This winter season is crucial on the skin, leaving it looking dry and so last year that why I partner up with Neutrogena to fix it. As you see on social media, we all have this New Year, New Me mantra. My new year goal is making sure my skin looks healthy with and without makeup. Luckily Neutrogena® mix skincare and beauty with their latest Healthy Skin Liquid Makeup collection.
December is officially here! Although, we still haven’t got a glance at snow here in New York City is always good to prepare. Preparing is more than buying thermals shirts, fuzzy socks, and boxes of hot chocolate powder. You also have to make sure to adjust your face to the dry air. Luckily Revlon latest beauty products got you covered for this breezy season.
I remember picking up my first crayon. At first, I wanted to eat it until my mother taught me it wasn’t a snack. Once I figured out the purpose of a crayon is to create art. Whether it may be a masterpiece or squiggly lines, the activity of drawing is fun. Marc Jacobs Beauty will make you relive your childhood moment with their new Matte Crayon Gel Eyeliner.
🎵”I’ll let him get what he want, he buy me Yves Saint Laurent
And the new whip, when I go fast as a horse, I got the trunk in the front”🎵- Cardi B
Cardi B latest song, ” Bodack Yellow” came to mind when I received a full-size sample from Influenster. As I jammed to the song, I open the packaging of the Yves Saint Laurent Matte Foundation. I was not only excited to try the designer foundation, but I felt lucky because I ran out of my current liquid Foundation from Makeup Forever.
Move over Clinique there a new player in town for mixing skin care ingredients in your wearable makeup. The name is ITCosmetics, and it’s what my skin been craving for. I went to the brand’s exhibit in New York City a few weeks ago, and I felt wowed the minute I enter the room. The exhibition made me learn how to correct my skin imperfections in addition to mastering different beauty tricks.
This past weekend I took a long train ride to Brooklyners favorite beach, Coney Island. The hour and seventeen minutes are worth it when you’re visiting the Mermaid Parade for the first time. Looking at the beautiful painted faces and bodies covered with glitter gave me nostalgia. I hid underneath a fellow show watcher’s umbrella, hoping it won’t rain all day. Luckily for me, the sun rays shine shortly after, and I got to join the parade without any more rain drops. As much as I begged for Mr.sunshine to stretch out his rays, I felt my mermaid makeup melting. I placed my hand in my purse and searched for the only product I trust to keep my face fresh. Shortly after, I saw a pink and white aerosol bottle and scream YES what will I do without Evian Spray.
“You don’t need lipstick; lipstick needs you.”
Beauty Junkies United in Brooklyn for Beauty Con 2017. Whether a beauty addict comes for the following:
- beauty vloggers/bloggers
- high-quality makeup/merchandise
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
You can see the ombre trend, EVERYWHERE these days! From hair styles, nail art, apparel and in bedding. Is actually hard to not bypass the ombre trend. If you want to get technical, an ombre is simply two contrasting colors that evolve dark to light or light to dark.
Usually, an ombre lip is used to create the appearance of fuller lips without the cost of surgery.If you naturally have full lips like “moi”, don’t panic! You can still rock this look. The main beauty product to create the lip ombre is a lip pencil. Once you discover which lip pencil to use the next step is to figure out what lipstick color compliments the lip pencil. You can use a hue that will match your outfit or a neutral tone that will match anything you wear.
We all know financially men make more than women, although withholding the same place in a corporate setting. The unfortunate fact was drilled into my head when my former high school professor educated me. Gazing through the printout in front of me, at the harsh men vs. women statistics, it boiled my blood. I could not come to terms with the fact not only women are expected to do everything, at the end of the day we will just make less than our male coworker.
Given the facts of a sexist commercial work structure, many women drift off and decide to start their own business. Many women including myself have found ways to balance their jobs and personal lives seamlessly, remain high in the face of incredible challenges, and compete against even the toughest competitors.