Don’t Waste Your Money, Honey!

If you haven’t noticed, lately some makeup companies have been following a trend. They’ll release these palettes in limited quantities so they sell out fast: high demand, low supply. But you may not necessarily need that palette. Don’t give in to the hype.   Continue reading “Don’t Waste Your Money, Honey!”

Ultimate List of 100+ Black Owned Cosmetics: Hair + Makeup + Skincare

With the recent events of black men and women becoming victims to police brutality, black people have made a tremendous increase in the support of black owned businesses. After a lot of research, I came up with a list of black owned makeup, hair care, hair extensions, subscription boxes and even nail polishes. This list includes both well-known and recent startup companies. Continue reading “Ultimate List of 100+ Black Owned Cosmetics: Hair + Makeup + Skincare”

My Natural Hair Journey

I had been getting relaxers since I was about 6 or 7 years old. When I started college in 2010 I had been having long hair all my life and wanted something different. So, my mom cut it into a bob. I loved it so much! It had movement and volume and it was everything I hoped it would be, once I got used to the idea of short hair. But then, I got bored. Continue reading “My Natural Hair Journey”

Shade Variations for Women of Color

If you are a woman of color, you know how difficult it can be to find your foundation shade from some of the most popular cosmetic brands. With more and more women of color entering the beauty industry on a daily basis, the need for a wider range of shades is huge. Well, women of color are fed up with the lack of variety from some cosmetic brands. Continue reading “Shade Variations for Women of Color”