The Definition of Beauty
Sep30

The Definition of Beauty

In the 40 years since I was the first woman of color to appear on the cover of American Vogue, things in the fashion realm have gone through a world of change. And yet at the same time—unfortunately—many things have remained the same. As I wrote just last year, the absence of black runway models in high fashion is stark, and it is really startling and troubling to me. The notion of what is beautiful in black women is still a source of...

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Makeup Tips
Aug16

Makeup Tips

Most of us can probably agree that we have kept some of our makeup for way too long.  The truth of the matter is, makeup does not last until WE get ready to get rid of it.  It goes by its own time frame.  And we’ve decided to help you get the answers you need to that pressing question:  “How long is too long to keep my makeup?” It is important to throw away old makeup after it has served its purpose for way too...

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Deals and Steals on Hair Extensions
Jul21

Deals and Steals on Hair Extensions

If you missed the Summer Hair, Heat, & Beat Sweepstakes, don’t worry!  There are other deals and steals for the month of July & August! The following are the promotions and deals on Limelight hair extensions from July 15 – August 15 1) EXCLUSIVE SUMMERTIME ONLY SPECIAL: All Summer long – June 2-September 2 – Buy any bundle and get one of equal or lesser value completely FREE! This is a great buy one get...

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Moisturizing Products for Dry Hair
Jul15

Moisturizing Products for Dry Hair

If you struggle to keep your hair from being dry, then you know in warmer months, particularly summer, it can be even harder for you to keep your hair moisturized.  So what can you do to to keep your tresses from being dry?  Aside from using a hair steamer for your conditioning treatments, you have to find and use a styler and/or moisturizer that won’t feel great when you apply it, but then dry your hair out later. There are...

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Natural Bride: Sandra
Jun10

Natural Bride: Sandra

Name: Sandra Tell us about yourself:   32 year old Haitian woman raised in Brooklyn, NY working in the women’s health field in New Jersey Tell us about your fiance/husband:   32 year old Trinidadian man raised in Brooklyn, NY working in the health field in New York with business overseas. How long have you been together? How did you meet?  Our dating anniversary is June 2, 1998 making it 15 years ever since we’ve been together.  My...

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