Runway Review: The Heart Truth’s Red Dress Collection Fall 2009
ESSENCE.com was front row and center at one of the hottest celebrity runway shows, The Heart Truth Red Dress Collection. The Heart Truth is a national awareness campaign for women about heart disease, the number one killer of women. By Qianna Smith
This is the sixth annual Red Dress Collection Fashion Show, and Nia Long was getting primped backstage with Bobbi Brown Cosmetics. She chatted with ESSENCE.com about the importance of younger women getting serious about their heart health. Women of color continue to have higher rates of some risk factors for heart disease and are more likely to die of the disease.