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The latest on Joslyn Pennywell, the brownskin-toned bombshell from “America’s Next Top Model”

What ever happened to beautiful Joslyn Pennywell, the brownskin-toned bombshell who wowed over 30 million plus people from “America’s Next Top Model”? Well, if you believe in luck, then you would have to agree that she had defied BAD luck. The young model persevered by not giving up after auditioning 33 times in various cities in order to win one of the coveted model-contestant spots on “America’s Next Top Model,” the show, which is hosted by Tyra Banks.

Cleveland, OH: A II Z Naturals offers monthly natural hair seminars

You won’t want to miss this opportunity! Learn from one of the nations top natural hair care specialists Aziza Yasmine. Master one and two strand twists, kinky twists, loc maintainence, nubian knots and much more! Learn to market your skills, identify healthy products for your clients and increase your income with retail sales. Seminar is offered monthly to any individual licensed or unlicensed ages 12 and up.

New website promotes positive self image for African-American girls

I was overjoyed to run across an article on about this new website Just launched on October 14, 2009 by founders Yanique Redwood, PhD, MPH; Alana Jones, and Aisha Penson who not only realized the lack of positive imagery for young African-Americans but took matters into their own hands by launching Sunkissed Girlz. African-Americans are so diverse and unfortunately sometimes divided when it comes to matters of skin tone, body shape, and hair texture.