Beauty News: Lupita Nyong’o Named New Face of Lancôme

Sunday, April 6, 2014 · 2 Comments

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It was only a matter of time before, Lupita Nyong’o landed a major beauty deal. The Oscar Award winning actress and Hollywood “It” girl is the new face of Lancôme.  The beauty brand broke the news Friday morning , adding that the Kenyan beauty will began appearing in ads in September. Continue Reading »

Pucker Up: Get Into My Pretty Pink Spring Lipstick

Friday, March 28, 2014 · No Comments
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Do you remember when Wet N Wild debuted its Mega Last Lipstick collection? Well, I went out and bought every shade that was available at my local Walgreen’s. I may have bought at least 10 lippies that day, but I haven’t used half of them….until this week. I pulled out “Dollhouse Pink.” Continue Reading »

Nail It: Take a Look at Lupita Nyong’o’s Nail Diary During Awards Season #LupitaLovesLacquer

Wednesday, March 5, 2014 · No Comments

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Lupita Nyong’o nailed it this award season. Her red carpet looks left us in awe. We gushed over her radiance and infectious smile. Like many, we fell in love with the Kenyan actress, who just picked up her first Oscar Award Sunday night. She has inspired us beyond belief. We also love the “!2 Years a Slave” star because she’s just like us. Lupita loves her manicures. She literally created a nail diary through Instagram, chronicling her fabulous manis. She would typically leave the comment,”Manicure Sneak Peek.” and add #LupitaLovesLacquer hash tag. She’s so cool,right? Continue Reading »

Beauty Tip: Will You Try Blue Eyeliner like Lupita Nyong’o

Friday, February 28, 2014 · No Comments

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Like Lupita Nyong’o, her bright blue eyeliner is also having a moment. The “12 Years a Slave ” star has been spotted on the red carpet with blue eyeliner. Continue Reading »

Nail It: 15 of My Favorite Valentine’s Day Nail Art Inspiration

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 · No Comments
Posted in Beauty, Nail Polish

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It’s the season of LOVE! Hearts  are  floating through the air and  we’re surrounded by a sea of pink, red, and white. You ladies know I’m sap so I’m here for all the Valentine’s Day themes. I’m thinking about taking it a step further and getting really festive by adding  Valentine’s Day  inspired nail art to my finger tips.  I searched Pinterest for inspiration and here are my top 15  favorite Valentine’s Day  nail art.  Let me know which design I should take to my nail tech. Continue Reading »

Pretty Pout: M.A.C.’s Viva Glam Rihanna Lipstick and Tinted Lipglass

Thursday, January 23, 2014 · No Comments

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If you missed out on Rihanna’s “RiRi Hearts M.A.C.” Collection, now is you’re time to get on board with her latest M.A.C. collaboration. The “Diamonds” songstress is the face of M.A.C.’s VIVA GLAM. Rih joins the likes of Nicki Minaj, Lady Gaga, and Fergie who also represented the VIVA GLAM Line. The collection is now available online and in stores.  Continue Reading »

Shades of Grey: Nail it With Pure Ice’s “Kiss Me Here” and “Silver Mercedes” Polishes

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 · No Comments
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Nail your at home manicure with Pure Ice’s “Kiss Me Here” and “Silver Mercedes” polishes.  This time around I decided to paint every other nail with the different shades of grey.  I actually have about six shades of grey , so expect to see more manicures utilizing the polishes. Continue Reading »

Beauty Bar: Nail Your at Home Manicure with OPI’s “Miami Beet,” “Simmer & Shimmer,” and Sally Hansen’s “Blue It”

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 · No Comments
Posted in Beauty, Nail Polish

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Who doesn’t love a manicure?  Sweeties, we love them right? But I get my manni’s in the comfort of my home and their done by yours truly. This time around I went with OPI’s  “Miami Beet” and added an accent nail. I used Sally Hansen “Blue It” polish  for the base coat and  finished the nail with OPI’s “Simmer & Shimmer”! What do you think, SWEET or SOUR?

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