• Simple Easter Makeup
    Beauty

    A Simple Easter Makeup Look

    Easter is a big time of the year. If you partake in Easter festivities you may want a makeup look to match. Here is how I nail a simple Easter makeup look every year. Wash And Hydrate The Skin I like to start my makeup on a clean canvas. If you’re short on time or just quickly changing your look skip the cleanser and use a hydrating makeup wipe. After the skin is clean tone and moisturize. Apply The Right Primer If you have oily skin you may want an silicone or water based primer. For sensitive, combination or normal skin a water based or mineral based primer would work…

  • Valentines Day Makeup Look
    Beauty

    The Valentines Makeup Look You Need

    Makeup can elevate your overall look, especially for a special occasion. The Valentines makeup look you need doesn’t even have to take you all day to create. Lately I have been pressed for time and my full face makeup routine has gotten shorter. This year I’m keeping my makeup simple, yet hella sexy. Keep reading to see the valentines makeup look you need to try this Valentines Day. The first step to getting a sexy makeup look is your skin underneath. Make sure your skin is thoughly washed and moisturized. I recommened after the face wash you apply a serum such as vitamin C to brigten and tone, then apply…

  • Full Application of the MasqueBar Black Gold Face Mask
    Beauty

    Masquebar Black Gold Face Mask

    I received a complimentary Black Gold face mask by MasqueBar and decided to give it a try. MasqueBar is a company specializing in Korean sheet masks, face masks and skin care products that can meet all of your skins needs. Since I am now a growing fan of Korean beauty brands, I decided a MasqueBar experience was a must. At home facials are good when you cant reach a professional. The MasqueBar face mask sent to me was the black gold. It’s described as a peel off mask that has charcoal and 24 karat gold. The benefit of the mask is that the charcoal will draw out impurities and tighten…

  • Holiday Winter Makeup Trend
    Beauty

    5 Winter Makeup Trends To Wear Now

    Winter is coming. Winter makeup trends always get me a little excited. So excited that when November rolls around while people are thinking of Thanksgiving, I’m wondering when I could get over to my nearest beauty store to buy some makeup. Here are 5 Winter makeup trends that you should try ASAP. Glittery Eyes Glitter eyeshadow, loose glitter or even a metallic eyeshadow shade can fit the bill for this makeup trend. Go festive and try a red or gold glitter shade, or get frost and try an icy cool shade. Try Tarte Chrome Shadow pot for a pigmented easy glitter eyeshadow look.   Matte Brown Eyeshadow Brown eyeshadow usually…

  • RevAir Review On Kinky 4B Hair
    Beauty,  Natural Hair,  Product Reviews

    RevAir Review on Kinky 4b Hair, The Worlds First Reverse Air Dryer

    The RevAir is the  World’s First and Only Reverse-Air Dryer. It is proven to dry hair 3x faster than a normal dryer. It uses half the wattage which exposes your hair to less heat. In addition it is a 2-in-1 device which can dry and straighten hair in one step. RevAir sent me a dryer to review and give my honest opinion, read on to see what I think.  Why do you need one? Blow drying hair takes time and multiple tools. In my relaxed hair days I’d use a round bristle brush. Now with my natural hair id have to use a paddle brush. Either way I was looking…

  • Meltproof Summer Makeup
    Beauty

    Meltproof Summer Makeup

    Summer is here and while that makes most of us happy, if you wear makeup every day the thought of summer heat makes you panic. A meltproof summer makeup routine is the only way to survive. Read on for my makeup insider tips. Wash Your Face Yes I know we are all perfect humans who keep our faces clean at all times. Right? In Summer your face gets loaded with oil, sunscreen, sweat and pollutants. Melt-proof summer makeup can only work if your face is squeaky clean. Moisturizer Matters I know a few people who don’t moisturize their faces at all and the thought of leaving my skin without moisture…

  • Crochet Weave
    Beauty,  Natural Hair

    Crochet Weave, Everything You Need To Consider

    I never expected my first crochet weave moment to come. Crochet weaves had always been something I was hesitant to try for several reasons (I will get to that shortly). It’s now been a week of me and this glorious head of hair that ain’t mines and i’m loving it. I took the leap and got a crochet weave because I have several events and weddings to attend, in addition I will be going on a two week cruise vacation. Having natural hair is a blessing because it is versatile as hell, but my current hair style and state calls for a protective style. I have kinky curly type 4b…

  • How To Maintain Red Hair Color
    Beauty

    How To Maintain Red Hair Color

    I enjoy bold colors in makeup and clothing, but only recently have I began to apply that to my hair. On several occasions I got creative and tried various colors, but for some reason when it came to red I chickened out. I avoided red hair because I didn’t know how to maintain red hair color. Having red hair has been the most fun so far and I should of come around sooner. Read on to get my experience on keeping my red hair looking vibrant.   Professional Hair Color Is Recommended Due to adulting and my tight budget (more about my budgeting tips here ) I always try to…

  • Humidity Proof Curly Hair
    Beauty,  Natural Hair

    Humidity Proof Hair Products

    Ever look outside, see that its a rainy day and wish your hair was humidity proof? Humidity proof hair is possible, but first you need the right humidity proof hair products. Humidity can turn a good hair day into a bad hair day but that doesn’t have to happen to you. I have had some issues with humidity, but my hair stylist Tamika Wesley’s tips on humidity proofing my curly natural hair helped. Read on for her recommendations on humidity proof hair products to try now. Here are 6 Humidity Proof Hair Products you don’t want to miss.   Ouidad- Advanced Climate Control System This line is built to stop frizz before…