MANICURE MONDAYS: Sally Hansen Insta Gel Nail Strips

This has got to be the best idea in DIY at home nail applications. For under $15, this manicure system comes with 16 beautiful gel polish strips that go with just about every outfit. As you already know, most nail polishes do not last more than a few days without chipping, even the most expensive ones. I have found with … [Read more...]

CELEB STYLE: Brandy Norwood

I know I'm not the only that's noticed Brandy is stepping her game up.  We know she has the album Two Eleven out now, she's starring in Tyler Perry's Temptation movie and The Game, and she recently got engaged to boyfriend Ryan Press.  However, I'm referring to her fashion. Brandy has been spotted everywhere promoting … [Read more...]

MANICURE MONDAYS: OMBRE NAILS

Ombre: Having colors or tones that shade into each other —used especially of fabrics in which the color is graduated from light to dark. Ombre was the hottest trend in hair, but now it's the newest trend in NAILS! With spring right around the corner, this is the perfect time to blend beautiful pastels together for a … [Read more...]

BEAUTY ESSENTIALS: IPSY GLAM BAG

Have you ever wanted to buy certain products but didn't want to commit without testing them out first?  Sure you have!  Well now, not only can you try your favorite products but you can do it for ONLY $10 a month. It's called the Ipsy Monthly Glam Bag! Every month with your membership, you will receive a beautiful Glam … [Read more...]

DO MEN CARE ABOUT YOUR MAKEUP?

So you think he doesn't care that you wear makeup? He actually does! Men care more about makeup then we actually give them credit for. I wear makeup, however, I'm not afraid of rocking my natural face. Some women will be surprised to know that a guy thought they were attractive, but won't ask them out on a date. That's … [Read more...]

MANICURE MONDAYS: ST. PATRICK’S DAY NAILS

Green beer, 4 leaf clovers, pots of gold and Leprechauns.. What is there NOT to love about St. Pattys Day?!  With the holiday just a week away, show your Irish spirit (whether you're Irish or not) with funky, cool nails. Take a look at some of the cute designs I found … [Read more...]

TEEN CEO IS THE NEWEST COVER GIRL

Ellen DeGeneres announced on her show last week that 18 year-old Alexis Harris is the newest Cover Girl. Alexis was chosen in the Cover Girl model search and she also won $20,000. Ellen aired her entry video which featured her mother who was a single parent raising 4 children. Alexis deserves accolades in her own right. … [Read more...]

2013 COLOR OF THE YEAR: EMERALD

My dream has come true. The most beautiful and elegant color, in my opinion, has been named this year's Color of the Year. . .  Emerald! This is the perfect hue to add a pop of color to just about any look; eyeshadows, nails, jewelry, and a even lips! The list goes on and on, and why stop there? Why not add this amazing … [Read more...]

MANICURE MONDAYS: REVLON NAIL ART MOON CANDY

I ran into Rite Aid last week for something random, and I always do a scan of the cosmetics aisles as a ritual. While looking, I came across this nail polish from Revlon that I just had to try. I grabbed two colors that stood out to me which were Milky Way and Satellite. So immediately when I got home I tried the first … [Read more...]

GODDESS GLAM: MONIF C. CONTEMPORARY PLUS SIZE CLOTHING

“Who says plus size can’t be sexy, luxurious, and feminine?” says designer Monif C.  Thanks to celebs like Queen Latifah, Jennifer Lopez and Kim Kardashian being curvy is definitely IN. But the question I frequently hear is, what can you wear to accentuate your curves and still be fashionable?? The secret is to enhance … [Read more...]