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5 reasons why you should donate your hair (if you can)

| March 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
5 reasons why you should donate your hair (if you can)

This is liberation at it’s finest As we take the time to acknowledge certain societal norms around women’s (and men’s) hair, we come to the ideas of long flowing hair is a beauty standard. But is it something to be tested? This week, I challenged my physical, emotional and mental well-being as I cut 12 […]

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L’Oréal Paris Féria: Midnight Collection Hair Color

| February 21, 2017 | 1 Comment
L’Oréal Paris Féria: Midnight Collection Hair Color

Identity is what makes people who they are, but experimenting with identity is what makes people more fun. Take hair for example, everyone knows you based off your hair color and style. It’s how to identify people with similar names and a way to explain someone if your friend can’t seem to remember who exactly […]

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Fascinating Beauty Routines from the Past

| February 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
Fascinating Beauty Routines from the Past

Beauty trends are always in a constant flux. They come and go; some manage to stay longer than others, or make a comeback when a new generation popularizes it once more, but some trends can be incredibly interesting to read about. Humans have had their own definition of what beauty looks like for centuries and […]

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Beauty Review: Ambi Skin Care Even & Clear 3 Step Skin Care Regimen

| September 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
Beauty Review: Ambi Skin Care Even & Clear 3 Step Skin Care Regimen

Do you want your skin to be smooth and have a natural glow? Are you tired of those unwanted breakouts on your forehead, chin, cheek, and nose? Well, there is a product just for you! Ambi Skin Care Even & Clear is a skin care collection designated to African American skin complexions in which its […]

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Bloom into beauty

| March 29, 2016 | 1 Comment
Bloom into beauty

Golden eyeshadow As seen on many makeup blogs, golden eyeshadow has finally peaked its head into the spring. Golden lids draw attention to the eyes and can take you from a day to night look with winged liner. Not only is golden eyeshadow perfect for a bronze makeup look, it also looks incredible when the […]

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Let’s talk beauty: Ruby Woo

| March 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Let’s talk beauty: Ruby Woo

Most of us can agree make up trends change every day, but some trends are simply classic. These days there are so many new makeup tricks and products to use, we may lose our minds trying to keep up. Through the evolving make up fads, one thing will never change—red lipstick. It is difficult to […]

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Make extra money with Mary Kay

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
Make extra money with Mary Kay

Are you a savvy, enthusiastic woman looking to make some extra cash? Why not become a part of a four billion dollar corporation. Over three million woman have become Mary Kay consultants worldwide. This unique opportunity allows woman from all different backgrounds to make connections, buy and sell make up and trade beauty secrets. This […]

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25 unique gifts for the holidays

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
25 unique gifts for the holidays

We can all admit we’re not the best gift givers. Without the time or money to go searching and spending on that perfect gift, we’re bound to disappoint. But look no further then this guide to gift giving for every forty niner. Whether you’re in need of a last minute gift or don’t want to […]

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Beauty Product: Too Faced Hangover RX Replenishing Face Primer

| November 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
Beauty Product: Too Faced Hangover RX Replenishing Face Primer

Ladies, I sorrowfully announce the beginning of the beauty hangover season. The end of the semester is quickly approaching and what I am now calling the “BH Plague” has begun its course of tan destruction and under eye bag hoarding. A long night in Atkins studying your life away with nothing but a cup of […]

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Combat the season shift with these beauty products

| October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
Combat the season shift with these beauty products

Bronzer As the season changes and the sun begins to hide behind the dim fall clouds, the colors of the summer began to fade along with your luminous summer sun kissed skin. Tanning is basically impossible in cold cloudy weather, but that doesn’t mean you have to take on a modern day Wednesday Addams appearance. […]

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Beauty Product: Aussie Moist Conditioner

| September 15, 2015 | 1 Comment
Beauty Product: Aussie Moist Conditioner

Dry hair? Bad hair day? Bad hair life? Don’t give up. For the days where your hair feels dehydrated and is impossible to style, revive those locks with a moisturizing conditioner. Aussie Moist conditioner is the Holy Grail for hair-repair products. Not only is it cheap, but it does exactly what it states on the […]

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5 back-to-school beauty must haves

| September 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
5 back-to-school beauty must haves

With school back in session, it means all those long and hardworking days are back as well. Throughout the day, whether it is running back and forth between your classes, stressing over exams or just trying to withstand the hot summer heat, that makeup you applied in the A.M. is slowly coming off as the […]

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Five Summer Beauty Must-Haves

| June 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
Five Summer Beauty Must-Haves

  As the season changes, so does the beauty products that you use. To ensure you look your best throughout the summer of 2015, here are the top five beauty must-haves that you should have in your makeup bag. 1 SPF Whether it is a spray or lotion, always bring some form of SPF around with you in […]

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Beauty Review: Maybelline Baby Skin Primer

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beauty Review: Maybelline Baby Skin Primer

The need for makeup primer depends purely on preference. Some say its a holy grail, a must-have product that helps makeup apply smoother and stay on longer. On the other hand, some don’t see a need for it and say it’s a waste of money. I think it really depends on which primer you are […]

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Beauty Review: Revlon Colorburst

| November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beauty Review: Revlon Colorburst

When it comes to make up, I feel like lipstick can make or break a look. It can completely change someone’s face based on the color and shade of their lips. When I ran out of my favorite YSL red lipstick, I went to CVS to look for a cheap alternative because being a college […]

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Beauty Review: the Mineral Veil by BareMinerals

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beauty Review: the Mineral Veil by BareMinerals

Formal is just around the corner, and that means pictures. My biggest concern this year with pictures is my skin. I have always had an issue with oily/shiny skin and it shows up even worse in pictures. I recently was in Sephora searching for something to get rid of the shine and I came across […]

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Beauty review: Benefit’s They’re Real mascara

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beauty review: Benefit’s They’re Real mascara

Finding a good mascara without burning a hole in your wallet can be tricky. From all the different wands, colors and formulas, the process can be overwhelming. If you have ever shopped at Ulta or Sephora, odds are you have seen or heard about Benefit’s They’re Real Mascara. There are thousands of reviews about this […]

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Beauty review: Garnier Fructis miracle dry oil

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beauty review: Garnier Fructis miracle dry oil

If you are like me, you are happy for fall to begin, but a little sad knowing that October means the end of beach trips, barbecues and late-night concerts. Although there is no turning back now, I might have something that can bring back that sweet summertime smell to your daily life. Triple Nutrition: Miracle […]

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Beauty review: The Body Shop body wash

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beauty review: The Body Shop body wash

Move over coffee, college students have something new to help them in the a.m. Being your average sleep deprived college student, I often wake up groggy and tired in the morning. The daily debate in my head begins: do I have to go to that 8 a.m. class or should I just miss this one […]

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Beauty review: beauty blender

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beauty review: beauty blender

Choosing the right products are crucial to every makeup routine, but the tools used for application can be just as, if not even more, crucial. People use all sorts of techniques and tools to apply their makeup, from makeup brushes and sponges to even just their hands. If you have been to Sephora in the […]

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