ITS GOT TO STOP! - 5 Microagressions We Are Tired Of Seeing In Beauty
Have you ever heard the phrase "It's not that serious?"
Did they tell you to just "get over it?"
Did they make you feel like it was your own personal problem, rather than a reflection of our society?
You probably just experienced a microagression.
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.
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! 🤣😩
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 - 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.
NEW FAVORITE FOUNDATION?! NARS RADIANT LONGWEAR FOUNDATION FIRST IMPRESSION
I recently tried out the new NARS RADIANT LONGWEAR FOUNDATION, and I think I'm in love!
10 Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sales You CANNOT Miss
We know, we know -- Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales can be super overwhelming. Almost every store has some type of deal or special, so it's hard to know whats *actually* worth it. That's why we've done some of the grunt work for you -- whether you are getting a head start on your Christmas shopping, or doing a little shopping for yourself (you know we all do it!), here are some of the best beauty deals on the market!
5 Eyeshadow Palettes for the Basic B*tc$ in All of Us
The word "basic" gets a bad rap these days, but there is a time and place for everything. There are days where you are feeling experimental with your makeup and there are days where you just need a palette that works. These are the basic palettes that you need in your kit on a vacation or for your "I have a huge important meeting today!" makeup. Check out swatches of 5 eyeshadow palettes below that serve the basic b*tc$ in all of us, because sometimes its necessary!
8 Things You GOTTA Get During Sephora's Annual Sale: Editor's Picks
Everyone knows that when Sephora's Annual Beauty Insider Event comes around, it's time to splurge. It is one of the very few times during the year that makeup actually goes on sale. 🙌🏿🙌🏽🙌🏾
If you spent most of the year swiping your credit card, Sephora will reward you handsomely with first access to the sale. Starting TODAY, 11/3, Rouge members will get 20% off of their purchase until Nov 6th. Rouge members, VIBs and Beauty Insiders will get access to the sale on the weekend of Nov 10th to the 15th with Rouge and VIB members receiving 20% and Beauty Insider members receiving 15% off their purchase.
I picked out 8 products that you definitely need to take a look at and *add to cart* during this sale. Check em out below!