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The Ultimate Mother's Day Gift Guide

She listens to all your problems, bakes a mean pound cake, and can dance like no other. That’s why your mother is number one in your life and have become hard pressed to find someone like her.

Celebrate your special lady this Mother’s Day with our items for the young, old and everywhere in between.
me and mom and me book by Maya Angelou

Mom & Me & Mom by Maya Angelou, $22
The iconic author shares the deepest personal story of her life: her relationship with her absent mother.
Anthropologie Lipstick HolderAnthropologie Sleek Brass Lipstick Holder, $28
An Anthropologie exclusive inspired by their Albeit lipstick collection.
Bliss Spa PedicureBliss Spa
Pamper the leading lady in your life with a spa treatment at a bliss spa in your city. Packages and prices below.

‘bump’ for joy
• great expectations massage*
• cold feet™ pedicure
package price: $184

new kid on the block
• rookie mom rubdown
• oxygen blast™
• hot cream manicure
package price: $228

mother ‘glows’ best
• triple oxygen facial
• blissage™75
• hot milk and almond pedicure™
• hot cream manicure
package price: $328

master of the house
• youth as we know it™ facial
• the upper hand™ manicure
• blissage™75
package price: $324
sephora clutchSephora's Around The World in 7 Brushes Travel Clutch, $60
Give your mom the gift that keeps on giving with 7 bright brushes and a Ikat- pattered clutch.
Big Pony Essie setRalph Lauren Fragrances The Big Pony Fragrance Collection for Women essie Set, $45
Brighten up mom’s day with this fun and colorful kit by Ralph Lauren Fragrances and essie. Each kit comes with a Big Pony EDT (30 ml) and Perfuming Body Mist (50g) and a corresponding Essie polish.
nuface microcurrent facial toning deviceNuFACE Trinity At-Home Microcurrent Facial Toning Device, $295
The NuFACE Trinity, is a device designed with a smart skin sensor. It comes standard with the microcurrent head, which gently and effectively stimulates skin to improve the appearance. The separate attachment is perfect for reducing wrinkles and fine lines. Available at QVC.
rowenta travel ironRowenta First Class Travel Iron, $50
Allow mom to travel in style with this sleek iron and steamer. Best of all, the handle folds flat for easy storage.
Red Carpet Manicure Pro KitRed Carpet Manicure Pro Kit, $79.99
Red Carpet Manicure is the world’s first at-home LED gel manicure system. In it contains everything you need for a professional salon gel manicure in the comfort of your home.
Chromatic gallerie heelsCHROMATICGallerie, $88
All moms are in need of a comfortable, affordable, versatile pair of heels. Enter CHROMATICGallerie, a shoe company dedicated to customizing your heel height, color and size.
Teleflora flowersTeleflora Mother’s Day Bouquet, $42-90
Show appreciation for everything your mom has done over the years with a beautiful arrangement of flowers.

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City Girls Get "Careless" In New Music Video

In honor of the one-year anniversary of their debut project Period, City Girls has dropped a music video for their song "Careless."

The video stars the rap duo, Yung Miami and J.T., the latter who is currently serving a two-year sentence in Tallahassee. The visual directed by Gabriel "Video God" Hart, features the two rap divas sporting their iced out Quality Control chains rapping in the streets of what appears to be Miami. Both Yung Miami and J.T. are donning the same outfits, distressed jean shorts-underwear, a cropped Miami jersey with a white turtleneck underneath and the classic Timberland boots.

City Girls are showing exactly what they're made of as they rap about "living life so careless," and "h**s [being] so mad it's evident" with an entourage of women behind them. The short clip is full of fun-filled energy as the hot rappers bounce from location to location. Whether they're in a hotel room sipping on some Hennessy, in a store copping a couple of things, they still manage to get their bars off.

The visual is a good representation of what fans can expect from the rap duo, even more so if they see them in concert. Most recently Yung Miami performed the girls' big hit, "Act Up" at Rolling Loud with the help of Lil' Yachty, their co-collaborator on the song. Next up for Yung Miami is the Hot 97 Summer Jam on June 2 at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.

Make sure to check out their music video above and stream Period in celebration of its one-year anniversary.

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Blac Chyna attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2017 at The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater on October 6, 2017 in Miami Beach, Florida
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Blac Chyna Named As Suspect In Assault Against Hair Stylist

Well, this isn't the best way to celebrate your birthday.

Blac Chyna has reportedly got in trouble with the law again after a confrontation with her hair stylist. TMZ reports the Chyna and the employee who hasn't been unidentified, were at Chyna's home in San Fernando Valley, Calif. when they got into an argument over payment.

The police report alleges after the hair stylist attempted to collect her check from Chyna, the 31-year-old pulled out a knife. The hair dressed left and reportedly threw soda cans at Chyna's car. A source shared with the outlet that Chyna didn't have a weapon on her person but there were cans thrown at her car.

Because Chyna's six-year-old son King was present, there's a chance the L.A. County Dept. of Children and Family Services will get involved for a possible welfare check.

Chyna hasn't addressed the incident but will more than likely still have a nice birthday.

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Queen Naija attends the 2019 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 01, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Queen Naija Responds To Backlash For Going Public About Plastic Surgery

Queen Najia's decision to be blunt about her plastic surgery was met with backlash when she was accused of normalizing the procedure for young women.

The singer-songwriter who is known for her bold personality and power vocals shared the video titled, "Revealing My New Body | One Week Post Op Tummy Tuck + BBL (Brazillian Buttlift)" on YouTube Friday (May 10). In a previous video, Naija vlogged her plans to get a tummy tuck while heading to the Billboard Music Awards where she was nominated for Top R&B Female Artist.

The singer previously went under the knife after the birth of her first child in 2017, leading to a case of bad fibrosis. "I'm really really happy about the results," she said. "I basically got a tummy tuck and I got my hernia repaired around my belly navel, it would puff out because of my loose skin. I had really really bad fibrosis from the smart lipo I got two years ago."

In her recap video, the singer seemed to be visibly happy with the results and additional unplanned surgery for the Brazilian Buttlift. "I'm just really really happy. I feel more confident with my body and being a mom with two kids and having two c-sections, and all the stuff going on with myself, I'm really happy," she said Friday. "I will not be getting any more surgery. I won't turn into one of those girls who gets lip fat added and all this stuff. I'm not touching my face. As yall know I got eye fillers and I'm never doing that again."

But her joy was quickly met with criticism after The Shade Room picked up a portion of the video on their Instagram page. Naija responded in jest. "Now if I would have kept it a secret, like a lot of other women who’ve had surgery.. everyone would have saying “Liar, did you get surgery, why you hiding it?” she said.  Lol, I tell the truth & it’s still an issue. Hilarious. Imma take my new booty and hide in a ditch."

 

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#QueenNaija stepped into #TheShadeRoom to say she’s keeping it real about her surgery, period. 👀👀 (SWIPE)

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The "Medicine" singer has been open with her journey to building her self-esteem and has shared why she decided to try surgery. "I do love myself but at the same time, you have to make your self happy," she said in 2017. "You don't have to look in the mirror and see what I see. At the end of the say, I'm the one who has to put up with my self-esteem. I tried to diet and workout but I didn't see any results in my stomach area [because of c-section]."

The topic of surgical enhancement with women of color has been a controversial topic, with many women dying for trying under the table procedures. Standards of beauty have continuously changed with social media and influencers holding relevance over the youth but the singer hasn't promoted the option to go under the knife to her fans.

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