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Beauty

Put to the Test: Mac Vamplify Lip Gloss

I’m team matte when it comes to lip color. Bold, sophisticated, matte colors like Mac’s “Heroine” and “Ruby Woo” have permanent spaces in my beauty stash. When news spread, then, that lip gloss was making a comeback, I quickly dismissed…

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Beauty, Fashion + Style

Berry Chic Finishing Touches

Now that fall is approaching, it’s time to start stocking up on the color that’ll be everywhere. Berry. Marsala. Wine. No matter what you call this rich, warm, winey red hue, one thing is certain—wearing the color will instantly add flavor…

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Beauty, Health+Beauty

Confronting Obstacles to Self-Love

Confronting Obstacles to Self-love as a Black Woman  By:  Arielle Chase  Student, Northwestern University on Huff Post:  Black Voices   Up until I came to college, I was the token black friend. Like most Northwestern students, I was in advanced…

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Beauty

Unpretty to Pretty in 3 Easy Steps

Beauty:  Is it a state of grace or a state of face?   The truth is: most of us are NOT “beautiful” by current media standards of beauty.  We know this standard of beauty is unattainable, and we all spend too…

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Beauty, Hair

The No-Poo Movement

A Curly-Girl Confession:  I Never Wash My Hair   That’s right.  You read it correctly.  Sound disgusting?  Ok.  I can dig it.  I’m not a dirty girl… *wink wink* But seriously:  We’re conditioned (pun intended) to wash, condition and style.  But…

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Beauty, Fashion

Game Changer: Chantelle BROWN Young

ANTM: CHANTELLE BROWN-YOUNG Chantelle Brown-Young (also known as Winnie Harlow) is raising the bar on beauty standards and causing us all to do a double take. This 20-year- old Toronto native is breaking the fashion industry’s cookie-cutter mold after appearing…

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Beauty

Lucky Lucy Body Desserts with Coco Rochelle

LUCKY LUCY BODY DESSERTS Natural, Bold and Sexy Skincare www.TheLuckyLucyShop.com “We make products that are creative & naturally inspired.” says Co founder Nicole Fischer. If you thought that you could not mix natural and sexy together, well think again! Every…

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Beauty, Hair

Black Hair: Growth with Darrius Peace

BLACK HAIR: “GROWTH” While the latest hairstyles and hair colors may look great, women are constantly looking for ways to grow their natural hair longer. In his fifth video entitled “Growth” Darrius Peace gives advice that could be used all year long…

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