance to try beekeeping | Health And Beauty

When COVID closed the world last spring, it also opened an opportunity for one St. Joseph woman to follow through on a long-held dream.

Tammy Bergland had been pondering beekeeping for several years, ever since reading “The Secret Life of Bees.” And by the time the pandemic led to her working from home, she’d done enough research to ready her for housing bees of her own.

“I was already planting a lot of things bees like and could pollinate, so it seemed like it could be a good partnership,” she says.

Bergland adds that prior to bringing bees to her

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