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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 [...]

Jamberry Nail Lacquers Review

As a nail polish addict, I snatch up every opportunity to try new brands and colors so when I got a whiff of Jamberry, I had to get a closer look.  Jamberry is known for their [...]

Rita Ora in Garnier on the 2014 Met Gala Red Carpet

Rita Ora, Singer-Songwriter and Actress, dazzled on the red carpet of the 2014 Met Gala with a sleek hairstyle created by Celebrity Hairstylist Chris Appleton for Garnier. Inspired by Ora’s stunning and detailed Donna Karan Atelier [...]

Nicole Richie in NYX Cosmetics on the 2014 Met Gala Red Carpet

Nicole Richie, Fashion Designer and star of the AOL Series #CandidlyNicole, stepped onto the red carpet of the 2014 Met Gala, fashion and beauty’s biggest night of the year, in a soft and delicate makeup look [...]

Get-the-Look: Amanda Peet at the 2014 Met Gala

Celebrity Makeup Artist Tina Turnbow worked with Amanda Peet for the 2014 Met Gala tonight for Avon. “Amanda is wearing a beautiful lace dress from Marc Jacobs that was our inspiration for her makeup,” Turnbow said. [...]

Met Gala Get-The-Look: Amber Heard’s Deconstructed Updo

Inspired by her high neck Giambatista Valli Dress, Celebrity hairstylist Peter Butler gave actress Amber Heard a magnificent, deconstructed yet extravagantly-chic updo for tonight’s Met GALA in New York City—a fitting nod to this year’s theme of lavish [...]