Finally, Gel that Defines & Moisturizes My Type 4 Natural Hair

MOISTURIZED & DEFINED So tired of my natural hair drying out after two to three days of washing. I’m so done with my tight curls and coils feeling BRITTLE to the touch. Can I have a wash day routine that doesn’t require me applying three or four products to pop my curls please? In all…

First Impressions: Bobbi Boss Lyna Lace Front Teal Bob Wig

TRYING NEW THINGS Remember when I said, you are not your circumstances and that everything happens for a reason? If you don’t know what I’m talking about, catch up here. Some of you know that I dislocated my shoulder nearly 4 weeks ago. My main objective with this obstacle was to remain positive and faithful…

My Modern Take on Lucille Ball’s Vintage Hairstyle

I LOVE LUCY! Growing up in the 90s through early 00s consisted of watching American sitcoms on TV’s with big backs and antennas. If you didn’t have cable, you had the pleasure of seeing repeat shows from the 80s and some black and white featurettes from the 50s. The mid 50s and early 60s also…

6 Easy Beauty Looks That’ll Instantly Captivate Summer

A FESTIVE-SUMMERY FACE Festival and concert season immediately presents the care-free attitude in flaunting lace tops, fringe skirts, ripped denim shorts, floral dresses with studded ankle booties and retro sunnies but it’s also an indicator that summer has arrived! Ladies we are familiar about fashionable outfits for Spring/Summer 2019 right? If not, catch up here. Whether…

Non-Stripping Face Cleansers for Sensitive Skin

GENTLE FACE WASH Implementing the perfect products for an effective long-lasting skincare routine comes with trial and error. We’ve all been there right? Searching drugstore shelves and online shops endlessly for the best cleanser to rinse off the day’s dirt. I’ll join the club of spending money on items that made my acne much worse…

Eat Your Way to Clear Skin

HOLISTIC CHANGES Some doctors and articles say food is not the primary cause of acne. I’ve been told by dermatologists it’s either genetics or cleansing method. While hereditary factors and products play a role, I believe certain foods trigger those vicious little pimples on the face. Being responsible with my skin means not only sticking…

Should You Photoshop Your Face or Body on Instagram?

CROP & EDIT With the lovely women who inspire me on @sheiconic and my favorite curve models like La’Tecia Thomas and Iskra Lawrence, I’m learning how to become more comfortable in my skin. Ashley Graham taught me that your beauty can change someone’s life because confidence in who you are inspires others. I realized when…

My Ultimate 5 Summer Beauty Favs for Super Sensitive Skin

SUMMER FAVS COLLAB: HUDA PERVEZ Who is a fan of sunny nights, ocean views, sea salt hair and ice cream running down your forearm from a delicious waffle cone? We all enjoy the longer days summer brings and just the overall feeling it provides, sunshine is such a mood booster! Let’s talk about all the…

On-The-Go Ladies’ Makeup Essentials: Dawn Craven

FULL FACE IN 10 MINUTES Are you always in a morning rush to get out of the door for work, errands, school, etc. and never have enough time for a whole makeup routine? It’s tough to narrow down your full-face routine to something simple and quick because you’re in a hurry. What would you say…