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

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

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

CARBON COCO ACTIVATED CHARCOAL TOOTHPASTE : A PRODUCT REVIEW

CARBON COCO ACTIVATED CHARCOAL TOOTHPASTE : A PRODUCT REVIEW

I received this product in exchange for an honest review.  As always, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own.   We all love a pearly white smile, right. I mean, who doesn’t?  I have always done a pretty decent job of maintaining a bright smile, but because of my Continue Reading

7 CUTE SUMMER HAIRSTYLES FOR NATURAL HAIR

7 Cute Summer Hairstyles for Natural Hair

Who wants to spend countless hours styling their hair during the summer?  Me neither! Here are seven looks that are cute and stylish, and require little maintenance that are perfect for summer.   1.  TWISTED BUN       2.   CORNROW PONYTAILS       3.  FUN AND FUNKY ‘FRO Continue Reading

BE SWEET TO YOUR FEET : 5 STEPS TO AN AT HOME PEDICURE

BE SWEET TO YOUR FEET : 5 STEPS TO AN AT HOME PEDICURE

This post is not sponsored, but it does contain affiliate links.  Please read my disclosure here. We all deserve to be pampered every now and then. Well, how about treating your feet to a much-deserved pedicure? After all, they bear the burden of carrying you around all day, right? All Continue Reading

STYLE FILES: 12 DRESSES UNDER $100 FOR SPRING THAT I LOVE

12 Dresses Under $100 For Spring That I Love

There is something about spring that makes me want to wear my favorite dresses.  Whether I am looking for something that is casual or a bit dressy, I can always find a dress to fit my mood. Now that the temperatures are finally warming up, it’s time to pull out Continue Reading

Pamper Your Skin With Honey

Pamper Your Skin With Honey

Are you looking to nourish and pamper your skin? Try honey! Not only is this sweet treat good for food, but honey is great for moisturizing the skin. Studies have shown (read here)  that honey contains both antioxidant and antibacterial properties.  The antibacterial benefits of honey are great for helping 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

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