33 Black- and Brown-Owned Beauty Brands to Support

33 BLACK- AND BROWN-OWNED BEAUTY BRANDS TO SUPPORT

Aside from donating to organizations that support black and brown communities and help dismantle systems of violence as well as offer...

Makeup and Beauty Blog Monday Poll, Vol. 629

MAKEUP AND BEAUTY BLOG MONDAY POLL, VOL. 629

So...what is the Monday Poll? Excellent question! It isn't, contrary to its name, an actual poll, like with little clicky buttons....

 
 
 
MAC Too Cool for Pool & Would Rather Lounge Lipglasses Reviews & Swatches

MAC TOO COOL FOR POOL & WOULD RATHER LOUNGE LIPGLASSES REVIEWS & SWATCHES

Too Cool for Pool MAC Too Cool for Pool Lipglass is a medium-dark coral-red with moderate, warm undertones and light gold pearl throughout....

Juicy Summer 2020 Fashion Trends To Drive Away Pandemic Melancholy

JUICY SUMMER 2020 FASHION TRENDS TO DRIVE AWAY PANDEMIC MELANCHOLY

Photo by Pawel Szvmanski Summer 2020 is going to be one of the most unusual summers in the 21st century. Personally I have never experienced...

 
 
 
Glossier Pledges $1 Million to Black Lives Matter, Black-Owned Beauty Businesses, and More

GLOSSIER PLEDGES $1 MILLION TO BLACK LIVES MATTER, BLACK-OWNED BEAUTY BUSINESSES, AND MORE

Glossier is taking monetary action to aid the Black community amid nationwide protests in response to the death of George Floyd and...

MAC Beige-ing Beauty Radiant Matte Bronzing Face Powder Review & Swatches

MAC BEIGE-ING BEAUTY RADIANT MATTE BRONZING FACE POWDER REVIEW & SWATCHES

Beige-ing Beauty MAC Beige-ing Beauty Radiant Matte Bronzing Face Powder is a light brown with muted, warm yellow undertones and a...

 
 
 
The Pandemic Is Normalizing Porn In Ways We Never Saw Coming

THE PANDEMIC IS NORMALIZING PORN IN WAYS WE NEVER SAW COMING

Maybe you're quarantining alone and missing your partner, the occasional dive bar stranger makeout sesh or even those spontaneous late-night...

Community Favorites, Looks & Color Stories, Vol. 044

COMMUNITY FAVORITES, LOOKS & COLOR STORIES, VOL. 044

First and foremost, if you're not part of the lovely community, consider registering for an account. This will allow you to take full...

 
 
 
MAC Cote d'Amour, Set to Sizzle, & Wham Lipsticks Reviews & Swatches

MAC COTE D'AMOUR, SET TO SIZZLE, & WHAM LIPSTICKS REVIEWS & SWATCHES

Cote d'Amour MAC Cote d'Amour Lipstick is a brighter, raspberry pink with subtle, cool undertones and a natural sheen with very, very...

Silky-Smooth Tinted Moisturizers That Hydrate and Protect Acne-Prone Skin

SILKY-SMOOTH TINTED MOISTURIZERS THAT HYDRATE AND PROTECT ACNE-PRONE SKIN

Generally speaking, one of the best ways to nix a breakout or heal inflamed skin is by simply letting it run its course without any...

 
 
 
Saturday Surfing, May 30th, 2020

SATURDAY SURFING, MAY 30TH, 2020

Please let it be known that if you choose to flaunt your oversized inflatable unicorn in your front yard, I will make it my mission...

Charlotte Tilbury Desert Haze + Airbrush Bronzer Swatches

CHARLOTTE TILBURY DESERT HAZE + AIRBRUSH BRONZER SWATCHES

Last week, Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush Bronzer launched in four shades along with a new, all-matte eyeshadow quad. I had some issues...

 
 
 
The Best Products For A Facial At Home, According To Real Facialists

THE BEST PRODUCTS FOR A FACIAL AT HOME, ACCORDING TO REAL FACIALISTS

Here are the steps to do a facial at home on yourself, plus the products the pros swear by.

How Often Can You Dye Your Hair Without Damaging It

HOW OFTEN CAN YOU DYE YOUR HAIR WITHOUT DAMAGING IT

How often can you dye your hair without damaging it? It's a challenge to find the balance between healthy hair and celebrity colored...

 
 
 
New Kicks! (Not That I Really Need to Be Collecting Nikes, But.)

NEW KICKS! (NOT THAT I REALLY NEED TO BE COLLECTING NIKES, BUT.)

So, remember the Nike's I posted yesterday? I didn't end up getting them, because I used the Nordstrom gift card which I've had burning...

15 Bestselling Vitamins for Boosting Your Natural Hair Growth Routine

15 BESTSELLING VITAMINS FOR BOOSTING YOUR NATURAL HAIR GROWTH ROUTINE

It's hard to remain patient when hair growth is your number one beauty focus. It seems no habit, oil, styler, or trimming schedule...

 
 
 
An Ode To The Spring Jackets That Never Got Worn-& How To Style Them For Fall

AN ODE TO THE SPRING JACKETS THAT NEVER GOT WORN-& HOW TO STYLE THEM FOR FALL

While 2020 hasn't quite been what most of us expected, the trends live on. Sure, we might not be able to get much use out of our cute...

Our Favorite Sheer Complexion Products for Breathable Summer Skin

OUR FAVORITE SHEER COMPLEXION PRODUCTS FOR BREATHABLE SUMMER SKIN

While the phrase “your skin, but better” is practically a beauty cliché by now, we'll admit that we still want that near-perfect complexion...

 
 
 
Sephora Updates Loyalty Program and, Starting This Weekend, There's Cash Back Involved

SEPHORA UPDATES LOYALTY PROGRAM AND, STARTING THIS WEEKEND, THERE'S CASH BACK INVOLVED

It's Friday, it's summer and it's a big day for beauty enthusiasts as Sephora officially rolls out its new and improved Beauty Insider...

How May Calamawy's Hair Loss Journey Inspired Her Storyline on ‘Ramy'

HOW MAY CALAMAWY'S HAIR LOSS JOURNEY INSPIRED HER STORYLINE ON ‘RAMY'

May Calamawy was 22 when she first lost her hair. She was in Dubai at the time and didn't know what to do. She tried to look for answers...