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 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

Jasmine Tookes is In the Light For Models.com

Tagged as "one of the industry's most beautiful rising stars," Jasmine Tookes recently started in a Models.com video titled "In the Light" in which she showcased three inspirational makeup looks created by makeup artist Lisa Houghton. The first look, Nude Glow, is "an elegant and 'natural' look" composed of two elements: a dramatic brow and … Continue reading Jasmine Tookes is In the Light For Models.com