Posts Tagged ‘makeup’

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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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2013 Style recap

    2013 was full of surprises! It had lots of ups and downs, but it was a terrific year for me overall, and I am very grateful. My closet shows it because I’ve been very colorful. And to me, color means life! It means happiness. I’ve dabbled with all kinds of prints and colors. […] 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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Style post: Easy Purple

Sometimes, the best thing to do is throw on a simple little dress and a nice pair of heels without having to think much about styling. I chose purple because I realized that I have more reds, corals, and greens in my wardrobe, and just wanted a change. I decided to add turquoise to my […] Read more…

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Beauty Corner: Some beauty and makeup faves

I am no makeup guru or beauty expert, but I receive a fair amount of messages asking to do more beauty posts so here I am! Years ago, I was more interested in makeup, and wanted to collect all sorts of new palettes, brushes, and whatnot, but all that has stopped. I have new priorities, […] Read more…

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Hair talk: protective styles and accessories

I decided to two-strand twist my 4c hair three days ago after having  my fingers nearly bitten off with its horrible dryness when I touched it. During the cold months, my hair and skin just refuse to cooperate with me so I need to go to extreme measures to keep them both manageable and away […] Read more…

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Morningside Park Sunday Party

I looked outside my window and noticed groups of people on the lawn at Morningside Park. My next step was to look online to find out what was happening, and realized it as Sundae Sermon! I quickly grabbed my camera and two hula hoops, told my boyfriend I’d be in the park, and followed the music. Sundae […] Read more…