Home / Beauty (page 5)

Beauty

Beauty tips and product reviews!

Fake Bake Self-Tan Liquid and Mitt Giveaway

  Despite our very loud protests, mother nature just doesn’t seem to want to give old man winter the boot this year.   I imagine that this year’s eternal winter must be getting in the way and delaying the efforts of my sista’s who love their  tans.  Well since Summer seems …

Read More »

Best Foundation Brands For Women of Color

My attitude towards makeup has been a lot different since I hired a makeup artist recently. I loved the “completed” look and as a result, I have started to play in makeup. I am far (way far) from perfecting a really solid technique, but I’ve done enough in the last …

Read More »

The Need-to-Know Now Dandruff Fixes

Life & Beauty Weekly: Hair & Beauty By Ronnie Polaneczky for Life & Beauty Weekly “Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet,” wrote Kahlil Gibran, “and the winds long to play with your hair.” No disrespect to the revered poet and writer, but Gibran must never …

Read More »

Five Fashion and Beauty Events for Connecticut

Who else is ready for shopping and pampering? Grab the girls and check out these five, shouldn’t be missed, fashion and beauty events that are coming Connecticut. THURSDAY, MAY 20 Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa Event 5 pm – 9pm @Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa 625 North Road | Groton, …

Read More »

Vaginal Steaming

And from the book of random… I wasn’t exactly sure what kind of discussion I walked into after reading my classmate’s Facebook post asking for feedback about vaginal steaming from his lady friends. I honestly thought he was joking but when those who were in the know entered the discussion …

Read More »

The Evolution of Natasha’s Hair

My absence… My family has hit a bit of a rough patch. Last month about 30 of us traveled to our native Jamaica to bury my beloved uncle and shortly after we returned to the United States my grandaunt followed him. Both of of their passing came without warning and …

Read More »

Beauty: Let’s Talk About Face Oil/Beauty Oil

I guess I am truly evolving because a year ago you couldn’t convince me to put oil on my acne-prone skin. However, for the last several days that’s exactly what I have been doing.  Surprisingly, it didn’t make my skin feel oily and neither did it trigger the production of …

Read More »

My Press N’ Curl

Press n’ Curl is not a service that I was expecting a stylist to be offering in this day and age. So when Karaine (my new stylist) suggested a press n’ curl I was like, huh? The back story… At some point early in the year, my hair was either …

Read More »

Review: Resvology Age Corrective Eye Cream

PRESS SAMPLE I’ve always heard the old adage that the eyes are the windows to the soul. Apparently, they are also the windows to how fast we are really aging.  The skin around our eyes are extremely delicate and thin and is vulnerable to age-related physical changes which includes: fine …

Read More »