Worth-The-Splurge Beauty Products

Worth The Splurge Beauty Products

We all have that one or few beauty products that we have to splurge on. I mean, generic and drug store brands are all good, but sometimes you just have to have to spend a little dough for the products you absolutely love. For instance, when it comes to oatmeal, I’m bougie. It has to be Quaker. I’ll pay the extra couple of dollars for this specific brand. Same goes for peanut butter. I’ll settle […]

My Favorite Budget Friendly Beauty Hacks

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I’ll admit, somewhat shamefully, as a makeup artist and esthetician that I am NOT a “product junkie”. Let me translate – I’m not one to buy new products merely because they’re new. I simply buy what I need, when I need it; And in the case when I absolutely need a product, color or beauty solution and I don’t have it, I take a lesson from my mother and probably every grandmother ever, and figure […]

5 Reasons Why Your Skin Isn’t Improving

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So, you’ve been taking great care of your skin, like going above and beyond, and you’re still not seeing an improvement in your skin’s health. You even went out and bought the latest and greatest skincare products, and you KNOW they’re going to work. I mean why wouldn’t they, your favorite Instagram influencer swears by this new cleanser (that (s)he gets paid to promote). It works for them, so of course it’s going to work […]

Turn Dry Lips Into Smooth & Sexy Lips With These 4 Lip Products

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I don’t care where you live or what color you are, no one and I repeat NO ONE wants to walk around with crusty, dusty, dry lips. I know I for one am not a fan of cracked, dry lips. It’s seriously hard for me to have a conversation with someone who has dry lips nor can I have a conversation with someone knowing good and well my lips are dry. So, I got us […]

Beat The Heat With These Humidity Proof Beauty Products

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Okay, so y’all know I just relocated from Chicago to Tampa. Woohoo! But LAWDDDD! As much as I love the sun this humidity is not my friend, especially when it comes to my hair. One minute I’m rocking a super cute, nicely poised twist-out and the very next minute, I’m rocking an unruly afro. Not even a cute fro either. It’s like the humidity saw me tryna be great, and was like “F your twist-out!”. […]