• 5 Black Owned Alternatives to Black Up Cosmetics

    5 Black Owned Alternatives to Black Up Cosmetics

    The black beauty community has been abuzz with the news that the French “black owned” brand geared for women of color, Black Up Cosmetics, would soon be carried by our beloved Sephora. No sooner than the big news was released there were rumblings that something in the milk might not be clean. Lakish of Blaq […]

  • Kitchen Beautician: DIY Healthy Edge Control

    Kitchen Beautician: DIY Healthy Edge Control

    Want smooth edges but don’t want to end up looking like this? (O.O)  Welcome to the Black girl’s struggle. lol. But seriously so many methods that are used to get smooth edges such as excessive tension, high heat, and harsh gels can leave you with a less than desirable hairline over time.  Try a simple […]

  • Friday Quickie: NYX Slide On Lip Pencils in Dark Soul, Nebula, and Urban Cafe

    Friday Quickie: NYX Slide On Lip Pencils in Dark Soul, Nebula, and Urban Cafe

    A proper lipstick application is just not complete without a good lip liner, so I’m always picking them up at random when I’m shopping. NYX Slide On Lip Pencils come in 14 of the most popular lip shades out right now so I’m sure there’s something you can wear with your favorite lipstick. I chose “Dark […]

  • Birthday Lust List: Beauty Edition

    Birthday Lust List: Beauty Edition

    OMG I cannot believe that it’s November already! That means that my birthday is just around the corner (November 30th). I decided to put together a few of my “Lust Lists” for a few things I’ve been craving this month. Birthday Lust List: Makeup Edition by chaliboo  Sephora’s VIB Insider sale is this weekend so […]