Beauty

Yesterday I read a story about a Detroit woman and mom of five who shared that she was often ridiculed for the her dark complexion. The thing is what one person meant for bad is now the coolest thing in the world because she is NOW the face of...
For some of us with darker skin, our comfort zone is the best place to be when it comes to makeup, and the usual color scheme of fall is in full support of that. We know that those tired burgundy lippies and various brown eyeshadows are most likely going to complement...
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Cosmetic grade turmeric has been a long-time natural remedy for hyperpigmentation and other skin issues. And while it absolutely works by itself when mixed with a little milk or yogurt, it works the best when combined with other powerful natural ingredients that are typically used to combat similar problems. This is...
glow masks
Traveling is already a hassle all by itself, but when you have a long flight ahead of you, the whole process can be even more daunting. Sitting in a seat for hours on end, not being able to eat the exact food you want, and not to mention that...
Jackie Aina Palette
Beauty influencer and entrepreneur Jackie Aina is the very definition of a girl boss. Her rise to the top within the beauty industry has been a sight to see because not only has she created incredible content for makeup-loving black girls and women throughout the years, she has also...
nude lip
Looking for some nude lip combos? For any woman, finding the perfect nude lipstick can be a daunting task. Dark-skinned women may have an especially hard time finding a single lipstick or liner that gets the job done. As a matter of fact, Byrdie featured a celebrity stylist Fiona Stiles...
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When you first hear the term "oil cleansing", you might think the idea is completely absurd and counterproductive. After all, how on earth would the very thing that causes nasty breakouts and clogged pores be the one thing that might cleanse your skin the best? Sure, it sounds crazy, but...
Claires
Did you all know that Clair's was sited for asbestos in their products by the FDA a few short months ago? Well they were and according to Allure they literally recalled another makeup kit just this week. Via Allure: Earlier this week, the FDA announced that Claire's voluntarily recalled one of...
Sara Revuelta
Recently a post by beauty guru and influencer Sara Revuelta went viral because she demonstrated how to draw your baby hairs if you do not have any using a product from Huda Beauty. Now y'all when I first saw her post all I could say was "no", everything about...
Pat McGrath
When I was in high school back home in Jamaica we used to use regular baby powder on our face to ensure that we had not even a hint of oil on our skin. I'm not sure what we were thinking but I felt a little sigh of relief when...
Sometimes it seems like beauty-trends these days have completely forgotten about the minimalist who wants to wear as little product as possible. And when it comes to glowing skin, there are tons of lotions, bronzers, body highlighters, and glitter oils that'll get the job done, but what do we...
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Don't believe me? look up the hashtag #60secondrule on social media and see the testimonials for yourself. For the record, we are all about glowing skin this year and since many of you are joining that mantra I thought it would be cool to introduce the #60secondrule here. The #60secondrule is super...
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I am a huge fan of Karrueche's skin care routine, which sounds weird but let me explain. Last year I followed her on Snap and I kid you not, every single skin care product she recommended was amazing! I am huge on skin care these days because ... Girl.... Wrinkles! Additionally,...
Y’all! I’m always down for a cute little Instagram challenge and recently #thebratzchallenge caught my eye. The first thing I thought was we have way too much time on our hands but then the trend grew on me so I decided to share some of the looks here. Below are...
For this look you will need the following: NYX Professional Makeup Precision Brow Pencil CoverGirl Micro-Fine + Define Pencil MAC Cosmetics STUDIO FINISH SPF 35 CONCEALER NW25 MAC Cosmetics POWDER BLUSH MAC Cosmetics BRONZING POWDER- Refined Golden NARS Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation- Tahoe Wander Beauty Dualist Matte and Illuminating Concealer- Tan Sacha Buttercup Setting Powder ItsMyRayeRaye Palette x...