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Beauty Review: Kryolan Lipstick Matt + Swatches on Dark Skin

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 Comments: 0

Remember that scene from the first Sexy & the City movie where the ladies discuss “coloring” and Samantha goes on and on about how she has an insatiable appetite for coloring? Well, I feel the same way about matte lipstick. I.ABSOLUTELY.LOVE.IT. When I heard that Kryolan Professional Make-up launched a new Lipstick Matt line, I knew continue reading →

Teen Vogue—You Tried It!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Friday, June 26, 2015 Comments: 2

I’ve been wearing braids and twists since I was a young girl and they have always been go-to styles for me throughout my life. Recently, there have been several instances of people calling out mainstream media for taking elements of Black culture, specifically Black beauty trends, and omitting the representation and correlation to Blackness when explaining the origins continue reading →

Glam Interview: Actress Tanya Wright’s HAIRiette Product Line Helped Me Love My Natural Hair Again!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 Comments: 2

Hey B&B friends! Over the past eight years, I’ve had a love/hate relationship with my naturally curly hair. Well, actually I take that back., For the first six years, I absolutely loved my curls. I felt like I really knew my hair. I knew my curl pattern; I knew how to get a twist-out that continue reading →

First Look: MAC Cosmetics x Giambattista Valli Lipstick Collection For Summer 2015

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 Comments: 2

Hey, B&B friends! I love sharing news of fab new MAC Cosmetics partnerships and product launches and I’m totes excited to give you the tea on the brand’s latest drool-worthy collaboration with the luxurious Italian fashion designer Giambattista Valli! MAC is always pushing the envelope when it comes to really giving us something to look forward continue reading →

Satin Smooth Skin Care is my Current Obsession!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 Comments: 0

One of my favorite parts of working in the professional beauty industry is learning about new products. A few months ago, I attended an industry event and received samples of the Satin Smooth Skincare line to try! You guys know I’m semi-obsessed with taking care of my sensitive, combination skin and I’m always looking for new products continue reading →

First Look: MAC Cosmetics x Ellie Goulding Makeup Collection for Holiday 2015

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Thursday, June 4, 2015 Comments: 0

Yes, this is happening! MAC Cosmetics are teaming up with the uber-glam singer Ellie Goulding for a makeup collection! The first images from the collaboration are out and Ellie Goulding’s big hair don’t care and gorgeously glowing makeup are EVERYTHING! So far we know the collection includes an peach and bronze-hued eyeshadow quad, lipstick, lip gloss, bronzer and lashes! I continue reading →

12 Fab Flats to Rock This Summer!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Wednesday, June 3, 2015 Comments: 0
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Hey B&B friends! The first day of Summer 2015 may be June 21, but this Florida girl has been in beach mode for a few months now! Warm weather presents the fashionably amazing  opportunity to bring out fab shoes and show the world what you’re working with! I’m the kind of girl who loves a fab continue reading →

Glam Interview: Designer Layla-Joy Talks Her IYLIA Shoe Collection & Making it in the Fashion Industry

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Friday, May 22, 2015 Comments: 0

Hey, B&B Friends. If there’s anything that I can honestly say I’m addicted to other than amazing beauty products, it’s definitely shoes. The right pair of shoes can instantly take any look from drab to fab. Speaking of fab, I got the chance to interview the amazingly talented luxury shoe designer Layla-Joy about her glam IYLIA continue reading →