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Essence

4.4 out of 5 stars 57 customer reviews

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Product Description

Subscription Length: 1 year auto-renewal

Product Description

ESSENCE inspires Black women of all shades and shapes to lead bold, fulfilling lives. We encourage their passions and dreams and celebrate their community. As a trusted friend, we reflect their best selves and motivate them to live without limits.

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Essence magazine is a lifestyle publication for African American women of all ages, shapes, and cultures. If you've been looking for a periodical that addresses what black ladies need to know about fashion, beauty, relationships, and current events, a subscription to Essence will come in handy. It also features tips and tricks to help you deal with everyday issues, as well as a special section where real men ask their significant others to marry them.

Essence magazine features interviews with movie and music celebrities that share their knowledge on how to empower yourself in order to reach your goals. It also contains articles about average black women who have become successful in their careers after starting almost from scratch. The heartwarming stories will give you the courage to push aside all of the negativity that you may face in your chosen field, while tips from experts on a variety of topics, such as job hunting and scholarships, will help with the practical side of your endeavors.

Essence magazine will make you embrace fashion and beauty with passion, offering hints on hairstyles, makeup, and wardrobe choices that will complement your skin tone and body shape. The publication also discusses health issues that African American women face, including the symptoms of certain conditions and the questions you should be asking your doctor.

A subscription to Essence magazine will give you the tools you need to raise your self-esteem, and the magazine makes a great gift for any young woman that needs a little boost in self-image too.

Product Details

Subscription Length: 1 year auto-renewal
  • Format: Magazine
  • Shipping: Currently, item can be shipped only within the U.S.
  • Publisher: Essence Communications
  • ASIN: B002PXVYE6
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (57 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #208 in Magazines (See Top 100 in Magazines)
  • This magazine subscription is provided by Synapse

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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Essence of Life October 23, 2012
Subscription Term Name:1 year|Verified Purchase
"Essence Magazine" is a well-rounded magazine that covers issues pertaining to women from various backgrounds. Tyler Perry is on the front cover and there is a special feature of Gabby Douglas on page 70, along with some of the other Olympic winners. Additionally, the November 2012 issue features women with different and engaging political beliefs on page 82. The following are the women featured: Daryl Joy Walters, Mary L. Washington, Montica Talmadge, Jennifer Carroll and Jennifer Burke. It is implied on the side of the magazine that African American women come first when it comes to "Essence Magazine". I confirmed part of my own African American ancestry when I recently discovered that my late paternal grandmother was an African American woman who was originally from Birmingham,Alabama. However, this magazine is also great for those from various backgrounds due to some of the universal themes covered in "Essence" (such as the articles on the secret of giving and ideas for the Thanksgiving holiday).
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5.0 out of 5 stars Essence subcription November 26, 2013
By G. Monk
Subscription Term Name:2 years|Verified Purchase
I am set for the next two years wish they would do interviews on other than the top 6 black actresses and Beyoncé (They could expand). I do love their articles and that why I gave Essence another chance.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Very good March 11, 2011
Subscription Term Name:1 year auto-renewal
This is the only magazine I read regularly in college (25 years ago) that I still read now. Great articles on all kinds of issues and they do try to cater to black women from ages 20 to 55 or so which is not easy. Lately, it's been a little flat -- both in terms of magazine size and in the depth of the articles. I'm renewing it one more year and hope it improves during that time
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars too many ads, not enough interesting material January 18, 2013
By QueenG
Subscription Term Name:1 year auto-renewal|Verified Purchase
i was hoping to gain some entertainment while reading things that will keep my interest but like most magazines, this was full of ads and the articles either seemed generic or just didnt keep my attention.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful app January 11, 2012
Subscription Term Name:2 years|Verified Purchase
I love reading Essence magazine, I am happy I can now read it on my kindle fire. I recommend this
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This is a much appreciated addition to inventory of things that make my life as easy as one would like to have it. As a person who depends a lot on external sources for my professional fulfillment, I am very satisfied.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Subscription Term Name:2 years|Verified Purchase
I am glad about my Essence subscription I have been a faithful subscriber to Essence for years it came at the time that Amazon said it would with no problems.I love Essence and I love the price Amazon had for the magazine. I checked a few other sites before purchasing thru Amazon they had the best price for a 2 year subscription. I also have the option to read my Essence on my Kindle Fire. I have recommended a friend to check out Amazon for her subscription.
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5.0 out of 5 stars I love Essence June 29, 2011
By lynn
Subscription Term Name:2 years|Verified Purchase
Great magazine, with great articles, beauty tips, information on my community, and a section that celebrates everyday womens style. I love this magazine and have been buying it for years and finally decided to get a subsription and save a little money. I would recommend it to all.
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