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Category: Beauty

Kinky & Coily: My 4C Natural Hair Journey

I’ve been “natural” since my Fall 2008, freshman year of college. I decided I no longer wanted to chemically straighten my hair and that I would let it be free. This was my first real decision as a semi adult (I was 17 at the time) and I was quite proud. Going back to my 4c…

Beauty Edit #9: Embracing Your Features

2 posts back, I touched on the importance of having women like Viola Davis and Lupita N’yongo very present in the media. I wanted to expand on that topic because I think it’s something that needs to be addressed more than once. As a black woman, it is overwhelming and frustrating to see a lack of…

Beauty Edit #8: My Three Most Used Products

When it comes it makeup, I’m what I like to call the “play it safe” one. I’ve never been one to experiment with bright and bold eye or lip colors. I’ve only recently began to do some contouring (not sure why I waited so long because my cheekbones are looking quite snnnnnnaaatttccchhhheeeeddd…

6 Days of Christmas 2016: Rose Gold Eyes

Next week is Christmas guys, and then after that, New Years! Literally 2016 is over. Crazy innit (I think I can pass off as a Brit). I have an obsession with rose gold (in case you guys didn’t know). I actually wore this rose gold eyes look for a graduation party way back in May and then again…