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General Beauty Travel May 23, 2017

Memorial Day Weekend Beauty Must-Haves That’ll Fit Into Your Carry On!

Not only do Summer Friday’s start this week, I’m going to visit my amazzzziiiinnggg best friend Alexis in Minneapolis for Memorial Day Weekend. I can’t contain my excitement! I haven’t seen her in close to a year and I have surprisngly never been to the midwest before, so there’s a lot to look forward to. With it being just a quick weekend getaway I of course won’t be checking a bag–but that isn’t going to stop me from squeezing in all…

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Face Time General Beauty April 4, 2017

Face Time with Brittany Miller

It’s no secret that I just got back from Cuba — if you follow me on Instagram I’m sure you’re tired of my posts from the trip. The whole reason I went in the first place was for my best friend Brittany Miller’s birthday and for the second installment of “Face Time” I had to highlight her. When we’re not talking about our favorite TV shows, the men in our lives, politics and pop culture–we’re completely consumed with discussions on…

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Skincare December 13, 2016

Winter Skin Rejuvenation with Body Butter

I tried to lotion it awayyyyy, drink it awayyyy (with more water) … but this dry skin is putting up a real fight and simple one-step moisturizing isn’t going to cut it. So recently I’ve been layering body butter into my daily routine to rejuvenate my winter skin. After applying lotion, preferably Vaseline Intensive Care Cocoa Radiant ($6), I have to add body butter on as well. Not only does it usually smell amazing, the difference between a body butter…

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General Beauty Hair April 7, 2016

Shea Moisture’s Powerful Debut TV Commercial

In my Welcome post for I sited an article that was featured on Refinery29 about the underrepresentation of Black women in the beauty industry. An issue that I feel strongly about and am glad to see is being brought to the forefront of the cosmetics conversation these days. Today while chatting with my girl Brittany, she shared with me the first ever television commercial from Shea Moisture and it really sparked some emotion from us both. When I posted…

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