Beauty & the Beat

Keeping it Posh in a Topshop Necklace Shift Dress

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Monday, August 31, 2015 Comments: 0

I’ve always has a special place in my heart for the fashion and beauty trends of the 1960’s. Many of my style icons like Diahann Carroll, Dianna Ross and Dorothy Dandridge reigned during this era. There was something so inspiring about their confidence, impeccable style and impact on American culture as a whole. They were (and still are) continue reading →

I’m Obsessed With the Carol’s Daughter #BORNandMADE Campaign

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Thursday, August 27, 2015 Comments: 0

Yesterday Carol’s Daughter launched a new social media campaign called Born and Made (#BORNandMADE). They partnered with I Am That Girl, an organization that empowers girls to love and respect themselves, each other and their communities. The fun part about this campaign is that you can celebrate your value and worth as a woman or continue reading →

Racing the Sun in an Orange Topshop Cutout Romper

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 Comments: 5

Earlier this week my BF and I decided to spend the evening in downtown Tampa for some bike riding and relaxing. There are some really cute parts of this area so I suggested that we shoot some outfit pics for the blog. My BF is  amazing (And FINE! LOL ) and was down to take continue reading →

Beauty Review: Orico London U Turn Stretch Mark Elixir & Skin Jive Revving Body Exfoliator

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Comments: 0

We’re halfway through summer *tear* but I’m still making plans to keep my skin glowing and protected! If you follow this blog, then you know I don’t play any games when it comes to having healthy skin. It’s our largest organ and it’s the first thing people see when they look at us, so we have to continue reading →

My August Fashion Crushes

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Thursday, August 13, 2015 Comments: 0

I have a confession. I’ve been shopping, I’ve been shopping. *Beyonce voice* I’ve been shopping like crazy for the past few months and while I love sprucing up my wardrobe and have fabulous options to choose from, my closet is screaming for a purge. I’m also one of those people with detachment issues because we all know continue reading →

Beauty Crush: L’Oreal Paris Infallible Pro-Spray & Set Makeup Extender

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Friday, August 7, 2015 Comments: 4

That moment when… you find the perfect makeup setting spray and you can’t keep your composure because not only is a a top-quality product but the price is right, too! Those are my exact sentiments for L’Oreal Paris Infallible Pro-Spray & Set Makeup Extender!I stumbled upon this product while shopping for some beauty goodies during continue reading →

Glam Interview: The Shoe Maven Is Changing The Fashion World One Step at a Time

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Wednesday, August 5, 2015 Comments: 0

Hey B&B friends! I’m always excited to share amazing sources of glamspiration with you, and this time around I’ve interviewed the ah-mazingly stylish and inspirational shoe-loving founder of The Shoe Maven blog! I caught up with the shoe-lover to learn about her fabulous collection of heels and how she’s bringing awareness to Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease . You continue reading →

Duster Lover…

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Monday, August 3, 2015 Comments: 0
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That moment when you look in your closet and see a lot of the same thing in different lengths and prints…. This is the story of my life when it comes to dusters! For the past couple of years, I’ve accumulated quite the collection of dusters. Some are cropped, some are midi-lengths and others (like the continue reading →

Beauty Crush: Gold Label Cosmetics Lipstick Review + Swatches on Dark Skin

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Friday, July 31, 2015 Comments: 0

“I want people to know that luxury is not exclusive. I also believe that there isn’t just one specific image of beauty that should be presented. I believe multi-ethnic and multi-cultural beauty should be represented and celebrated.” – Kristen Elise Brown, Founder Gold Label Cosmetics Gold Label Cosmetics is the new object of my beauty continue reading →

A Few of My Favorite Things (Summer Edition)

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 Comments: 0

Summer’s one of my my favorite times of year. Even though I live in Florida and have the luxury of experiencing fairly warm weather year-round, there’s something about this time of year that makes things come alive with music festivals, carnivals, BBQs, beach days, Rocket Pops and more! One of the best summers I’ve ever continue reading →