Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards

Essence magazine honored remarkable moments and performers in film and television at yesterday’s 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala, held at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA.

(L-R) Janelle Monáe, Issa Rae, Aja Naomi King and Yara Shahidi were presented with Hollywood’s “Next Generation” the 2017 ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood awards.

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Dr. Jackie Walters

Does your vagina have a musty, fruity or fishy odor? Are you a diabetic? Do you eat a lot of onions or garlic? Did your man accidentally leave a used condom inside you?

Essence contributor and popular Atlanta OB/GYN, Dr. Jackie Walters breaks down the good vs. bad vaginal odors.

“All healthy vaginas will have some type of aroma,” she writes.

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Kelly Rowland

Singer Kelly Rowland, her husband Tim Weatherspoon and their baby, Titan Jewell Weatherspoon, cover the April 2015 issue of Essence magazine.

Inside the issue, Kelly talks about being a newlywed mom, and the passing of her mother, Doris Rowland Garrison, who died last December.

Check out the beautiful cover after the break.

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Kerry Washington attends Essence Black Women In Hollywood Luncheon in Beverly Hills

Pregnant ‘Scandal’ star Kerry Washington attended the 7th Annual ESSENCE “Black Women In Hollywood” Luncheon at Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Thursday. Kerry was escorted by a man who was not her husband, unemployed NFL player Nnamdi Asomugha. There are wild, unconfirmed rumors going around that Asomugha is a homosexual AND the father of 2 out-of-wedlock children. Rest assured that Sandrarose.com does not entertain such petty rumors.
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Kelly Rowland Out And About In Beverly Hills

Former Destiny’s Child bandmates Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams were spotted shopping together in Beverly Hills, CA on Wednesday, Feb. 26. Kelly and Michelle joined other fitness buffs at the Nike Women Essence event yesterday. Celebs attending the event included Oprah, WNBA Tulsa Shock star Skylar Diggins, actresses Tracee Ellis Ross, Regina King, Jurnee Smollet Bell and Tichina Arnold, Olympians Allyson Felix, Zendaya Marie, trainer to the stars Jeannette Jenkins, and more.

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Pregnant Nia Long looking happy in a striped maxi dress

It looks like the Dopamine has faded for actress Nia Long and San Antonio Spurs Assistant Coach Ime Udoka. Loyal reader Nikke Brown writes: “Funny, they didn’t sound broken up in any of her press interviews for The Best Man Holiday…”

And in a previous interview, Nia made it clear she wasn’t interested in a man putting a ring on it.

“Marriage is not a priority for me. I’m not saying I’ll never do it; It’s just not where we are as a family,” the mother of two revealed in the August issue of Essence.

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