Beauty · BH Cosmetics · Makeup

BH Cosmetics: Missy Lynn and Dark Rose Palettes (Review)

The first time I heard about BH Cosmetics was when Destiny Godley, a YouTube Beauty Guru, used their brushes during one of her tutorials. I was so fascinated by the large fan brush and the packaging of the Pink-a-Dot brush set, that I had to see what this company was all about. So I checked… Continue reading BH Cosmetics: Missy Lynn and Dark Rose Palettes (Review)

Beauty · Lips · Lipstick · Mac · Makeup

My Favorites from MAC’s New Matte Lipsticks

Back in June, MAC released 22¬†shades of their mate lipsticks. Matte lips are incredibly popular right now, and MAC is always on trend, so it was the perfect opportunity for the cosmetic company to introduce some long awaited shades as well as some new amazing colors. The formula for MAC’s matte lipsticks is very moisturizing.… Continue reading My Favorites from MAC’s New Matte Lipsticks

Beauty · Lips · Lipstick · Makeup

Love It or Leave It: ColourPop Ultra Matte Lippies

ColourPop is a LLC owned and operated by a small team in Los Angeles, CA. The cruelty-free cosmetic brand has skyrocketed into the popular beauty realm through social media, and praise from popular YouTubers like Jaclyn Hill, Destiny Godley, and MannyMUA. At the beginning of the month, ColourPop debuted their contribution to the liquid lipstick… Continue reading Love It or Leave It: ColourPop Ultra Matte Lippies

Beauty · Nail Polish · Nails

All Lacquered Up! How to Spot the Best Nail Polishes

I’m such a major fanatic for all things nail. I love the versatility of doing your own nails and collecting polishes. I enjoy brands from the luxury end of the spectrum all the way down to 99 cent bins at the local beauty supply store. As long as it’s unique, well formulated, and lasts at… Continue reading All Lacquered Up! How to Spot the Best Nail Polishes

Beauty · Concealer · Face · Makeup

High/Low Concealer for WOC

For women of color (WOC), it is not often easy to find great concealers for highlighting that aren’t too light. The shade ranges are limited, and not just in the drug stores. For very dark complexions, the choices are usually MAC, Lancome, CoverGirl Queen, or Iman, but I have a few more brands to share… Continue reading High/Low Concealer for WOC

Beauty · Lips · Lipstick · Makeup · Sephora

The Best Liquid Lipstick For That Perfect Pout

The new matte liquid lipstick trend seems to be here to stay, at least for the next few seasons. Many of the beauty world’s top brands are bringing us a beautiful array of colors to adorn our lips will. While many are transfer resistant, there are a few that are moisturizing formulas with a matte… Continue reading The Best Liquid Lipstick For That Perfect Pout

Beauty · Makeup · Sephora

High End Foundation for Brown Beauties

As a makeup lover, and a bit of a boujie beauty guru, I don’t care for drug store foundations. Primarily because I cannot try before I buy, the undertones are usually too extreme, and I often need at least two colors to get a perfect match. Why spend $20 on foundations that are just OK,… Continue reading High End Foundation for Brown Beauties