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

Five Halloween Inspired Makeup Looks to Try

5 halloween inspired makeup looks to try

Halloween is upon us, and like me, you are probably trying to decide what type of costume and makeup you will be wearing.  When it comes to applying makeup (including Halloween makeup), I like to keep things simple. I have not made up my mind yet exactly who or what Continue Reading

5 Super Easy Beauty Hacks You Should Definitely Try

5 super easy beauty hacks

  Here are 5 of my favorite beauty hacks: 1. Exfoliate Your Lips No one wants to deal with dry, flaky, chapped lips.  To exfoliate your lips, add a dab of vaseline or chapstick to your lips,  take a wet toothbrush and use circular motions to gently remove dead skin. Continue Reading


5 Facial Scrubs You Should Be Using

Facial scrubs have become a normal part of my weekly skin care regimen. I started thinking about the health of my skin in my mid-twenties.  I made sure I washed all of my makeup off at night and I would use moisturizer and sunscreen as often as I felt I Continue Reading


3 Budget Friendly Conditioners for Your Natural Hair

Is there such a thing as a co-wash-aholic?  If so, that’s me (raises hand).  I love nourishing and conditioning my natural hair, and I am always thrilled when I can find a budget-friendly conditioner that works well for my hair.  I have tried so many different products that it’s not Continue Reading


10 Inexpensive Weekly Self Care Ideas

Self-care is important to both our mental and physical health.  But because we lead such busy lives, we often neglect taking the time to actually care for ourselves.  I for one, know that I have been guilty of this.   We often feel that because we have so many activities Continue Reading


Summer LIp Gloss Favorites

I am a lip gloss lover and prefer glosses over lipstick. LA Colors Moisturizing Lip Gloss is one of my summer lip gloss favorites. It is actually one of my favorite brands period I purchased these goodies at my local Dollar Store for only one dollar each.   Even though Continue Reading