Black DOES Crack: 4 Tips on Sunburn Prevention

Black DOES Crack Sunburn Treatment & Prevention for Dark Skin

It’s Summer ’17! I usually share tips and reviews on destinations all over the world, but nothing in my own backyard. This summer I’m taking a break from traveling to do more in NYC. An issue I see often is going to the beach, water park or vacation in general and not applying sunscreen. I’ll be honest, sunscreen is not something I religiously wore growing up, but as I became...

How to Take Care of Your Skin on Vacation

How to Take Care of Your Skin on Vacation

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EndYourDrySkin #WetSkinIsBestSkin #CollectiveBias Since my teenage years, I’ve had a skin condition called Tinea versicolor and HATED it. In addition to this, my skin will get really dry when it’s hot. Most days of the year I can control it but once it gets warm you can easily see dry spots and patches on my...

3 Easy Ways to Combat Dry Skin in the Winter

3 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,...

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....

COOLA Cucumber Sunscreen Moisturizer

Coola Cucumber Sunscreen Moisturizer Review

This moisturizer was sent to me for review. As always, opinions reflected are my own. Happy June! Summer will be here before we know it and I wanted to share my experience using COOLA’s Cucumber Sunscreen Moisturizer. The Coola Cucumber Sunscreen Moisturizer was one of the products sent to me during Ulta’s Love Your Hair Event. It comes in a travel sized bottle, so I brought it along for my recent trip to Tobago....