The fact that my makeup collection is much larger than what any normal human needs makes me quite happy. The fact that not a single one of the products in that collection is from a brand owned by someone who looks like me does not. I want to change the way my collection looks by […]Read More Black Owned Beauty Brands to Add to Your Wishlist
Although the numbers have increased, there are still very few African American women travelling internationally. In regards to higher education, only 6% of African Americans study abroad. Whether it is because we get little encouragement from our community to leave the U.S. or experience financial or cultural barriers, this is a very discouraging statistic. Because […]Read More Travel Isn’t Only for White People
Can you believe that the only two websites that I’ve ordered from in the past 3 months has been Miss A and Amazon? It’s so wild, that those are the only two beauties that get my love now, but I honestly have little desire to shop anywhere else. While I can’t treat you all to […]Read More It’s Another Miss A Haul!
Greetings from my makeup mountain of shame! I don’t know if you all saw the beauty empties I did last week, but after throwing that post together I gave myself a little pat on the back for truly doing the work to cleanse my makeup collection. Then I realized that I didn’t deserve a pat […]Read More The Largest Makeup Decluttering I’ve Ever Done
Black women are always up to amazing things no matter where they are. You see them at Kroger? Up to something amazing! You see them see them on Instagram? Up to something amazing! You see them in the Starbucks drive through? Up to something amazing! You seen them online in your YouTube feed? Definitely, definitely, […]Read More Amazing Black Women You Should Be Watching Every Month of the Year
I’ve never worn a foundation for 24 hours. In fact, I’ve had absolutely zero desire to wear anything on my face for that long, but when I saw that the new Maybelline SuperStay Full Coverage Foundation claimed to do so, I had to test it out! I wore this foundation on my longest day, starting […]Read More 18 Hour Wear Test! – Maybelline SuperStay Full Coverage Foundation Review
My attitude towards my makeup products comes from watching Julius on Everybody Hates Chris and adopting his stingy ways. More specifically, I have a hard time throwing products away, because I’m always thinking, “That’s $0.12 worth of concealer! I can still get 2 more swipes from that!” Of course, this means that I get a […]Read More On the Chopping Block – Beauty Empties