Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Category Archives: skin care

These Lesser-Known Ingredients Are Key to Fighting Hyperpigmentation
13 Nov
8:03

These Lesser-Known Ingredients Are Key to Fighting Hyperpigmentation

The rise of bespoke brands shows no signs of slowing down. And while the personalized trend appears to be more popular within hair care (Prose, Function of Beauty), it’s definitely making noise on the skin-care end, too. Let’s get right to it. 2018 marked the arrival of yet another brand. […]

17 Products That’ll Make Your Bedtime Ritual Something to Look Forward To
12 Nov
11:53

17 Products That’ll Make Your Bedtime Ritual Something to Look Forward To

The word ritual rarely comes up when we think of bedtime. You wash your face, put on pajamas and lie down. There are no fancy gimmicks. Simple enough, right? Well, as self-care advocates who know the benefits of milking simple pleasures instead of letting them pass by, we’re all for […]

15 Standout Holiday Beauty Gifts That Don’t Require Wrapping
12 Nov
5:13

15 Standout Holiday Beauty Gifts That Don’t Require Wrapping

Ah, the holidays. What isn’t there to love about those unpredictable family gatherings, ugly sweater house parties and obligatory, but sometimes fun, office potlucks? We can’t imagine anyone actually wanting to bring out their inner Grinch this time of year, but if there’s one activity that makes it plausible, it’s […]

These Anti-Puff Skincare Products Will Help You Fight Post-Holiday Facial Swelling
09 Nov
9:44

These Anti-Puff Skincare Products Will Help You Fight Post-Holiday Facial Swelling

The holiday season is just around the corner (we can’t believe it either). We’re about to enter a season of family, gratitude, gits, and, of course, the constant temptation to overindulge. Thanksgiving not only offers us a dedicated day to give thanks and celebrate what we’re grateful for, but it […]

The LED Light Therapy Tools That May Actually Zap Your Zits
09 Nov
9:44

The LED Light Therapy Tools That May Actually Zap Your Zits

Gone are the days when we were doomed to rely solely on lotions, potions, masks and exfoliators to give us the skin-care results we want deserve. Whether we desired a more youthful glow or hoped to clear up acne, blemishes and scars, traditional methods have only taken us so far. […]

Ulta’s Holiday Haul Sale Is Like A Black Friday Appetizer
09 Nov
9:44

Ulta’s Holiday Haul Sale Is Like A Black Friday Appetizer

Ulta Beauty is coming for everyone’s cash this month. Ulta’s Early Black Friday sale is basically an amazing teaser for the massive shopping event that is Black Friday, so there’s that. Then consider the fact that Ulta will begin carrying Kylie Jenner’s juggernaunt line, Kylie Cosmetics, on Nov. 17. You can expect […]

25 Beauty Advent Calendars You’ll Keep Using After the Holidays
08 Nov
6:44

25 Beauty Advent Calendars You’ll Keep Using After the Holidays

There are two important things to consider when holiday shopping for the ones you love: first things first, choosing a gift you know they’ll actually like and use. Call us sentimental, but we think there’s nothing more special than giving a gift that you know had meaning and thought behind […]

The Ultimate Guide To Winning Sephora’s Epic Black Friday Sale
05 Nov
11:03

The Ultimate Guide To Winning Sephora’s Epic Black Friday Sale

Scroll To See More Images Once a year, the biggest day in retail shopping meets everyone’s fave beauty behemoth, creating equal parts magic and mayhem. And when Sephora’s Black Friday 2018 starts, we want you to be ready. Because just like the 2010 blockbuster movie “Inception,” there are levels to this […]

5 Beauty Editor-Approved Body Moisturizers We’re Counting on This Winter
02 Nov
8:33

5 Beauty Editor-Approved Body Moisturizers We’re Counting on This Winter

I’ve always declared skin care to be a personal passion, but what I really care about is body moisture. As a black woman, the beauty rule you’re first taught and repeatedly reminded of throughout life is simple: dont. be. ashy. Chalky elbows and knees have never been cute, and as […]

The Early Amazon Black Friday Beauty Deals You Should Already be Shopping
02 Nov
8:33

The Early Amazon Black Friday Beauty Deals You Should Already be Shopping

Come Friday, especially when the work week has been particularly long-winded, we’re looking for any and every form of stress relief. This time, Amazon Black Friday beauty deals for 2018 are here to save the day, though we’re admittedly ill-prepared to conquer all of our holiday shopping. Seriously, where has this […]