Within our community, seeing another black person with freckles is like seeing a black person with blue eyes...you just gotta stop and stare. Maybe even get a photo, because you know that is not something you’re gonna see often. Model and blogger Nikia Phoenix knows all about the awkwardness of...
Colourpop Cosmetics can literally do no wrong. The company is about a year old, and yet they continue to impress makeup hoarders like yours truly with the cheap prices, gorgeous packaging, and AMAZING quality. Their Ultra Matte Liquid Lipsticks aren't an exception to this rule. At a mere $6...
Before I started blogging,  I was very much a beauty vlogger. My love for makeup is really what led me into creating YouTube videos and subsequently a blog.  As my appreciation for makeup has grown, so has my collection.  Although I'm not a makeup artist, I know the power of...
I'll be the first to admit, I love a fierce matte lip. I love the lasting power. What I don't love, however, is how awful they can be on your lips. Of course, priming your lips with a thick coat of lip balm before wearing a matte lipstick is...
Luffa also spelled Loofah, is a plant that is relative to the cucumber that produces large gourds that are fibrous internally. These fibers are dried and treated and is what becomes a luffa scrubber. Luffa facts: Luffa is grown on vines. Luffa is a grown in the tropical and subtropical regions. When...
Lavender is known for it’s very fragrant scent but also has many benefits. Lavender is known for its antibacterial, antimicrobial, expectorant, stress-relieving, antiseptic and analgesic properties. The plant is native to northern Africa and the mountainous Mediterranean regions, and thrives best in sunny, stony habitats. Today, it is grown throughout the...
Mac Retro Matte Liquid Lipstick Review Yes, folks, the Mac Retro Matte Liquid Lipcolors are here! Mac is definitely behind the curve on liquid lipstticks, but like most makeup junkies I had to get my hand on a few of these colors. M·A·C Retro Matte Liquid Lipcolour: Quite The Stand Out Swatch M·A·C...
Beeswax is a natural emulsifier that infuses skin creams, facial & lip care products with the delicate rich scent of honey while sealing in moisture. It covers skin with a light protective layer that allows the skin to breathe. When beeswax is added to body care products it melds...
Lipstick is generally worn to match and compliment the outfit that you’re wearing.  But there is that one shade that is your ultimate favorite of them all. This particular shade of lipstick can say a lot about your personality.  However lipstick isn’t just a part of cosmetics anymore, it...