Category: Beauty & Beat

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A Sunscreen for all Skin Tones, Skin Types and Budget

All dermatologists agree that sunscreen is a must for everyone who’s exposed to the sun’s rays. Though frequently recommended, not everyone uses sunscreen…and the reasons they don’t use vary from they don’t think they don’t need it (Black women, I’m looking at you) to they can’t find one that works for their sensitive or problematic...

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Facial hair, Don’t care: Thanks to Nair

While I can now boastfully utter that phrase with complete confidence, this was not always the case. In fact, my feelings were the complete opposite. Embarrassing facial hair was all I cared about. A recent Nair survey found that 97% of Millennial women say they have unwanted body hair in “problem areas” …and the unwanted...

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Tenue De Soirée by Annick Goutal

Paris at night is said to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Tenue de Soirée by Annick Goutal  is composed based on a snapshot of City of Light at night. The opening of Tenue De Soirée (which translates to Evening Dress) is a lighthearted dance that one might engage in after their...

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Get Perfect Curls Every Time with These 7 Products

Let’s face it, summer is the perfect time to flaunt your natural curls. With the humidity at the beach, outdoor parties, and BBQs, getting a sleek blowout just does not make good sense. Instead of battling frizz and fly-a-ways, lock down your wash & go or twist out with these products.  Read on as I...

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Skip The Falsies And Try These 5 Lash Loving Mascaras

Nothing completes a look like some bomb lashes. Whether you’re going for a natural or dramatic look, lashes can go a long way, and I mean literally – a “long” way. With the right mascara you can turn short & sparse lashes into some long & voluminous ones and skip the falsies all together. Now,...

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5 Tips to Combat Your Oily Skin 

Summer can bring the best and the worst out of our skin. You gotta love that summer glow, but at the same time you may be asking yourself, “why is my skin so dang oily?”. Glow or not, no one wants to walk around looking like a grease ball. (I just had a flash back...

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Reclaiming Your Time: A Simple How-To With Secret

Can Secret Invisible Deodorant help you reclaim your time? Well. It’s a start…. On going calmly into the fall….. When I was kid, summers were easy and carefree. My mom wasn’t one of those helicopter parents who micro-managed every nanosecond of my free time with an endless circuit of lessons and activities. No way!  She...

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Beauty Crush: Skinphonic My Girl Skincare Kit

BY: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: April 6, 2017 IN: Beat, Beauty, Beauty Beat Hey B&B friends! For the past four weeks, I’ve been testing out the new Skinphonic My Girl Skincare Kit, and I’ve gotta admit… I’m crushing hard on this line.My skin looks and feels the best it has in a while!...

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Natural and Organic Skincare Products Worth the Buy

Natural and organic skincare products have slowly switched from being crunchy to being cool.  However, buzzwords like “natural” and “organic” can be a little confusing.  Understanding the difference starts with the (sometimes) lengthy ingredient list on each product. Ingredients are listed in the order of their percentage in each product. Natural products are listed in Latin...