Eyes

 

The Best Lash-Growth Serum for My Asian Eyelashes, Plus Other Eyelash Tips

By Jude Chao of FiftyShadesofSnail.com And now for something completely different. My decades of Asian Eyelash Struggles are over thanks to the best lash-growth serum I’ve ever used. I’ve also found the best mascara for my lashes and have picked up a couple of tricks...

5 Products for Long-Lasting Makeup During the Summer Heat

Summer months are full of outside activities like social gatherings, lounging at the beach, and traveling with family and friends. However, the weather could potentially be a deal-breaker for your makeup. Having it ruined by heat and humidity is a fear of most...

The No-Glue, No-Hassle Solution to Gorgeous Lashes

By Michelby Whitehead   My first cosmetology classes started with my grandmother when I was about 8 years old. We had similar complexions, so I was able to master what colors worked for me, as well as how to apply product to my face. What I never grasped was how to...

Face

I Found a Foundation That Actually Looks & Feels Like My Skin

By: Nikki Walton On most days, you’ll find me in my uniform—fitted tee, skinny jeans, pumps, fresh face, and a red lippie. For years, my whole entire makeup arsenal consisted of a bold lip-stain, a nude lipstick, a tube of mascara, and a rarely used BB cream.  I’m...

Black Girls Wear Blush Too!

By Michelby Whitehead If you are a woman of color, particularly a woman of brown or chocolate skin tone, who shies away from blush, today is the day to stop neglecting those gorgeous cheekbones.   You’ve probably heard that blush is only for Caucasian women. Or...

Shaky Foundation: How to Find One that Supports Your Skin Tone and Texture

By Michelby Whitehead I get it. Sometimes you’re in a rush and you just don’t have the time to apply your foundation, flawlessly, like a pro. Or maybe you can’t seem to find your glasses and you have to do the best you can until you locate them. The latter is my...

Lips

 

The Best Nude Lipstick for Every Skin Tone

By Michelby Whitehead   ‘Barely there’ makeup has always been a fave of mine. It polishes you just enough to look pretty for those “hair tied, chillin’ with no makeup on” moments that Drake mentioned. The no-makeup makeup look is EVERYTHING, especially a nude lip.   ...

5 Products for Long-Lasting Makeup During the Summer Heat

Summer months are full of outside activities like social gatherings, lounging at the beach, and traveling with family and friends. However, the weather could potentially be a deal-breaker for your makeup. Having it ruined by heat and humidity is a fear of most...

How to Pick the Right Red Lipstick for You

by McKenzie Renae of McKenzieRenae.tumblr.com Choosing a red lipstick can be daunting at times. Fret no more, my dear; McKenzie Renae to the rescue! Whether you're after a fresh new look, a spicy option for a night on the town, or just a glam alternative to nude lips,...