Why You Should NOT Use Bar Soap on Your Face
Feb07

Why You Should NOT Use Bar Soap on Your Face

Many African American sistas are breaking barriers and becoming more and more comfortable with naturally expressing ourselves.   We show this through our hair journeys, exquisite makeup techniques, nail and body art and not to mention, our creative and stylish ensembles.   Simply put, we are breaking beauty barriers as Tyra Banks would say and making strides toward building self worth one woman at a time.   And here it comes…BUT, what...

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Stay Matte and Oil Free All Day Long
Jan31

Stay Matte and Oil Free All Day Long

If the glare of your nose blinds you as you walk out of your front door for work each morning, then perhaps you have an oil issue, or at the least combination skin.   By now, you should have heard that dabbing instead of wiping is better in controlling oil build up.   Fact ofthe matter is, no matter what you do the oil always comes right back again.   I am about to share a little secret with you that works for every skin type no...

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Eccentric Products for the Conventional Woman
Jan15

Eccentric Products for the Conventional Woman

Are you trying to stretch your money until next payday?  Are you are tired of spending your hard earned cash on products that are overpriced or not readily available in your area?  Or, do you just want another alternative to your specialty products and cosmetics?  In either event, you don’t have to remain chained to high priced, overrated, or hard to find products anymore.  There are several solutions to many of the products that you...

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Don’t Forget to Blush
Jan12

Don’t Forget to Blush

For the longest time I felt blush was not necessary when it came to doing a full make up look.   After seeing it overdone and misapplied I though it was tacky and a completely useless product.   Often times I would see women who had applied blush that was either too dark for their skin tone or had simply applied way too much of it.   I had been completely mislead in to disdain for one of the most essential and basic cosmetic staples...

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Be Loyal to Your Skincare Products & They’ll Be Loyal to You
Jan11

Be Loyal to Your Skincare Products & They’ll Be Loyal to You

Many of us have been handicapped by accessibility.   We have taken on the attitude of “gimmie” what I want, how I want it, when I want it, period!  This concept may be acceptable on a cruise line or in retail, but it is irrational when referring to personal skincare.   It is vastly important to give the product’s ingredients time to produce change after initial usage and be consistent with your daily regimen. Whatever...

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