MANE CRUSH MONDAY : KIMBERLY WHITE

MANE CRUSH MONDAY : KIMBERLY WHITE

Our Mane Crush Monday feature for this week is Kimberly, better known as Kiim_XOXO_ on Instagram.  We love her cut, color, and those gorgeous curls. Her super defined twist-out is always the bomb.     Kim says of her hair…  Day 1 – Day 5 hair… I maintain my styles by tying my Continue Reading

10 DELICIOUSLY REFRESHING SUMMER DRINK RECIPES

10 DELICIOUSLY REFRESHING SUMMER DRINK RECIPES

Looking for the perfect way to cool off on a hot day? Try a refreshing summer drink.  Whether you are relaxing by the pool or just lounging in your backyard with friends, these drinks are sure to be a hit.  So go ahead and celebrate the season by mixing up Continue Reading

SUMMER SKINCARE TIPS FOR BLACK WOMEN

SUMMER SKINCARE TIPS FOR BLACK WOMEN

The weather is getting hotter, and summer is fast approaching. That means most of us are baring more skin and spending lots of time outside enjoying a little fun in the sun.  During summer break, my son and I spend most of our time outdoors just frolicking around or engaging Continue Reading

MONTHLY BEAUTY FAVORITES : MAY EDITION

MONTHLY BEAUTY FAVORITES : MAY EDITION

Okay, ladies, it’s time to share my beauty favorites for the month of May.  I decided I would start sharing with you guys some of my favorite products that I have purchased for the month. This month, I only purchased a few items that were new to me, and they Continue Reading

SEVEN PLUS SIZE INSTAGRAM FASHIONISTAS YOU WANT TO FOLLOW FOR STYLE INSPIRATION

SEVEN PLUS SIZE INSTAGRAM FASHIONISTAS YOU WANT TO FOLLOW FOR STYLE INSPIRATION

Are you a plus size woman looking for fashion and style inspiration? Try Instagram! Instagram has become one of my go-to destinations for the latest fashion and beauty trends. Whether you are in need of an outfit for a date night or want to know what you should wear while Continue Reading

NATURAL HAIR BRAID STYLE FOR GIRLS WITH THICK HAIR

NATURAL HAIR BRAID STYLE FOR GIRLS WITH THICK HAIR

With summer almost in full swing, braid styles are often the hairstyle of choice, especially for kids. There is a myriad of styles that can be achieved when it comes to braiding your child’s hair.  Some styles are simple, and some are a bit more complex. This cute braid style Continue Reading

MANE CRUSH MONDAY : LAVONTA MITCHELL

MANE CRUSH MONDAY : LAVONTA MITCHELL

  This week’s Mane Crush Monday feature is La’Vonta Mitchell (also known as Vonie_Boo). Vonie’s curly afro is big, bold and full of volume.  I am both in love with and envious of her gorgeous mane. You can see more pictures of Vonie’s ‘fro by visiting her Instagram page.   How do Continue Reading

3 SIMPLY FLAWLESS SPRING MAKEUP LOOKS YOU HAVE TO TRY

3 SIMPLY FLAWLESS SPRING MAKEUP LOOKS YOU HAVE TO TRY

  During the spring and summer months, I like to keep my makeup routine a bit more simple.  Most days I will tend to go without any makeup, but when I do want to add a little glam, I want a look that is soft and feminine.  Here are three Continue Reading

15 IMAGES OF BLACK MALE CELEBRITIES WHO ARE TEAM NATURAL

15 IMAGES OF BLACK MALE CELEBRITIES WHO ARE TEAM NATURAL

  Natural hair has typically been embraced by black women more so than men. However, more and more brothers are starting to embrace their natural kinks and curls.  These black male celebrities are proudly showing that they are team natural, and we are definitely here for it. We hope you Continue Reading

5 MUST HAVE EYE CREAMS EVERY WOMAN SHOULD OWN

5 MUST HAVE EYE CREAMS EVERY WOMAN SHOULD OWN

  I think every woman can agree that they have experienced tired looking eyes, or dark under eye circles at some point in their life. The eye area is very delicate and must be cared for properly.  When neglected, you are likely to see signs of premature aging which include Continue Reading

#HAIRINSPIRATION : 25 GORGEOUS WAYS TO ROCK YOUR TWA

#HAIRINSPIRATION : 25 GORGEOUS WAYS TO ROCK YOUR TWA

  A TWA (teeny weeny afro) is often the go-to style for those who are newly natural.  Most people feel that after big chopping, there is only one way that you can wear your hair. I know that when I big chopped  9 years ago, I had no clue how Continue Reading

FEED IN BRAIDS TUTORIAL

FEED IN BRAIDS TUTORIAL

With summer on the horizon, many of us will be looking forward to wearing some form of our favorite protective style – BRAIDS!  Feed in braids are cornrow braids that are done by adding in braiding hair to one’s natural hair, strand by strand. Braids can make life so much Continue Reading

MANE CRUSH MONDAY : SHANIQUE

Mane Crush Monday : Shanique

  Our Mane Crush Monday feature for this week is Shanique, better known as JourneyToWaistLength on social media.  We are so in love with her big, beautiful, fluffy curls. She achieved this look by doing a flexi-rod set.  What are your thoughts on Shanique’s beautiful mane?

MET GALA 2018 : OUR FAVORITE LOOKS OF THE NIGHT

  The Met Gala, also known as the most fashionable night of the year, has finally arrived.   This year’s Met Gala Costume Institute exhibit was “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” We were certainly in for a religious experience.  We have compiled a list of our favorite looks. Continue Reading