I sat and watched The Other Woman thinking this could never happen to me (XO to Popsugar for the fabulous screening party). It’s a story of a very unlikely and unconventional friendship between a wife, the girlfriend and…another girlfriend. Nope, could never be me!
But after watching the movie I realized that this could be me. Besides the fact that each woman had a closet that I swooned for, each character was endearing and lovable.
The weather is warming up and those maxi skirts and sun dresses are in full effect. We are now about to enter a zone that every natural has been before. And if you haven’t, here’s your chance to make it happen. We’re talking natural hair show and expo season. Some of the hottest natural hair events are quickly approaching and if you are not there, well let’s just say you just better be there. Spring and summer are prime event seasons. Naturals will travel from the east coast and to the west coast and vice versa just to take part of these events. So, the next question is “what are these events?”
Spring, is that you? The calendar says it is, but Mother Nature hasn’t quite figured it out yet. Since the calendar says its spring, might as well dress like it, right? I don’t know about you, but I like to dress on trend. Now, that doesn’t mean I dress like everyone else, it just means my style is on par with what the “popular kids” are wearing.
While on a very much needed spring vacation in Texas last week, out of all the places I could have visited, Wally World was first on the list. After making my luggage and carry-ons TSA friendly, I wanted to scour the Walmart to see what beauty goodies I could find that I couldn’t in my home state of North Carolina.
Low and behold, my eyes darted toward the sleek IMAN Cosmetics store banner. After reading all of the uproar about this affordable, premier makeup line, I had to succumb to my beauty cravings and purchased the $16 foundation. I truly did not need to add to my growing makeup addiction, but hey, your girl was on vacation and wanted to splurge just a little bit.
It happens to the best of us. You got a little product happy, and now you don’t even want to venture outside. People keep mistaking you for the Scarecrow from The Wizard of Oz, and you’re getting pretty sick and tired of it. Here are 12 ways to tell you use way too much hair product.
In case you missed it, I was a guest on HuffPo Live yesterday talking about my encounters with Karyn Washington and the effects that depression and suicide has on the Black community, meanly Black women.