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How Self-Awareness Helped Me Get My Joy Back

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Comments: 2
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Have you ever felt like your hard work was in vain and no matter how much you try to convince yourself that the “struggle” is worth it, things seem like they’re in a constant state of regressing instead of progressing? That was the story of my life at work for the past several months. I found continue reading this post →

Get Glam this Spring with Zyrtec’s Allergy Face Beauty Kit + Giveaway!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Thursday, May 12, 2016 Comments: 0
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Allergies can definitely cramp your style during warmer months. Sneezing, irritated eyes and a runny nose are absolutely no fun when you want to feel and look your best! This Spring the makers of ZYRTEC have teamed with Celebrity Makeup Artist Jamie Greenberg and the lifestyle site  Gilt.com to introduce the first-ever Allergy Face Beauty Kit! You might be wondering continue reading this post →

5 Tips for Picking & Using the Right Concealer

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Friday, April 1, 2016 Comments: 0
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Finding the right shade of concealer can be quite the tough undertaking, especially for women of color. There are only a few makeup lines that offer a decent variety of foundations that look good on dark skin, and the same applies when looking for concealer. Well, no worries, I’ve got you covered with these tips continue reading this post →

Beauty Crush: Rimmel London Lasting Finish By Kate Moss Nude Lipstick Collection + Swatches on Dark Skin!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Friday, March 11, 2016 Comments: 1
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I’m always on the hunt for pretty, quality nude lipsticks that compliment dark skin, and I think I may have found some good options with the Rimmel London Lasting Finish By Kate Nude Lipstick Collection. I was sent five colors from the 10-piece collection to review. This was my first time trying lipstick from Rimmel London and continue reading this post →

Boxer Braids: What are those?!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Monday, February 29, 2016 Comments: 0
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I’m so tired of being duped by so-called fashion and beauty magazines that claim they’re sharing new trends with us. Last week, I was scrolling through my Facebook timeline and a post by Gorgeous in Grey caught my eye. It was a clip from a UK-based magazine that featured Kim Kardashian and a few other women continue reading this post →

#Formation

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Monday, February 8, 2016 Comments: 0
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I would talk about my outfit, but Beyonce dropped a surprise new song, music video and announce a world tour, so I really feel like she needs a moment. I pretty much lost every bit of chill that I had on after watching the “Formation” music video. I nearly OD-ed on the epic nature of continue reading this post →

10 of My Favorite Personal Mantras for Meditation

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 Comments: 2
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Meditation has always been an important aspect of my spiritual soundness and growth. I grew up in a Christian family where I spent at least 3 days of the week in church, so I’ve always been exposed to the power of prayer and mediation. Meditation isn’t simply something to do. It’s an intimate time to connect continue reading this post →

Silver Linings

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Monday, January 25, 2016 Comments: 0
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“Every cloud has a silver lining.” We’re halfway through the first month of 2016, and while I’ve been fortunate to celebrate some really awesome professional and personal milestones like yielding amazing results at work and  celebrating 1 year with my boo, I’ve also had a few hardships to come along. Through my faith and the support of continue reading this post →

Feeling Jazzy in a Modern Day Zoot Suit

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Tuesday, December 29, 2015 Comments: 0
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Hey B&B friends! Lately, I’ve been thinking about how I want to modify my personal style in 2016, and I feel like I need  to incorporate more tailored pieces into my wardrobe. A few weeks ago, I wore this pinstriped jumpsuit from Akira Chicago with one of my favorite structured pieces,– a sleeveless white blazer that I found continue reading this post →