Archive of ‘Beauty’ category

Beauty Buzz: What Is Strobing?

I swear every week (day?)there’s a new trend in beauty. The current buzz is all about strobing which is essentially highlighting minus the contour. Summers’ humidity combined with warmer temperatures means a lighter touch with your make up. Ditch the heavy foundations, skip the contour and add your highlight and voila! Strobing in full effect. […]

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Digital Sorority At Magnolia Makeup

Essence Fest is filled with great music and without question the nightly performances at the Super dome are a highlight for most attendees. However, the icing on the festival cake for me is the networking and brand experiences that take place beyond the music. I had a chance to visit Magnolia Makeup– a brand I […]

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The Pursuit of Inches

I spent the early years of my career as a social worker. I did everything from working at an alternative school to doing family reunification therapy for children who were formerly wards of the state. Though I no longer practice social work my passion has always been for youth and more specifically young women. I […]

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#TeamMushiya DC Watch Party (Recap)

The rooftop of the Woodward Building in Northwest DC served as the backdrop for the #TeamMushiya watch party for WE Tv’s run away new hit Cutting It In The ATL. Mushiya Tshikuka, the shows resident naturalista and fan favorite is both authentic and beautiful with a confidence she exudes in immeasurable doses. A select group […]

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Style Item Of The Week- Esqido False Lashes

As a makeup artist I definitely keep my share of lashes on hand; however I had never tried mink lashes so I jumped at the opportunity to try Esqido false lashes, especially when I heard they were favorites of one of my beauty icons Rihanna. The lashes are incredibly natural, so much so that when […]

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The Make Up Show Launches Beauty Week

This year marks the 10 year anniversary of the Make Up Show and in honor of a decade worth of beauty, glam and education the premier beauty event welcomes the launch of the first Beauty Week. The week kicks off on April 29th through May 5th and includes hands on workshops and seminars a career […]

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Book Your Runway Curls Glamover!

The Natural Hair Expo is taking place in Birmingham on March 28th and Runway Curls, the 100% textured, Ethiopian, virgin hair line is offering an opportunity for a complete Glam Over during the show. The Glam Over is a natural hair make over and includes hair, installation, styling, makeup and products. Spaces are extremely limited […]

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Eleventh Hour Christmas Gifts

As the wee hours of Christmas Eve close in on you, your window to Christmas shop in the “big box” stores has sadly come to a close. If you are a holiday procrastinator the drug store may be your only option for purchasing gifts. Sure there’s always gift cards which manage to brighten up a […]

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HelloBeautiful Launches First Beauty App

HelloBeautiful has rapidly established itself as an online destination for all things celebrity, style and beauty and now the brand has partnered with iconic beauty and revered super-model Iman (who serves as a sponsor) to launch a new mobile app with a focus on beauty how too’s. The app which is available in both the […]

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