3 Must-Read DIY Beauty Tips My Mom Swore By + A Chance To Win $100 [GIVEAWAY ENDED]

The older I get the more interested in beauty I am. My mother was my beauty icon. I gaze at her pictures and remember how beautiful she was! I remember sitting on her bed watching her get ready for dates with my dad. She would literally have to put me out. My mom notoriously used Noxema, and ALWAYS rolled her…
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How I Keep My Hair Straight… All Day!

One of the main questions I get asked about my hair is, “How do you keep your hair straight?” While I absolutely adore my curls and get a kick out of finding new ways to wear them, my blow-outs warrant affectionate head turns from the opposite sex and give pause to a few girls who didn’t want to look my way…
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30 Of The Best Facial Masks That Will Solve Most Of Your Skin Problems

So I have a confession to make. I am totally obsessed with facial masks. I faithfully use them at least 2 or 3 times a week and I have a very enviable collection of some of the best facial masks on the market stashed in my beauty closet (and for the record, my beauty closet is also quite enviable too).…
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9 Must-Read Foundation Tips for Girls With Dark Skin

Even though I’ve written a post about the best foundation for brown girls I still get lots of questions about how to find the right foundation for our #BlackGirlMagic complexions and how to apply it. Foundation is something that go really wrong really quick. Like, really quick! And I’ve always believed that a women’s foundation is the beginning of one of two things:…
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10 Ways I Bet You Didn’t Know That You Were Aging Your Skin

Chances are you’re doing all you can to maintain your youthful looking skin. You may be diligent about wearing sunscreen daily, using an anti-aging product, and applying moisturizer. However, there are a few mistakes that women often make, not realizing that they are sabotaging their skin and causing extra wrinkles. Dr. Kally Papantoniou a board certified New York Dermatologist who often…
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7 Most Common Mistakes When Applying Sunscreen

The good news: you’re putting sunscreen on yourself and your kids. The bad news: you might be doing it all wrong. When you don’t apply sunscreen correctly it provides far less protection than you need from the harmful sun damage. Here’s the seven most common mistakes people make when putting on sunscreen–and what you should do instead!
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9 Tips Every Girl Needs To Read Before She Applies False Lashes

I’ve realized that no matter how hard I try, false lashes and I are not friends. I spend hours in front of my mirror trying to apply them only to end up looking like the original Spider Woman. And then what’s even worst is that they end up falling off midday. Not only do they fall off, but this usually happens…
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Skin Care 101: Can You Over-Exfoliate Your Skin?

Hello lovelies! Jordan here, bringing you more skin tips! So let’s talk about exfoliation. Everyone’s tool for making sure that the dead layer of skin is gone and that your face remains as smooth and soft as a baby’s bum. Like most things, exfoliation is good in moderation. Is there such a thing as over-exfoliation? Well if you’ve been using a…
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5 Ways To Improve The Look Of Your Skin Without Makeup

Hey beauties, it’s Jordan! Any one else have a hard time putting on full face? It’s especially hard for me when I’m at school and don’t have a need or want to put on foundation, contour, highlight, etc. One way to get out of that regimen is by improving the look of a makeup-free face on a daily basis. Lucky for…
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How I Pack My Beauty Products For Travel

While I was in LA, I did a #Scope (aka Periscope) about the beauty products I must have to travel with. It took me over an hour to get through all the things I had in my makeup bag. I realized then, I had a serious problem. When I looked in my makeup bag I saw three foundations, five different blushes, and gosh…
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