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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 →

Glam Interview: Genevieve “G” Hannelius, Actress, Nail Art Guru & Co-Founder of Make Me Nails

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Friday, July 17, 2015 Comments: 0

Hey B&B friends! In addition to sharing my latest fashion and beauty musings here on the blog, I also lend my talents to other blogs and publications. I’m a regular contributor to Moda Dossier and wanted to share my latest interview featuring the actress G Hannelius with you!  G Hannelius is a bona fide teen continue reading →

Glam Interview: Kristen Elise Brown Redefines Luxury Beauty With Her Company Gold Label Cosmetics

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 Comments: 0

Kristen Elise Brown is changing the world of luxury beauty one lipstick swatch and stroke of the makeup brush at a time. This talented beauty entrepreneur and professional makeup artist has flipped the beauty world upside down with the launch of her glamorous makeup line Gold Label Cosmetics. She was always the creative kid playing in makeup continue reading →

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 →