PUR Cosmetics Trolls Eye Shadow Palette

The Trolls Eye Shadow Palette was sent for review purposes. As always, opinions expressed are my own. Are you a fan of Trolls? I remember my sister having one when we were kids and hiding it in the corner somewhere. lol A few weeks ago, I unexpectedly received the new package and it just happened to be the PUR Cosmetics Trolls Eye Shadow Palette.   The Trolls eye shadow palette is a 16-piece eye shadow collection inspired...

January Favorites 2017

It’s been a while since I’ve posted product faves and this year I’m switching it up to share monthly favorites. I have my staples, but between product formula changes and sometimes my mood, I reach for specific things throughout the month. Here are my five favorite hair and beauty products for the month of January. Uncle Funky’s Daughter Rich and Funky Moisturizing Cleanser The Uncle Funky’s Daughter Rich & Funky...

3 Easy Ways to Combat Dry Skin This Winter

[disclaim]I received the Curél Hydra Therapy Wet Skin Moisturizer for my review. As always, opinions expressed are my own[/disclaim] I’ve lived in NYC my whole life and I have yet to appreciate the wintertime outside of the holidays. Having visibly dry skin when winter comes around isn’t attractive so like my hair, I had to create a regimen to keep my skin moisturized. If you get dry skin when winter comes,...

100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses to Support This Holiday

100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses to Support This Holiday

Can you believe Black Friday and Small Business Saturday are literally days away? Holiday 2016 is here and rather than being lazy again linking to other Caribbean & Black Owned Business Gift Guides, I decided to compile my own. If you’ve been wanting to Buy Black lately, here’s a list of 100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses that you can support this holiday season. Bags, Jewelry, Shoes Accessories 2 Chic Designs...

Fall Refresh Box from E.L.F. Cosmetics

E.L.F Fall Refresh box

[box]I received the Fall Refresh Box from E.L.F. Cosmetics in exchange for my honest opinion.[/box] Since hitting a birthday milestone this year, I’ve been focusing more and more on skincare and was excited to receive the Fall Refresh box. The box contained items I can use for a home facial as well as products for everyday makeup use. Below are the items that were in the box: e.l.f. Exfoliating Scrub e.l.f....

Best Fall Lipstick Colors for Brown Skin

Best Lipsticks for Fall and Winter

[disclaim]This is not a sponsored post, but does contain some affiliate links. For more information feel free to check out my Disclosure Policy.[/disclaim] Out of all the makeup I have, I LOVE neutral, dark and rich lipsticks, especially when Fall and Winter seasons come around. From liquid mattes, to shimmer and creamy finishes, here are some of my favorite neutral, dark and rich colored lipsticks for fall and winter separated by color...

Spring and Summer No Buy: Final Empties

Since fall is here, I can officially end my Spring and Summer Bo Buy. Even with all the items I finished, I have way too many hair products. Here are the empties from my original list. EDEN BodyWorks Coconut Shea Moisturizing Shampoo Eden BodyWorks Coconut Shea CoWash Aunt Jackie’s In Control Anti-Poof Moisturizing and Softening Conditioner Insta Natural Superior Hydration Argan Oil Hair Mask Karen’s Body Beautiful Sweet Ambrosia Leave-in Eden...

Spring and Summer No Buy: June and July Empties

[disclaim]This is not a sponsored post, but does contain affiliate links.[/disclaim] This has been the toughest no buy; even when giving away so many items, I still have a load of products left. If you’re new to my no buy, here’s a quick recap of my original list. Whatever items that have been crossed out, I’ve emptied so far: Shea Moisture Jamacan Black Castor Oil Shampoo EDEN BodyWorks Coconut Shea Moisturizing Shampoo...