What I Learned From Elaine Welteroth & Lupita Nyong’o

If you’re a newsletter subscriber, then you already know that I recently attended an event to celebrate the launch of Elaine Welteroth’s new book, More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say). There was a panel moderated by the one and only Lupita Nyong’o where Elaine discussed how she got her start in the media industry and how she was able to keep pushing the envelope and breaking down barriers to make room for more black women in beauty, fashion, and media.

Being in that room with so many beautiful black people was awe-inspiring. Of course I had my agenda ready to take notes. Here’s what I learned.


Sleeping Beauty

Today is about beauty sleep! Specifically, beauty products and supplements that were made to hydrate and treat your skin overnight,