Let me introduce you to Marie Deneen; a brand whose motto is Providing Nature’s Goodness With Style. A few months ago, I was given the opportunity to test drive some lippies and lotions from the them. Gotta love a brand that contributes to West African projects and Jamaican education programs, right? Founder Rashida Morgan-Brown not only has a passion for… Read More
I remember when I first discovered the grand ole’ UDPP. It changed the way I did make-up. The true newbie that was me would apply eye shadow and would be beyond frustrated when I noticed how it would crease and disappear within minutes of stepping outside in Florida’s humidity. And now I don’t know eye shadow without an eye shadow… Read More
Pretty, uh? Any body mist wearers in the house? I used to wear these things like mad in high school. But not in a way in which I was SUPPOSED to. Promise you won’t judge me when I tell you.
I know what’ you’re thinking. You’re probably like, “Really B? This is a beauty blog. Who cares about toothpaste?” Um, you should if you intend on keeping those pearly whites white and healthy. Mama Clumps has been on the natural toothpaste tip for while and it wasn’t until recently when I decided to give it a whirl. But was it… Read More
Now y’all know me. I’m not much of a foundation wear-er. A lot of it has to do with my acne-prone skin and my crazy belief that foundation will break me out even more. And then there’s the whole “being a woman of color” thing and trying to find the perfect foundation with all of my hyperpigmentation issues. Plus, I… Read More
Brands like N.Y.C. New York Color are reasons why I love drugstore beauty buys. Wait for it… Yes, I know. Let’s all sigh in admiration together. These darling limited-edition for Fall 2010 palettes are just too cute. The question is, how do they show up on brown skin? And just how much do they cost? We know N.Y.C. New York… Read More