ABC "Let's Talk Live" Beauty Segments

An Officer and Gentlewoman, LLC (AOAGWLLC) has sprung into a new venture by giving beauty tips to woman across the country on the ABC morning show, "Let's Talk Live."  The owner and operator of(AOAGWLLC Raquel Riley Thomas, gives tips on beauty and fashion!

Questions or Comments?  Do you have a question on beauty secrets? Email Raquel at with the Subject Line: Beauty. You may just see your answer in an upcoming segment!

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2-27-2018 "Young Entrepreneurs Under 13"- When they aren't playing sports or in after school clubs, these kids are running their own businesses. The catch - they're all under the age of 13. The young entrepreneurs Maria Raquel Thomas, Ronque Brown Jr. and Lexi P. sat down to talk about their successes as CEOs.

02-08-2018 “Black-Owned Beauty Companies”- As the celebration of Black History Month continues, why not look at some of the top influencers and trends in African-American beauty from the past and in the present? Beauty expert Raquel Riley Thomas stopped by this morning with an extensive rundown of Black-owned beauty businesses and their products, including brands like 'Iman' and 'Fenty Beauty.'

1-16-2017 "Hottest Beauty Trends for 2018"- It's the new year and what better way to start off the year than with new beauty products? Today we had with us, beauty expert Raquel Riley Thomas to give us the inside scoop on what products are hot this year.

12-20-2017 "Tiny Toy Expert"- Parents, if you want to up your toy-giving game, then listen up. Today we are going to give you some of the perfect and not so perfect toys for you to consider when buying them for kids. Raquel Riley Thomas and some of her friends gave us the scoop on what's hot and what's not in toys this year. 

11-28-2017 "Veteran's Makeover"- Early this month the President proclaimed November as National Veterans and Families Month. We honored some of Veterans with makeovers with expert Raquel Riley Thomas.

10-31-2017 "Last Minute Halloween Costumes-It can be a pain finding the right costume at the right time for Halloween, if you ran out of time and you're still in need of a costume you're just in luck because beauty expert Raquel Riley Thomas joined us to show some simple adult costumes.

09-25-2017 "Easy Kids Hairstyles- It's time to take the kids back to school, but with both parents and children having busy schedules, it can become a challenge to keep their hair manageable. Hair and beauty expert Raquel Riley Thomas joined us today to give tips on cute and easy kid hairstyles that even dads can do!

8-14-17 "Beauty on the Go"- Your makeup, hair, and outfit all look fabulous when you leave the house but the next thing you know, a beauty emergency happens! What can you do to fix these on the go 911 beauty emergencies? Owner of an "Officer and Gentlewoman" Raquel Riley Thomas is joined us to talk about beauty 911 fixes while you're out!

7-26-17 "Beauty Etiquette"- We all try our best to look good even during our on the go lifestyles but some of the things we do actually go against beauty etiquette. Beauty expert, Raquel Riley Thomas, joined us to explain what beauty etiquette is and how to achieve it.

6-21-17 "How to Anti-Age Your Hair"- Wrinkles aren't the only thing that make us look older. Learn how you can recapture the youthful shine in your hair, by taking a simple trip to the salon. Beauty expert, Raquel Riley Thomas and Celebrity hairstylist, Artyce Dozier joined us to share how you can turn back the clock, by wearing stylish hair styles for your age range.

5-17-2017 “Summer Beauty Hacks"- Summer is around the corner and we want you to look your very best. Raquel Riley Thomas joined us to give us some body beauty hacks just in time for the warm weather.

4-11-2017 "Baby Beauty Products"- The average adult doesn't even consider the baby isle while shopping, unless they are expecting or have children. I bet you didn't know that, the same products that are baby approved are also suited for adults. Raquel Riley Thomas, of An Officer and Gentlewoman, LLC, joined us to talk baby products that can be used for everyone.