Looks, Tutorials

Thanksgiving Makeup Tutorial: Metallic Eyes + Bold Lips

I know that I’ve been saying for the longest that I will try to post tutorials more. It’s been forever since I last posted a video, but here is a tutorial for a neutral metallic smokey eye with bold lips for Thanksgiving. I promise that I’ll try to post videos more regularly but in the meantime enjoy this one!
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Skin Care

My Current Skincare Army

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My skin has been in really god condition lately and I owe it all to my current skincare army. I hate to admit that I have not been drinking enough water lately at all. Horrible I know but I am working on it. What I have been doing is thoroughly removing my makeup EVERY night before bed and adjusting my skincare routine to my skins’ needs of the moment. Here is my current skincare lineup.
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Events, What I Wore

The Glamorous Gleam x Sephora Meet & Greet Recap

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I held my very first event this past Friday here in NYC at Sephora 150 Broadway. My readers and guests were invited to come out and meet me, bringing all of their beauty questions… and they did exactly that. Everyone came with tons of questions and it was so much fun chatting it up and sharing my beauty tips and tricks. Here is a recap with lots of pictures…
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Looks

Heavy Metals

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I held my very first event on Friday at Sephora 150 Broadway and it was a huge success. I will be posting a recap with lots of pictures but today I am giving you guys an up close look with details of my makeup for the event. I went for a futuristic look using different metallic shades.
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Lips

20 MAC Lipsticks for the Brown Skinned Beauties + Drugstore Dupes

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A reference guide for women of color to show you how different shades of MAC lipstick looks on brown skin. This collection includes permanent along with limited edition shades and drugstore dupes where one is available.
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