Would you Literally Brown Bag it? Marie Turnor Feast Clutch

Would you Literally Brown Bag it? Marie Turnor Feast Clutch

I remember the days of younger when I would bring a brown paper bag lunch to school. It would include my juice box, a sandwich and a bag of my favorite chips. I think in those days I was loving Nacho Cheese Doritos and life was just easy. Now that I'm a grownup with grownup responsibilities I'm wondering if I can really make the Brown Paper Bag chic all over again. The Marie Turnor Feast…
Comfort and Style from Across the Pond with Superga Sneakers

Comfort and Style from Across the Pond with Superga Sneakers

This year I've been making a conscious effort to introduce my closet to new brands and different styles. Sometimes you get so comfortable with a certain brand that you forget there are others out there that can offer an amazing fit with a great price. For the past two years Keds have been my go to sneaker to wear during the hotter months in the lab. This year I decided to take a look across…
Quick Tips for Choosing the  Perfect Nude Polish for Spring feat. Zoya Naturels.

Quick Tips for Choosing the Perfect Nude Polish for Spring feat. Zoya Naturels.

Nude toned nail polish will never go out of style. It works great for Spring and Summer but finding the perfect polish that works for your skin tone and the perfect outfit to wear it with can be a bit tricky.  Zoya's Naturel Collection is a compilation of the perfect choice of nudes and natural colored nail polish for everyone.  When choosing a nude polish look at how it pairs with your cuticles. Does it…
My new hair: I’m Officially a Blonde Bombshell!

My new hair: I’m Officially a Blonde Bombshell!

After months of talking about it I finally did it. I went Blonde, and what a glorious thing it is!!  If you follow me on all my social media outlets (as you should be doing), you would know that I've been dying (no pun intended) to go blonde for months now. I've seen blonde hair on some of my favorite celebs such as Nene Leakes (yes I love myself some Nene), Chrisette Michele, Keri Hilson,…
SheaMoisture Cosmetics Wet/Dry Eyeshadows Review

SheaMoisture Cosmetics Wet/Dry Eyeshadows Review

Okay Okay, I know I've been drowning you guys in SheaMoisture Cosmetics lately but hey I love the brand and it's my goal to make you a lover of them also! Last week I shared with you the SheaMoisture Sheer Foundation and Concealer to complete the entire look I'm bringing the good news that is their Wet/Dry Eyeshadows. There are ten colors in the collection and today I have seven to share with you. Unlike other…
My Newest Handbag Obessesion: The Cambridge Satchel

My Newest Handbag Obessesion: The Cambridge Satchel

  Ive absolutely fallen in love with the Cambridge Satchel. I'm not sure why it never caught my eye before but after seeing one on sale at Shopbop.com and doing more research on the brand I just knew I had to pull the trigger. I purchased this bag during the friends and family sale and was able to save and add'l 25% off making it a cool $113 which is over $100 off the normal…
New SheaMoisture SuperFruit Complex Firms, Smooths, and helps you say Goodbye to Cellulite

New SheaMoisture SuperFruit Complex Firms, Smooths, and helps you say Goodbye to Cellulite

  SheaMoisture has taken over my life. I absolutely love love love their products so today I'm sharing with you my love for their new Superfruit Complex Bath and Body line. The SheaMoisture Superfruit Complex Bath and Body line is said to Contour, Firm and Smooth your skin. As soon as I read the label all I could think was "Bye Bye Cellulite". I've not been in the gym at all even though I was…
SheaMoisture Cosmetics Foundation and Concealer Review. Plus See Them in Action!

SheaMoisture Cosmetics Foundation and Concealer Review. Plus See Them in Action!

I finally got my hands on the new SheaMoisture Cosmetic line! After seeing all the picture on Instagram which had us practically salivating I could not wait to try them out.  After failing at every attempt to find them at my local Target stores SheaMoisture kindly sent over a couple of products for me to try.  Currently there aren't many lines exclusively for Women of Color that are sold at places like Target or our…
Nothing to Wear? Check out my Spring Wardrobe Favorites!

Nothing to Wear? Check out my Spring Wardrobe Favorites!

If you're like me every time you look in your closet you have nothing to wear. It's even worse when it's time to change out your wardrobe for the season. Nothing fits, this particular item isn't in style anymore, and we all have that "What was I thinking?" piece of clothing that you throw into a donation bag and hope that nobody knows it came from you. This year for spring I'm doing things a…
Outfit of the Day: Casual Color Pop

Outfit of the Day: Casual Color Pop

This past Saturday I decided to do another outfit of the Day. Since I was driving to Baltimore to pick up my mother who's visiting this weekend I decided to keep it pretty casual and simple but just add a pop of color with my makeup and accessories. I love pairing Coral and a bright summer blue together. Sometimes it can come off a bit much, but if you do it just the colors complement…
Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipsticks Made Me Break My No Buy!

Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipsticks Made Me Break My No Buy!

Spring is here!! *hits my dougie* With the warm sun, budding flowers, and spring showers also comes some must have new colors from Too Faced! Readers, meet the new Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipsticks!  These are more then a lipstick they are a Stain, Lip Gloss and Lipstick all in one. Now I'm sure you don't have anything like that in your stash.. thinking OCC Liptars? Think again, these are nothing like them! 7395
Ten Tips for Shopping the Brahmin Tent Sale 2014!

Ten Tips for Shopping the Brahmin Tent Sale 2014!

  The Brahmin Tent will be here in no time! I'm still undecided on if I want to make the trip again, but that doesn't mean I can't prepare you for the shopping experience of a life time!! I've been twice already and I've had a rather awesome experience as you can see from my bags in Trip 1 and Trip 2 .Here are ten things you need to know to survive the Brahmin Tent…
Shopping My Stash MAC Surf Baby Blush

Shopping My Stash MAC Surf Baby Blush

Yesterday I went into Sephora to return something and walked back out empty handed. Yes I know I have a 15% off VIB coupon to use but I'm really trying to control my spending and get this credit card paid off before the end of May. I already featured this  product in a video that shows My Favorite Orange and Coral Blushes. Today I wanted to add a little bit of color to my cheeks…
The Bevel Razor Helps Maintain My Husband’s Chocolate Drop!

The Bevel Razor Helps Maintain My Husband’s Chocolate Drop!

I think my husband is one of the sexiest men on earth. He has a football player's build, deep voice and a sexy chocolate bald head. Now remember ladies, I said he's married! Since my husband won't let his hair grow due to what he consider to be thin patches in his hair from wearing a football helmet, he keeps it shaved. This shaving process happens 3-4x's a week and while the end result is…
Lupita Nyong’o is the New Brand Ambassador for Lancome and proves Beauty is More Than what’s Trending Now.

Lupita Nyong’o is the New Brand Ambassador for Lancome and proves Beauty is More Than what’s Trending Now.

.@lupita_nyongo joins Lancôme! #lupitaforlancome #beautyicon © Alexi Lubomirski for Lancôme pic.twitter.com/oFLA2YiuoX — Lancôme USA (@LancomeUSA) April 4, 2014 When Lupita Nyong'o won an Oscar for her role in 12 years a slave the beauty word was a flurry with which company she should become a brand ambassador for. Everyone was casting their lots their company of choice and  I'll admit I would have loved to see her with Make Up For Ever or Nars, but…
Let Jergens BB Body Cream Bring Your Skin Back to Life!

Let Jergens BB Body Cream Bring Your Skin Back to Life!

This post was sponsored by Jergens BB Body Cream through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about Jergens BB Body Cream, all opinions are my own."  BB Creams, they took the cosmetic industry by storm and soon there weren't only BB Creams but their were CC, and DD creams! Too much, yea I thought so too and I never really jumped on the band wagon because there was…

How a Beauty Blogger Spends her Tax Refund. Plus, you could win $100 to Amazon.com

This post was sponsored by Coupons.com and contains affiliate links. Everyone looks forward to getting their tax refund. While, some consider this to be a free loan we shouldn't be giving the government others like to think of it as the second Christmas and finally your chance to buy all the things you want for yourself. This year with our tax refund my husband and I decided to pay off one of our cars and…