5(Five) Beauty Questions That Need Answers

5 Beauty Questions That Need Answers #QTNA

These beauty questions have been on my mind for awhile. They keep me up at night. Ok, not really. However, I wonder about them. Maybe you do too. Why are the OG Naked palettes still $54? The original Urban Decay Naked palette came out in 2011 or 2012 and I’m still waiting for it to drop […]

The Empty Praise of Grace

The praise of grace /or forgiveness in the face of vitriolic racism perpetuates the idea that anger is not a valid response. Anger is a valid response to racism. I reject the idea that someone has to turn the other cheek or hold someone’s hand while experiencing the pain inflicted by that same person in […]

5 Reasons I Say F*** Emily’s Feelings From The Devil Wears Prada

The Devil Wears Prada is one of my absolute favorite movies and this year it’s turning 10. Yes, the movie about the girl with the job a million girls would kill for has been out for a whole decade. So I thought I would break down my 5 reasons Andy(Anne Hathaway) shouldn’t give a damn […]

Is “Silence” The Word Among Black Beauty Bloggers?

Luvvie Ajayi, digital strategist and humor blogger at Awesomely Luvvie sent out a series of tweets last night about black beauty bloggers being silent in light of recent events. The recent events I’m referring to are the shootings at Emanuel AME Church in South Carolina and the series of black church burnings that have followed […]

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The Big Deal To Me About Kat Von D's Underage Red

It seems outrage over one of Kat Von D’s lipsticks caught the attention of some folks at Business Insider. The lipstick in question? Underage Red, a lipstick that has been out for years. Not buying the outrage behind it, Cindy Ha at SFUnzipped wrote an article and provided a slideshow about some other makeup products […]

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Significant Others: Influencing Your Look or Nah? #BuryMeMondays

Let me be upfront. This post is influenced by Kim Kardashian West’s recent blonde dye job and her unique fashion choices as of late. Depending on who you ask her husband, Kanye West, is the mastermind behind all these questionable choices and she’s just going along with it. Since many of the choices are an […]

YouTube Gurus Shouldn't Lose Sleep Over Google Glass Make-Up Tutorials

Make-up artists that work for French luxury brand YSL(Yves Saint Laurent) will start offering 45 minute in-store makeup tutorials recorded with Google Glass across the UK. Customers will be able to rewatch these videos so Bianca London for Mail Online wonders if Google Glass tutorials means the end of YouTube beauty stars? I say no and […]

New and Improved! Nars Lip Gloss – Stella

Full Disclosure: Nars Cosmetics Lip Gloss in Stella was sent to me. I was not obligated to review. All opinions/reviews about the product are my own.   I was lucky enough to be a sent a few Nars Cosmetics products last week. One of them happened to be their reformulated lip gloss in Stella. This […]

5 Things You Can Do For Yourself On Mother’s Day

I was browsing the web looking for other bloggers in my area and I found this post about mommy maintenance and it inspired me to write my own post about taking care yourself as a mother. Mother’s Day is less than a week away. It’s supposed to be the day to be doted upon and […]