makeup 101

White eyeliner is a must for making your eyes look brighter and more awake. With this bright beauty stick those with smaller eyes will find that white eyeliner accentuates their look and widens their gaze. I am declaring that white eyeliner should be a beauty staple in every girl’s makeup bag. MUST READ: Beauty Buzz: NARS Holiday […]

In case you haven’t gotten any of my previous memos, matte lips are the hottest beauty trend of the season. 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. MUST READ: Beauty Treats: Enter To Win This IMAN […]

Finding the right foundation for dark skin can be tricky. Too dark and you look like a distant cousin of RuPaul, too light and you’ve earned a starring role at your local funeral parlor. MUST READ: 8 Nail Polish Ideas to Try If You Are Over Nail Art Our major challenge as Black and Latina women is […]

Many beauty girls may be intimated by the smoky eye, but when mastered it’s that perfect solution for any occasion. The key to the perfect smokey eye is making sure you spend time blending the light and dark colors of your palette. Colors like purple and gold, and peach and green mix well on any […]

Applying makeup with brushes, versus your fingers or the applicator provided, is the only way to create a precise, smooth, finished look. Although I have collected an obscene number of brushes, I am here to assure you that you will only need five brushes to duplicate the perfect airbrushed face. MUST READ: Get Gorgeous Now: 7 Instant […]