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Too Much Makeup RANT!!!!

Too much makeup seems to be today’s trend. We who love to slay are actually adopting techniques the queens have used for years. Drag queens that is. That’s right the masters of illusion! But its no shade. It is so admirable and beautiful to me how artist can transform themselves using just makeup! No wax […]

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OMBRÉ BROWS!!

Hey boo’s! I decided to focus this week’s glam on one of if not THEE MOST popular looks I have ever done, OMBRÉ BROWS!! When I initially posted this look it got hundreds of likes as well as several comments and shares! In fact, those brows receive that type of love whenever I post them […]

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Makeup & Mimosas Makeup Class

Hey everyone! My Makeup & Mimosas class was a SUCCESS!! I offer this class once a year one week before Valentines Day at a rate of 70% off! If you are in the Chicagoland area and wish to learn the art of makeup application, contouring and highlighting check me out! This event was captured by […]

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Frolicious!

There is one thing EVERY naturalista must have .. options! Being #TeamNatural ain’t easy, and it surely isn’t cheap. There are occasions we just don’t have the money or time to make some of our favorite hairstyles, so in those instances, we need other options! I love to rock hats, scarves, and wigs. These options […]

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The Gloss is BOSS!!! It’s a Black Opal Holiday ❤️

Hey guys quick post about my new Black Opal lip gloss. I have a couple videos coming out featuring the Black Opal glosses. The one I’m wearing is Violine from the Patent Lip collection and topped with the Sugar Plum duo. The next couple videos I’m putting out is featuring the Black Opal lip glosses […]

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Less Than 2 Years

In a little over a year I will be 35 years old! 😱😱😱 and I plan on being in the BEST shape of my life! I have already made several healthy lifestyle changes and I will be on a weight loss journey as well. I have done the drop down fast thing and I tell […]

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GRWM Eyes Lips and Face Elf Smokey Eye Makeup Tutorial 

OMG I was soooo excited to do this makeup tutorial because I am BACK in love with my Smokey Eye ELF pallet again. You know how you love your new stuff then it kinda gets old cuz you have more new stuff but then one day you revisit your old love and fall in love […]

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The Perfect Nude Lip

As a brown girl sometimes it can be difficult to find a good nude lip. Especially in matte. Well search no more! I have found the perfect nude for any shade! Don’t get me wrong, I can list other incredible nudes (Mary Kay Apricot Glaze, Fashion Fair Sam Fine Collection Deep Suade, Makeup Forever Rouge […]

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Protective Hair Styles

So .. I told you guys I would be doing protective styles for the next few months in an attempt to maximize growth before my 2 year hair aversary … Technically I’ve been natural since 2010 .. I tried to transition and ended up with heat damage so I big chopped sept. 30 / oct. […]

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Makeup Mistakes

Oh my WORLD! Where oh where do I BEGIN. Lets start with the black eyeliner. If you use your black liner to line your lips or fill in your brows break it in half and throw it away. Don’t get me wrong, a black liner can help to create a wicked ombre but this is […]

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