Five Brands Seen at the 2016 VMAs Created By Black People

I spotted five black-owned brands at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards. Take a look: Black-Owned Brands: Coloured Raine (Loraine Dowdy)  x Hood By Air (Shayne Oliver) x Rihanna 2016 Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award Recipient Rihanna was the lady of the night, treating us to four melodic performances of her greatest hits. Per usual, celebrity … Continue reading Five Brands Seen at the 2016 VMAs Created By Black People

Black-Owned Lip Colors for National Lipstick Day

Can you use some black-owned lip colors for National Lipstick Day? Blaq Vixen Beauty is on the case! Makeup on model Chasity Samone by Keita Moore (@kilprity). Happy National Lipstick Day! A few years ago, I rounded up a quick list featuring best selling MAC pink lipstick colors on black women. This year, I want to help put … Continue reading Black-Owned Lip Colors for National Lipstick Day

Black-Owned Highlighters Created By Black Women

This compilation of black-owned highlighters for deeper skin tones has been in draft for a spell. At first, I wanted to showcase great highlighters that looked beyond on brown and dark skin tones. If you follow any makeup Instagram accounts, then you know luminizers are, well, lit (pun intended). Inspired, I decided to make a quick list identifying highlighters from black-owned … Continue reading Black-Owned Highlighters Created By Black Women

Marjorie Harvey’s Exact Steve Harvey Show Makeup

Did you catch Marjorie and Lori Harvey on The Steve Harvey Show today? I just happened to catch the latest episode while getting my gel nails filled. The mom-daughter duo embarked on a 21-day fitness transformation with another mother-daughter team: Ellen and Lana Ector of Gymnastics Fitness. Marjorie opted for a Gucci Resort 2016 Chantilly-Lace Embroidered Dress to … Continue reading Marjorie Harvey’s Exact Steve Harvey Show Makeup

Shopping #Empire: S2, E12 Fashion Finds

MAC Viva Glam Taraji P. Henson Lipglass and Lipstick now available at Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue. Available until February 2018. The fashion credits for episode 11 ("Death Will Have His Day") is still in draft but I was able to get a jump on this week's episode. First, thanks to Mary Collins of Vauje … Continue reading Shopping #Empire: S2, E12 Fashion Finds