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Mother's Day is less than a week away and if you're like me, you may still be scrambling to find the right gift for the woman who seems to have everything! Well, I'm here to tell you that I have found some remarkable last minute items that are sure to pamper the woman...

March 4, 2018

So, you've got your skincare and makeup cosmetics chosen for your personal kit, but it still feels like something is missing...

If you've ever found yourself saying any of the following (or at least thinking it), then welcome to the club!

"I try, but it just doesn't look...

February 28, 2018

Making the transition from "au naturel" to venturing onto  the "colorful" side of cosmetics can be both confusing and exciting at the same time. When done thoughtfully, the experience can make you feel like a kid in a candy store! 

If you're just starting to build your...

February 17, 2018

Every makeup wearer wants two main things: to find the right colors to compliment their skin tone and long-lasting results. Another concern is finding transfer proof products. Folks are just tired of their makeup rubbing off and getting on everything!

I wish I could tel...

February 7, 2018

It's Carnival Time in my hometown of New Orleans and it's always a festive place to be! Although I didn't grow up celebrating the holiday (for religious reasons), I've always loved seeing the colorful paraphernalia around the city. My favorite item to admire was (and s...

February 4, 2018

Before you get all worked up over the idea of X-ing out the delicious little morsels of "America's favorite cookie", let me explain what I mean.

Story time:

When I was around 12 years old, my former "step-nephew" (Yes, you read that correctly), and I were teasing and "ro...

January 24, 2018

How many tools do you use in your daily beauty routine? 

Getting the best results for your look not only takes having the right skincare routine and product selection, but also the right tools. If you're a tool junkie like me, then you may already own more than your "fa...

January 17, 2018

It's no secret that the biggest challenge both current and potential makeup wearers have is "finding the right colors" when it comes to matching their skin tone. In my eight years of working in retail cosmetics, the annual surveys and market research confirm of all cat...

January 9, 2018

2017 is officially over and I welcome all of the possibilities and prospects that 2018 will bring. As I look forward to all that's new, I also reflect on some of the events that has led me to where I am today.

For starters, underneath this makeup, I'm dealing with some...

December 15, 2017

Like wings? Not your typical lemon pepper or hot wings, but the ever-popular and timeless winged eyeliner look!

As you can imagine, the holiday season brings out the festive, playful spirit in most of us. There's no exception when it comes to makeup artistry. For the pa...

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