Halle Berry Salutes the ‘Complexity’ of Women in Passionate Acceptance Speech for Critics Choice SeeHer Award

Oscar winner Halle Berry made a special appearance at Sunday’s Critics Choice Awards to accept the SeeHer award, a prize that recognizes a woman who pushes boundaries and defies stereotypes. Berry’s career — which spans more than 30 years as an actor, producer and now director — easily fits that bill.

Berry was presented the honor by “Insecure” creator and star Issa Rae, who Berry thanked for her inspiring work. “You have rearranged the way we see ourselves as women of color on television and in the world,” she said at the beginning of her rousing acceptance speech.

As she reflected on her time in entertainment, Berry spoke about her road to star in and direct “Bruised,” a film about a Black woman MMA fighter. Berry recalled the first time she read the script, “I realized that it wasn’t written for someone that looked like me. So I went to

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From MPs to beauty queen, Ukrainian women take up arms against Russia

Politicians to beauty queen, Ukrainian women take up arms against Russian invasion

Politicians to beauty queen, Ukrainian women take up arms against Russian invasion

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has faced with stiff battle as civilians answer the call to defend their nation. Women across the nation, from politicians to beauty queens, have taken up arms to defend Ukraine in the hour of need.

Speaking to India Today, Ukrainian MP Ukrainian MP Kira Rudik spoke about organising resistance groups against Russian assault. Meanwhile, MP Lesia Vasylenko called on foreigners to join Ukraine in resisting the Russian invasion of the country.

Lesia Vasylenko said,”We are a country in complete war. There is no time for somebody to give you training and lessons. Everybody is busy with their tasks.”

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The Ukrainian MP referred to the International Legion of Territorial Defense of Ukraine, a separate unit of foreigners that is being formed for those who wish to

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Christie Brinkley, 68, Shares 7 Face-Transforming Beauty Tips for Women Over 50

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Photo credit: Taylor Hill – Getty Images

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  • Christie Brinkley recently posted a video on Instagram sharing her top beauty routine and makeup tips for women ages 50 and up.

  • “I just thought I’d share a few of my tips that you could add into your routine because I think that they are pretty good especially for women over 50 who are looking for ways to just look a little fresh, fast.”

  • Among her favorite products is the Beautyblender Orignal Makeup Sponge, an award-winning water-activated makeup tool that helps create a fresh and flawless-looking complexion.

Christie Brinkley does not play around when it comes to her beauty routine—and who could blame her. She’s the epitome of timeless beauty. The former supermodel and actress is known for her gorgeous makeup looks and flawless complexion, and

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Black Women Experience Infertility Disparities (VIDEO)

One lifestyle blogger is helping other women thrive during infertility as a Black woman.

Black women are disproportionately affected by infertility. Reproductive experts say it’s not an issue of genetic health, but rather structural racism that has compounded for decades.

Danielle Wade has experienced this first-hand, and now she’s sharing her journey.

“I found it to be very helpful and very therapeutic, actually, just talking about it because hiding that part of my life and just posting these beautiful photos in beautiful clothes and perfect makeup just didn’t seem as genuine when I was struggling going through this process of trying to conceive,” Wade said.

Wade is a lifestyle blogger and content creator who became well-known on Instagram for her posts about fashion and beauty products. But in the past four years, her feed has evolved. Now she’s known as a woman who helps other women thrive during infertility.


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