• Cost Analysis: Indie Highlighters

    Cost Analysis: Indie Highlighters

    It seems like every single day I’m scrolling through Instagram and another brand is releasing a new highlighter collection. We all know I love highlighters but even I must admit that the market is starting to feel a bit oversaturated. Within the last month alone Dose of Colors, Coloured Raine, and melt cosmetics, and Ofra […]

  • 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 […]

  • Product Fail: Maybelline Master Concealer by Face Studio in Medium-Deep

    Product Fail: Maybelline Master Concealer by Face Studio in Medium-Deep

    Maybelline has recently released a new range of concealers in their “Face Studio” range. I love Maybelline and I’m a concealer junkie so I’ve been on the hunt for these for a few weeks. I finally found it at my local Bed Bath and Beyond that has THE BEST Harmon beauty section. Anywho on to […]

  • Swatched: NYX Intense Butter Gloss in Tres Leches, Toasted Marshmallow, Spice Cake, Orangesicle, and Berry Strudel

    Swatched: NYX Intense Butter Gloss in Tres Leches, Toasted Marshmallow, Spice Cake, Orangesicle, and Berry Strudel

    NYX has recently released another addition to their “Butter” line with the new Intense Butter Gloss. They have the same great moisturizing feel and yummy smell as the original Butter Gloss but with about 10x more pigment. These glosses are more opaque and comparable to a shiny liquid lipstick. They perform much like the original […]