Love It or Leave It: Fenty Beauty Body Lava Who Needs Clothes?!

If you are lucky enough to live near a Sephora with Fenty Beauty's infamous Body Lava still in stock...you might be wondering, "But, is it worth it though?🤔" (Especially with the VIB sale going on now!)

Let's review some quick pros and cons, shall we?

Love It or Leave It: Fenty Beauty Body Lava Who Needs Clothes?!

NO LINER NEEDED Nudes for Medium - Dark Complexions

There are so many ways to create a nude lip but I feel like no liner nudes for darker skintones don't get much love. Whenever I see a lippie advertised as a nude, it usually looks somethin like this:

NO LINER NEEDED Nudes for Medium - Dark Complexions

The Good, the Bad, the Ugly: most talked about high end foundation brands for brown complexions

Last year, Rihanna's beauty brand, Fenty Beauty, accomplished something amazing. Reminiscent of MAC's brand launch in the 80s, Fenty came through for US with an impactful beauty campaign that not only made many feel included but also celebrated our differences.

The Good, the Bad, the Ugly: most talked about high end foundation brands for brown complexions

CCS - WARM SMOKY EYE

Cocoa Color Stories are back with a bit more focus this year! We are going to create individual stories for eyes, face, and lip looks! Lets dive in, shall we?

I used to be SO afraid of the all-mighty smoky eye. We've all been there. A little too much black shadow or a lack of blending can have you looking all types of wrong, super fast! But never fear my fellow beauty lovers - the key to the perfect smoky is ...wait for it...practice! 🤣😩

CCS - WARM SMOKY EYE

BEST OF 2017 - HIGHLIGHTER

i think we can all agree, we can never, EVER have too much highlighter! That *glow* is essential to almost every makeup look. Highlighter has the ability to make your face look more fresh, help you look as though you glow from within and/or add some face candy to your cheeks..like this pic below!😜

BEST OF 2017 - HIGHLIGHTER

BEST OF 2017 - LIP FORMULA

Lipstick might be one of the most underrated products in a makeup lover's arsenal. The right lipstick can make you feel prepared to lead that team meeting, kill that job interview, give an amazing performance, or take over the world. 😈

Here are some of the best lip formulas that have launched this year. 

BEST OF 2017 - LIP FORMULA

BEST OF 2017 - NUDES

There are milk chocolate nudes, peachy nudes, rose toned nudes, and coffee colored nudes. You can NEVER go wrong with a nude lippie and there are so many to choose from! Here are some of the best nude lipsticks that launched this year! Which one is your fave?

BEST OF 2017 - NUDES