3 Easy Ways to Combat Dry Skin This Winter

I received the Curél Hydra Therapy Wet Skin Moisturizer for my review. As always, opinions expressed are my own I’ve lived in NYC my whole life and I have yet to appreciate the wintertime outside of the holidays. Having visibly dry skin when winter comes around isn’t attractive so like my hair, I had to create a regimen to keep my skin moisturized. If you get dry skin when winter comes,...

100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses to Support This Holiday

100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses to Support This Holiday

Can you believe Black Friday and Small Business Saturday are literally days away? Holiday 2016 is here and rather than being lazy again linking to other Caribbean & Black Owned Business Gift Guides, I decided to compile my own. If you’ve been wanting to Buy Black lately, here’s a list of 100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses that you can support this holiday season. Bags, Jewelry, Shoes Accessories 2 Chic Designs...

Fall Refresh Box from E.L.F. Cosmetics

E.L.F Fall Refresh box

I received the Fall Refresh Box from E.L.F. Cosmetics in exchange for my honest opinion. Since hitting a birthday milestone this year, I’ve been focusing more and more on skincare and was excited to receive the Fall Refresh box. The box contained items I can use for a home facial as well as products for everyday makeup use. Below are the items that were in the box: e.l.f. Exfoliating Scrub e.l.f....

Best Fall Lipstick Colors for Brown Skin

Best Lipsticks for Fall and Winter

This post is not sponsored but contains some affiliate links Out of all the makeup I have, I LOVE neutral, dark and rich lipsticks, especially when Fall and Winter seasons come around. From liquid mattes to shimmer and creamy finishes, here are some of my favorite neutral, dark and rich colored lipsticks for fall and winter separated by color category. Brown and Nude A natural look is perfect for the fall....

Using Groupon for Health and Beauty Services

This post is a sponsored post. As always, opinions expressed are my own. Do you like getting top service for a low cost? I love being natural because of its health benefits and it gives me the ability to do my own hair, but there are times when I need a professional’s touch. Professional natural hair care can cost a lot of money, but using Groupon has been a lifesaver to my bank...

Cut and Color on Natural Hair at Wesley Styles NYC

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Back in April, I decided to get a cut a color for my birthday. Since getting a blowout, I know I needed a trim, so I contacted Tamika of Wesley Styles to do a cut and color. I’ve seen Tamika do hair demos several times at her shop and at hair events, so I already knew she does a great job.  Beauty Analysis As a new customer, I scheduled a beauty analysis to talk about color options, perform...

Faux Bun with Pompadour on Natural Hair

Faux Bun with Pompadour on Natural Hair

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #StyleByGoody #CollectiveBias This is going to be an exciting weekend; two of my friends are getting married! I introduced them on my 26th birthday and they’ve been together ever since. I am excited to be in the wedding but have no ideas for a hairstyle. Based on weddings past, I knew that I wanted...

Blowout on Natural Hair at the Angelo David Salon NYC

I received a complimentary blowout at the Angelo David Salon in exchange for sharing my experience. Many thanks to Dion and the team for their service. As always, all opinions expressed are my own.   Just in time for Valentine’s Day and Fashion Week, I headed over the Angelo David Salon for a blowout on my natural hair. After protective styling for most of the winter, I felt it was...