TOMA Skin Therapies Launches in DC

With fall about a month away, it’s time to take another look at your skin care routine for the colder months ahead.  The air tends to get dryer, meaning your skin care products needs to be [...]

{Giveaway} 1 of 2 COOLA Suncare SPF Products – $134 Value

Last week, I raved about how much I am loving my Coola Suncare Face Sunblock and the Coola Citrus Mimosa Sport Continuous Spray SPF 30 + Plant Protection.  The face sunblock is the perfect light formula [...]

Shea Yeleen Shea Body Butter & Soap

Shea butter is a hot ingredient nowadays. From body scrubs and hair treatments to hand creams and cleansers, this African nut has become a hot commodity in the beauty industry. Shea is extracted from the seeds [...]

Nivea Lip Butter Review

I recently got my hands of a package skincare and beauty products that included three Nivea Lip Butter flavors.  The lip butters had been making waves in Europe for at least two years prior to launching [...]

Dove DermaSeries Review

Eczema is a huge issue in my family, especially my little brothers, who have suffered from this skin disorder for years.  As a sufferer of dry skin – not as bad as theirs – I go [...]

COOLA Suncare SPF That Won’t Leave You Ashy

“How do you know of your sunscreen is working?” my cousin Louise asked me a few months ago. “Well if you don’t tan or burn after playing in the sun all day long, you know it’s [...]

#ManicureMonday: Essie Haute in The Heat Summer 2014 Collection

Now that Fourth of July is behind us, it’s time to turn up the heat and get colorful for the summer.  This means hitting up your nearest nail salon and getting that gorgeous, vibrant manicure/pedicure combo.  [...]

Going Natural With My 4C Hair

As an African born, my hair has been somewhat of a tough journey.  From weekly hot comb treatments – and when I say hot comb, I mean my mom putting an iron comb in a coal [...]

C.Wonder Unveils Stars & Stripes GLOSSYBOX Collaboration In Southampton

C.Wonder has partnered with GlossyBox on the limited edition patriotic themed June beauty box.  To celebrate, they invited a select group of fashion and beauty bloggers to the Southampton home of founder Chris Burch for a [...]

Lupita Nyong’o’s Calvin Klein and IFP Celebrate Women in Film Event at the Cannes Film Festival Makeup Look by Lancôme

Nick Barose, Lancôme Makeup Artist created a glam smoky look for Lancôme Ambassadress Lupita Nyong’o for the Calvin Klein and IFP Celebrate Women in Film Event at the Cannes Film Festivals. See the image below to find more [...]