[glam alert] Rachel Roy To Debut Makeup Collection at Macy’s

After seeing the Rachel Roy Spring 2012 collection last month I became an instant fan. She’s amazingly great at using different colors and fabrics to create edgy yet feminine pieces. It’s only right that now the fab designer (& former Dame Dash wifey) tries her creative eye in the makeup world.
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4 Steps to a Flawless Face with Laura Mercier

In case you didn’t know I use to be a makeup artist. For like six months [insert laugh]. It was only because in the beginning as a photographer I didn’t know any makeup artists who didn’t charge a Prada shoe-like rate to do makeup. This is before I made friends with my besties and I now trade services. But I’ve always…
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Things No One Will Tell You About Being Natural

THE TASK: No one ever really tells you what to be prepared for when you take that daring leap to transform your previously chemically induced mane into one with a more natural existence. Whether you’re in it to get healthier hair or you’re a trendy diva following the natural hair wave, the results are the same. 
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FYI, You Should Try Lancôme Hypnose Dolls Lashes Mascara

You know I am a huge “I hate false lashes” cheerleader, but I am still a girl and every now and then I wanna bat my lashes and make my boyfriend submit to my every want. Wishful thinking right! Well insert Lancôme Hypnose Doll Lashes.
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HELLO KITTY GRAFFITI COLLECTION @ SEPHORA

I am kinda in love with the collection. I just can’t seem to bring myself to purchase it. The adult in me is revolting and I am not sure if I love it enough to spend nearly $20 on a compact mirror. Damn you Forever21 for selling uber cheap stuff.
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I Chopped Off All Of My Hair…No Lye!

Let’s start at the beginning. In April,  I decided it was way too hot to apply more heat to my tresses. Standing in my bathroom under my vanity light sweating like a pig in a sauna. It was just unproductive. I would have to wait at least 30 minutes to cool down before I could apply my face. To top that off once I went outside…
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My Grey Hair: Curly vs Straight

Back in April 2011 I shared that I was considering going back to my natural hair with plans to eventually do the CHOP! I even gave tips for folks struggling with the transition. Looks like I need to take my own advice now because I feel the struggle!
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GLAM NEWS: Nicki Minaj and Ricky Martin are the new faces of Mac Viva Glam

Its no surprise that Nicki Minaj will be MAC Cosmetics next celebrity spokesperson for their 2012 Viva Glam campaign. Especially considering how well her sold out Pink Friday gloss did last season. But Ricky Martin… O_o
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Sephora Is Opening Nail Service Bars in Its Stores

Picture this. Shopping for my foundation, grabbing some blush and maybe a few new glosses, picking out cologne for the BF, and oh wait let me get a quick polish change. This will soon be true starting July 25th at Sephora locations in New York and San Francisco as the brand introduces their Sephora Nail Studio Art + Lacquer Services.
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