Archive of ‘Beauty/Makeup’ category

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Spring makeup: Pink Chanel lips

Spring is here! Well, not really, but I can smell it, and I can certainly hear it. The birds are singing sweet melodies to my ears, while the cold wind is being the bitch in high school no one really likes. Excuse my language. Really. I just over these layers. I’m ready to run free […] Read more…

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Beauty Corner: Red lips for brown skin

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, I was inspired to share three of my favorite red lipsticks with you, beauties. Two of them are very new, but they beat everything else I’ve been using. Ruby Woo, where have you been all my life? Make sure to check out the video! 1. OCC Lip Tar I’ve […] Read more…

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Some life changes

      There are some great changes ahead. I’ve decided to make them, and I’m going for them full force.  I had to lay low for a little bit to put everything into perspective. I’ve been working very hard, but I’m about to start working harder. This time, it won’t be for other people’s […] Read more…

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Afro styles

Here’s the thing about “4c” hair. The kinkiest of them all. The hardest to keep moisturized at them all. The roughest and toughest of them all. 4c hair with the right products and techniques can be just as fun and versatile as all the other curl patterns and hair textures out there. And no, you […] Read more…

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10 Makeup tips for a Fanm Kreyol

A Fanm Kreyol is basically a black Haitian woman with African features. Actually, that’s just my definition based on my experiences. I’ve been called a bel fanm kreyol before. It’s the same as being called a beautiful black woman in English. To me, the words “fanm kreyol” mean strength, poise, beauty, and grace. Whatever the real […] Read more…

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Hair talk: Twist and wrap

It’s the season for super dry hair and scalp, at least in my case. I have extremely dry skin in the late fall/winter months too. I keep that under control with vitamin E or jojoba oils. In the summer, I use coconut oil. I love to use oils on my skin and hair. On my […] Read more…

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Style Post: A little layering

It’s late fall, and it’s cold. It’s cold, but not “bring out your giant winter coat out” cold. That means, you can still look cute and still manage to stay warm. Your solution? I say layer, layer, and layer some more. Layering is just fun. Textures over textures. Colors over colors. Fringes, knits, and all […] Read more…

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