Review: Milk Makeup Blur Stick

I am a primer hoarder. Mainly because I have oily skin and I’ll do just about anything to combat it. On that note, I think I may have found my holy grail primer for oily skin. It is the Milk Makeup Blur Stick. Don’t let the fact that it could easily be mistaken for deodorant Read More

I've Got the glow

I’ve Got the Glow: My Skincare Routine

I was one of those lucky freaks of nature to have very few issues concerning my skin during my teenage years. Sure I had mild acne here and there, but nothing that required frequent visits to the dermatologist or made me self conscious. Fast forward into my late twenties and boom! Cystic acne, hyperpigmentation, new skin Read More


Summer Glow In A Bottle: The Body Shop’s Honey Bronze Dry Oil

One part of the fall and winter that I hate is that i no longer have that healthy glow that comes from frolicking in the sun for hours (wearing sunblock of course.) No matter how well I exfoliate and moisturize, I just can’t get that glow back. Of course, I’m typically covered head to toe Read More


Curl Mix Whipped Mango & Black Currant Body & Hair Butter

If you read my post on Blavity’s EmpowerHer Conference you will have noticed that I mentioned a vendor called CurlMix. I picked up the Whipped Mango & Black Currant Body Butter just because of the smell and packaging. I am a sucker for pleasant smelling body products and  cute packaging. I love mason jars and this Read More


Bioderma? What’s That? The Best Damn Makeup Remover I’ve Used

So just as important as having the right makeup products is, so is having the right skincare products. I’m not just talking about acne treatments, cleansers, and moisturizers. You also have to invest in quality makeup removers. I was once on the Neutrogena makeup remover wipes and  eye makeup remover bandwagon, until I went to Read More