4th generation of Oregon’s oldest African American salon, launches haircare line

Andrew M. Santos

Ella Dean Haircare is all organic, made in Portland and celebrates natural, textured hair using oils from fruits, vegetables and herbs.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Starting a brand new business is really hard. Of course doing it during a pandemic, is even harder. And when you’re the face of the next generation of a historic Portland business…the pressure is on.

In Portland’s Eliot neighborhood, between the Moda Center and Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, sits the city’s oldest, continuously operating Black-owned business. Dean’s Beauty Salon has been on N.E. Hancock St. since 1956 when Benjamin and Mary Rose Dean moved it out of their basement. Years later, their daughter, Gloria Ella Dean, took over.

“I love Deans, I love the shop. That was a second home to me. It was actually like a playground to me,” said Nicole Rose with a huge smile on her face. 

She is Ella’s granddaughter, the fourth

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The Greatest Style Tendencies For Spring 2021, In accordance To Shopbop’s Vogue Director

Andrew M. Santos

Offering all men and women worldwide the perfect of cosmetics, haircare and fragrance in terms of high quality, efficacy and safety. L’Oréal at the moment markets over 500 manufacturers and thousands of individual products in all sectors of the wonder enterprise: hair color, permanents, hair styling, body and skincare, cleansers, makeup and fragrance. For AutoBlog Japan, TechCrunch Japan, Engadget Japan, , and AOL Mail, the Applicable Verizon Media Entity is Verizon Media Japan KK (Handle: 2-27-25 Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo 10 7-0062 Japan).

Traditional vogue type exhibits the healthful and smart lady next door”. These individuals’ traits are practical, well mannered and at all times costume appropriately. Their types are classic since a lot of the apparels are time-honored favorites. A woman with this fashion typically wear a plaid flannel shirt or pea coat. She additionally prefers the basic black gown as long as it fits the occasion.

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30 Bridal Bathe Items

Andrew M. Santos

Offering all women and men worldwide the most effective of cosmetics, haircare and fragrance by way of quality, efficacy and safety. Revlon is the oldest cosmetic model ever known. It’s an American brand which presents skincare, hair care, makeup, fragrances and physique care products. As the company is getting older, they are attaining more confidence of their customers. The first product that has ever been launched by this brand was nail polish and its still their brand’s specialty.

One of many widespread trend types is the chic style. “Stylish” is commonly synonymous with “trendy” or “modern”. Individuals who favor this model desire basic and stylish designs which can be putting and smart. For example, the clothes are always nicely tailored and the accessories are nicely chosen. Chic style means having clothes which have strong colors however not garish.

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Theft leads to community giving in Miami

Andrew M. Santos

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Two days before Thanksgiving, on the eve of a turkey giveaway for dozens of jobless residents in an impoverished Miami neighborhood, Sherina Jones got word that one of the free community refrigerators she’d been stocking was stolen.

It could have been a holiday disaster. But it turned into a Christmas miracle.

Jones had been helping to feed the poor in Miami for months. Early on in the coronavirus pandemic, she was forced to shut down her beauty salon. By scrimping she managed to get by, but she knew that many in her mostly Black, low-income neighborhood were still hurting.

Worried that children were missing meals after COVID-19 closed schools, the 36-year-old cancer survivor used her meager savings to buy her first community refrigerator in August.

“Take what you need, donate what you don’t,” the sign on the fridge read.

Jones gets up at 5:30 every

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