• Haul: Beauty Supply Store Essentials

    Haul: Beauty Supply Store Essentials

    I went into my local beauty supply store over the weekend to get a few packs Marley hair for twists…. 30 minutes and $40 later I came out with all this and no hair.  Dudu Osun Black Soap (Review Here)  LA Girl Glazed Lip Paint in “Bombshell” (Review of Other Shades here)  Ruby Kisses Matte […]

  • Trying K-beauty Sunscreens Because Black Girls Need Sun Protection Too

    Trying K-beauty Sunscreens Because Black Girls Need Sun Protection Too

    The older I get the more serious I get about my sun protection. I’m something like a sunscreen fanatic these days I really will not leave home without it! I know “black don’t crack” is what they say but sun damage is real and melanin can only do so much. I’m trying to look like […]

  • The Lost Files: NARS x Guy Bourdin Limited Edition “Coeur Battant” Blush

    The Lost Files: NARS x Guy Bourdin Limited Edition “Coeur Battant” Blush

    Somehow I totally forgot about sharing this post. -__-  I ordered this blush from Sephora in my post-christmas gift card spending spree.  heavy swatch vs blended swatch “Couer Battant” is a bold medium-dark magenta with blue undertones and a matte finish. This blush is limited edition from the NARS 2013 Holiday: Guy Bourdin collection.  Like […]

  • Review: NYX Conceal Correct Contour Palette in Dark

    Review: NYX Conceal Correct Contour Palette in Dark

    Every brand is hopping on the highlighting and contouring bandwagon these days. NYX released their Conceal Correct Contour Palettes earlier this year, I picked up the darkest shade to give it a test run. I really wanted M·A·C’s Studio Conceal and Correct Palette in Dark, but when NYX released their dupe I figured I would give […]