Beauty

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A beauty room is a dedicated area or space in your home or apartment that is dedicated to all things beauty and hair. It is the ultimate girl cave! It can be used for storage for all of your beauty essentials, it can be used as a beauty studio, beauty...
What are some of your favorite fragrances? We know that every girl has one! No matter if its shoes, lipsticks, dresses, or men—we may have a wide variety to choose from, but we'll always have an undisputed favorite. Fragrances are no different! You might like all kinds of scents, but you'll...
The fall and winter months are real bittersweet time for those of us who wear makeup. On one hand, we don't have to worry about sweating off our lipstick and foundation or having a million different products layered on our faces while the sun is mercilessly blaring on us all...
Hyperpigmentation is no joke! Dark spots, acne scars, and general discoloration can be difficult to treat—especially on darker skin tones. Luckily, there are black-owned cosmetic and skincare brands that know exactly what it takes to help black women successfully treat these issues. Here are 3 all-natural skincare products that work wonders...
prevent makeup from getting on your mask
Suffering from makeup transfer to your mask? Jackie Aina has the perfect solution that you can use to prevent makeup from getting on your mask. The pandemic has truly introduced us to new predicaments and dilemmas in all areas of life, and how we wear our makeup is no different. If...
Baby Phat
When Kimora Lee Simmons launched Baby Phat in 1999, no one could have ever predicted the type of impact the brand would have on early 2000s streetwear and high fashion. With the signature curvy-cat logo being splashed across everything from denim jackets to phone cases, Baby Phat became one of...
uneven skin
Textured and uneven skin tone is something we all hate dealing with. Whether it's as minor as a few bumps and wrinkles here and there or major like highly-visible hyperpigmentation and acne breakouts most of us have something we have had to tackle from time to time. While it does...
tie-dye
Have you tried tie-dye nail art yet? We all know that tie-dye is a staple for the Spring and Summer months especially these days with most of us doing fun projects at home.  According to the Refinary29 blog, search for "Tie-Dye, anything" is up over 400% these days which has...
quarantine
Quarantine has changed our lives in so many ways that we are no longer the consumers we once were. Our priorities have now shifted to fit the change in our lifestyles, and what we want from beauty brands, in particular, maybe the biggest change thus far. We've freed ourselves...
activated charcoal
Often times, the ingredients that work best on our skin are the ones that are natural and activated charcoal is undoubtedly one of them. Activated charcoal is a combination of carbon-rich materials—such as bone char, coconut shells, and olive pits—that is turned into a fine, black powder after being exposed...
I personally believe that if you can master shaping your eyebrows you are already halfway there with mastering your perfect natural face. With that said I have no problem admitting that while I love featuring great beauty content I am not great with my own makeup. However, I am always...
M.A.C Cosmetics
M.A.C Cosmetics has always collaborated with the most noted celebrity musicians including the likes of Aaliyah, Rihanna, Selena Quintanilla and Mariah Carey. We can now add Teyana Taylor to this growing list. Teyana Taylor recently shared the news on Instagram with the following message:   View this post on Instagram   Wow yo! I...
Summer is only a few weeks away there honestly is no better time to put a little extra effort into your body and skincare. Here are four tips to help you get a gorgeous and healthy glow this summer. Body scrubs and masks. Considering that the skin on your body isn't...
face mist
Need a new face mist? When it comes to taking care of our skin, we almost never get it right the first time. Our cleanser may be great, but our moisturizer gives us breakouts. Or perhaps we found a great moisturizer, but it looks oily under our makeup. Let's be real,...
Nyma Tang
I love watching Nyma do a review because if anyone can tell you if a brand is "dark skin" approved she can. Recently Fenty had a new beauty release which included Match Stix and Blushes. This is what Nyma said in her description: Hold up! Fenty just dropped! Watch as I...