Self-Love Acceptance At The Being With Our Bodies Event

In society, we see an “ideal outlook” of what we should look like spread across fashion magazines and in various television shows.  At the end of the day, it is normal for some people to take a long look in the mirror and point out their flaws. Next thing you know, we start zoning in on our flaws. Highlighting our flaws end up having a multitude of negative thoughts about our appearance.  My friend Diana Morgan invited me to the Being With: Our Bodies event at the Willam Vale hotel in Brooklyn, New York. The event allowed people to help find beauty within their internalized body flaws.  To sum up, the workshop wanted attendees to adhere to the concept of self-love completely.

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Exuviance Triple Microdermabrasion: Get A Stunning Spring Glow Now!

The lovely cherry blossom trees are in full bloom.  A warm sun is rising from the dark shadows. This means within the last month Mother Nature finally announced the wondrous arrival of spring. However, it is not too late to get your spring glow. Before you try to imitate the dewy texture to your skin with highlighters and bronzers, you have to start with treating your skin first. Pure radiance will make a visible appearance in no time with Exuviance Triple Microdermabrasion Face Polish.

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Girl Mob Styling & Profiling Event- A Clothing Swap & Donation

Ever felt like you can’t relate to commercial magazines like Cosmopolitan and Vogue?  While reading articles like “what to wear” and “how to act” my most often thought is GIRL STOP!  After reading dehumanizing articles like that, I look in the mirror with my short stature and natural curls and it reminds me why I gave up on finding any resemblance of myself in those magazines. Thankfully, there is a digital publication called the Girl Mob to save the day.  The Girl Mob is a group of NYC living women of color who embrace their culture and do so much to help others.

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Tophatter Dress

Tophatter’s Casual Cherry Blossom Mini Party Dress

Whether you’re a fashionista balling on a budget or looking for a hidden gem you probably bid at an online auction before.I know I have a couple of times on Ebay. I usually bid on Ebay by clicking on the drop down menu and select on price shipping: lowest first. Then I wait around for an email to track my bids. I found a new website that has a new shopping bidding experience; the name of the site is Tophatter.

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Probiotic Is The Latest Trend For Skin Renewal : Columbia Skin Care

When I first heard the word probiotics, it was in one of the first ” Danon Activia Yogurt” commercials. The ad featured actress/ comedian Jamie Lee Curtis. During the commercial, I remember listening to the high number of people dealing with digestive issues.  When I heard 87% people is the statistics of individuals dealing with the digestive issues; my eyes grew wide at the television screen. Wondering how can a yogurt in a small hunter green container, cure your digestive system with simply having probiotics added.   I did what any teenager at the time will do, I googled, ” What is the definition of probiotic ?”

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Brujeria Uprising Amongst Feminist Millennials: Rediscovering Latinx Roots


Brujeria, which in English means witchcraft, was taught to me in high school with a book. The teacher assigned “The Crucible” written by Arthur Miller in high school. The purpose of the book is to educate the class about the horrific history of The Salem Witch Trials and the beginnings of structured religion. The tone of the book described an era of fear among the witches, painting a dark and dreary image.  Now fast forward to the present, my fellow Latinx millennials and I are digging through family history. While digging through family history we are figuring out aspects of witchcraft that is left out of the book. For many people of color, there is a positive impact in the practice of Brujeria while rediscovering our roots. Continue reading

Mina D. Jewelry: As Featured In Lori Snyder’s Upcoming Fashion Must-Read La La Mode Rue

An upcoming fashion must read will hit the bookstores soon!  LaLa Mode Rue by Lori Snyder will highlight designers, makeup artists, hair stylists and a few select stores. The focus of the book is to bring attention to both upcoming and established entrepreneurs in the field of fashion and beauty. I was so excited to meet superstar jewelry designer Mina Deutsch.  Read on to find out a bit more about this fabulous woman!