. @TeyanaTaylor is a household name, but according to her, she’s got more to do. “Once I had Junie, I realized I was living for so much more.” With music, a salon, and a production company—Teyana’s grind isn’t average. July-Aug issue hits stands 6/21. https://t.co/Qza6YiAU4J pic.twitter.com/83ncGgnWhj— ESSENCE (@Essence) June 20, 2019
- Iman, Teyana Taylor and Ciara each have a cover to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Essence summerfest.
- Iman speaks of Iman cosmetics, a precurser to Fentey Beauty. Iman:" When I came on the scene 25 years ago, I was catering to woman of all skin colors. I opened the gate and Fenty knocked the gate out".
-Teyana Taylor speaks of her many ventures that include an album, nail salon, fitness program and all female production company. She says becoming a mom 3 years ago made her work harder and that she is teaching her daughter early that she is beautiful , smart and magic.
-Taylor says while modeling the power of commitment with her husband, she does not want supporters to feel like they are untouchable and that they are perfect pattys because that's not real.
- Ciara speaks of her life and how she feels everything will work itself out if you believe. " When I was younger and wanting things to happen when I wanted them to happen, I could never imagine 15 years later I'd be having the time of my life".
-She says "no matter how much success you have, I believe there is always an opportunity to grow and learn something new". "I'm also keeping my sexy up"