Yahoo: The Best Mobile Beauty Apps For & By People Of Color

The idea of tracking down a professional hairstylist or barber can be very nerve-wracking, especially if you need someone ASAP or just moved to a new city and have no idea where to start. However, searching for great service has gotten way better with the rise of mobile beauty companies. There are now mobile applications specifically designed for people of color, and as I am a black woman always looking for a trusted source, this kind of inclusive treatment is a godsend.

You don’t have to commit to certain apps based on your hair texture or skin tone, but it is nice to know there are more options available for people of color to virtually browse and book everything from top-rated salons in your local area to professional beard grooming services.

After combing through tons of companies, we nailed down five for and by people of color that are truly a cut above the rest. Read More