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Holiday Beauty Must-Haves For Darker Skin Tones: Glitter Need Not Apply

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It’s desk-to-drinks season, and you know what that means: A girl needs to be party-ready in an instant. We need to go from “Worker Bee” to “After Work Bae” and it can’t take a whole lot of time. Now, if your first instinct is to throw a bunch of glitter at the situation, think again. Holiday beauty for women of color is about more than just dousing one’s sel[...]

Winter Fragrance Guide

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The weather is getting colder, the nights are getting longer, and the promise of the holidays is in the air. Winter is nearly here! With a busy slate of holiday parties, dinners-a-deux, and festive events, you’ll want to treat yourself with the perfect fragrance for the season. It’s time to put away those light, watery, summer scents and indulge in deeper[...]

The Best Deep Foundations For Top Skincare Concerns

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For women of color, finding the right foundation for a deeper skin tone can be a big challenge. Now, also add to the equation – skin type or specific skincare concerns. So the challenge of finding the right shade is further compounded with skincare issues like: acne, oily skin, dry skin, rough texture, and enlarged pores. Whoa, we need a foundation-plus-unic[...]

Lori Harvey's Look @ Skincare

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Okay ladies, who doesn’t love a good beat makeup look? I know I do! But, the secret to that flawless beat that every woman desires is the skin underneath. Who wants to focus on concealing blemishes when you could be focusing on highlighting that's blinding. I’m definitely someone who has struggled with acne over the years, so trust me, I feel your pain. I[...]

Hair Extension Styling Secrets With Tym Wallace

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As effortless-glam hair sweeps by us on the red carpets of the world, we often get that surge of hair envy: "Why can't I have hair like that?!"  Well, you can. You just need a master hair guru in your corner. Perhaps someone like Tym Wallace  who has been working his magic touch into the tresses of today's hottest celebrities, such as Zendaya, Kelly Rowland,[...]

The Beauty Fix: Quick Solutions For Your Toughest Beauty Problems

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Ever take a look in the mirror and think: Fix it, FAST! You then Google your skincare trauma du jour, only to find your favorite beauty blogs all waxing poetically about the 10-step Korean skincare ritual. Sigh! A girl does not, (repeat) does not have time for ten steps. We need a quick fix and we need it now. Read on as we debunk beauty myths and share our [...]

3 Ways To Line Your Eyes This Fall

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As the weather starts to gets cooler during autumn, makeup stops being about light and natural and starts being all about amping up the drama. One of the biggest trends on the fall 2016 runways was all about eyes: Namely dark, dramatic, and beyond bold eyeliner—the kind that commands attention. Here, the top three eyeliner looks for fall: Black and [...]

Fall Nail Trends With Mei Kawajiri

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More than any other category in beauty, nails are constantly innovating. From season to season, the most popular trends and shades completely change—and because nail polish is so experimental and creative, even the most trend-shy makeup traditionalists can feel comfortable playing around and taking crazy risks. On the heels of New York Fashion Week Sp[...]

Best Anti-Aging Creams and Serums for Every Skin Type

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Whether your skin is oily, dry, sensitive, or uneven, once you hit a certain age, there’s one guarantee, whatever your type: You’ll be concerned with your skin looking its best. (And, realistically, looking its youngest, too.) When it comes to anti-aging cream and serums, it can be difficult to know where to begin. Does your skin type really matter? Is re[...]