Posted by | Cyrena Rose

The August 2012 magazines will soon hit stands and here’s a sneak peek of celebs gracing covers:

“I’m in my forties, post baby and I’m thinner than I’ve been in years. The last step will be letting my hair go natural.  That’s when you’ll know I’m free…”  Nia Long embraces life with her sons, her partner and a reconnection with her father; the star tells Essence that she has never felt more fulfilled.  The veteran actress covers the magazine’s August 2012 issue.

SHIMMER by Motions is an alternate-monthly inspirational and educational hair and skincare magazine supported by Unilever. It is targeted at African-American women of all age groups, who are interested in the latest hair trends, styles, colours and cuts, salon profiles and listings, as well as top-to-toe skin solutions and celebrity looks.  R&B diva Rihanna graces the cover of the magazine’s August 2012 issue.

Rick Ross covers the July/August 2012 issue of XXL Magazine.  He tells the mag about his new album God Forgives, I Don’t, he also opens up about his health issues and balancing life as a label head and a solo hip hop megastar as well as cementing his status as rap super star.

Actress Wendy Raquel-Robinson, the star of BET’s The Game, covers SHEEN magazine’s August 2012 edition.  Inside their “green” issue, she dishes on her decision to not have children and how she stays relaxed and in her best physical shape.  She also talked about how she has been giving back to the younger community through her acting school, The Amazing Grace Conservatory (AGC).