The Same 3 Questions Everyone Always Asks About My Face

I’ve been asked a few times what kind of foundation I use on my face, do I have a cleansing regime, how long does it take to apply my face…etc-etc-etc. So I decided to do a quick post answering most of your questions about my makeup, skin, and how I don’t take care of it as well as I should.
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7 Of The Best Highlighters For Brown Skin (& Yes You Are Gonna Need All 7)

Finding the best highlighters for brown skin can be a first world kinda problem for some (hence my stank face above). Some are too glittery, some are too flat and some…well some clearly were not made with us in mind. Bronze and golden pigments are undeniably an instant winner for us brown girls. With the warmer weather chasing old man winter out the…
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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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5 Tips You Need To Know Before Wearing Matte Liquid Lipsticks

In case you haven’t gotten any of my previous memos, matte lips are the hottest beauty trend EVER! From hot pinks to deep burgundies, celebrities like Gabrielle Union, Kim Kardashian, Solange and more have been spotted on the red carpet rocking these bold velvety shades.
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Get Ready With Me: My Everyday Makeup Routine

What’s goings ons in the lands of Zamundas?! We’re eight days into 2016 and I feel mad accomplished because I actually filmed, edited and published a Youtube video. In the spirit of transparency, I will share that it’s been super hard to get back to work after I being unplugged for nearly three weeks. My body, and my brain, were like…”Wait, so…
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3 Ways You Can Avoid Buying The Same Makeup Twice (Or Five Times)

Hey beauties! Valerie here. So…Houston, we have a problem! I am almost embarrassed to admit this, but I am sure I’m not alone (please back me up on this fellow makeup junkies)! I have way too many makeup products with the same exact color. I’ll use my lipsticks as an example. In the burgundy/wine family alone, I have 9. Now,…
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The Best Foundations For Women Of Color

  Finding the right foundation for dark skin can be tricky. Too dark and you look like you’re auditioning for RuPaul’s Drag Race, too light and you’ve earned a starring role at your local funeral parlor. Our major challenge as women of color is finding a brand that has yellow, olive or caramel tones. But beyond picking the right hue for…
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5 Must-Read Tips On How To “Beat” Your Face Like A Celebrity

We have all stumbled upon the beauty community on YouTube and have liked pictures of gorgeous makeup on Instagram. The thought that may come to mind is, “how did she do that?” For those of us who aren’t experts on face beating, getting that flawless look can seem daunting, but here are five tips to ensure that you get that…
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