Queen Latifah has picked out the perfect place for young children to learn about every aspect of life - beauty salons.

The rapper-turned-actress, who stars in the upcoming movie Beauty Shop, had a lot of fun sitting in beauty salons when she was growing up, because she got the opportunity to listen in on adult conversations.

She says, "If you want go to a beauty shop you could find out everything there is to know about life by the time you're 12 years old. No question.

"Those are some serious conversations going on in that shop: who's sleeping with who and how they did it and who got busted and whose kids are messing up at school... what's going on in the world..."

23/03/2005 09:11