Christmas Gift Guide : 25 Of The Best Gifts Under $50

Christmas Gift Guide 25 Of The Best Gifts Under $50

Y’all, can you believe that it is almost Christmas? Yikes!  Some of you may be nearly done with your Christmas shopping while others (present company included) have barely put a dent in your Christmas shopping list. For those of you who are on a budget, and looking for ways to Continue Reading

Natural Hair Story : Olena Brackett

Natural Hair Story Olena Brackett

In this week’s natural hair story, we are shining the spotlight on a woman who balances motherhood and blogging full time, all while rocking her glorious afro!  Let’s get started…   What is your name and where are you from? My name is Olena Brackett, and I’m from Portland, Oregon Continue Reading

Renpure Coconut Whipped Creme Leave In Conditioner : A Product Review

Renpure Coconut Whipped Creme Leave In Conditioner

Who doesn’t love a great conditioner?  I know I do!  I was browsing through my local Walgreens looking at hair products – which is the norm for me, as I am a bit of a product junkie.  Anyway, I came across this Renpure Coconut Whipped Creme Leave-In Conditioner.  I picked Continue Reading

7 Protective Styles to Try Out This Fall/Winter

Protective Styles for You to Try Fall Winter

We all like to spend as little time as possible styling our hair each day.  With cooler temperatures in full swing, protective styles can offer you a stylish look as well as protection from the elements.  No matter the length or texture of your hair, you can wear a protective Continue Reading

Glam Up Your Holiday With This Smokey Makeup Look

Glam Up Your Holiday With This Smokey Makeup Look

Looking to add a little bit of glam to your look for the upcoming holidays? Beauty vlogger FaceOverMatter shares a green and gold smokey eye holiday makeup look.  These colors are absolutely gorgeous! You don’t have to be an expert at applying makeup to achieve this look – Hallelujah!   Continue Reading

How to Achieve the Perfect Highlight for Beginners

How to Achieve the Perfect Highlight for Beginners

When it comes to wearing makeup, I like to keep things simple.  Most days I only wear lip gloss and a little blush.  There are times when I do like to get a little fancy tho’, and that means that my full face, including highlighter, must be on point.   In Continue Reading

15 Photos of Black Men With Beards That Will Certainly Bring a Smile to Your Face

15 Photos of Black Men With Beards

Let’s face it, beards have become all the rave now.  Whether you are a man who loves to wear them or a woman who loves men who love to wear them, one thing is for certain – beards have definitely become a sex symbol. This “rugged” fashion statement has gained Continue Reading

Cute & Easy Protective Style for Kids Natural Hair

Cute and Easy Protective Style For Kids Natural Hair

Looking for a super cute, yet easy protective style for your little naturalista?  How about trying out braids and twists. In this video, Lady Justice shows us how she achieved this style on her daughter Jayla’s hair.  Not only is this an easy protective style, but your child can also Continue Reading

5 Super Easy Ways to Tie Head Wraps

5 SUPER EASY WAYS TO TIE HEAD WRAPS

I am a huge fan of head wraps, turbans, scarves or whatever you choose to call them.  I, however, seldom have luck when it comes to tying them properly.  Thankfully I found IamInYACO’s channel on YouTube. In this video, IamInYACO shows us how easy it is to tie head wraps. Continue Reading

Winter Proof Your Skin Care Regimen

Winter Proof Your Skin Care Regimen

During the cold and frigid winter months, your skin takes a beating.  Cold, dry air leads to dehydrated, red, itchy and flaky skin. Just as we protect ourselves by wearing extra layers to combat the cold winter weather, we should add extra layers to our skincare routines as well.  If you Continue Reading