I love the beach! And by love, I mean I LOVE the beach. There’s nothing better than the surf, the sun and the sand and if you throw in a warm ocean breeze, I am in heaven. This weekend, I’m finally going!! It will be my first beach trip in a couple of years and I’m so excited. My friends go fairly often but they always seem to choose days that I happen to be working but not this time!
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Best Beauty Tools for Curly Girls

How much time do I spend working on my hair? Lots! Consequently, I’m always on the hunt for hair tools that make managing my mane easier. Most curly girls have a list of must-have hair tools (and styling products) specifically designed for their hair type and desired style and I’m no exception. My styling options go from twisty to curly to straight and that kind of versatility requires lots of different kinds of styling tools.…
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Beautify For Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and everyone is thinking pink! Even the NFL gets in the game with think pink gear for players and fans. I have to admit, I love seeing those pink cleats on the field!

There are lots of brands that make charitable contributions and raise awareness with limited edition BCA products and this year I wanted to focus on companies that donate more than a nominal amount of the proceeds from the sale of those products to various breast cancer research and treatment organizations.

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mainelement:love shampoo bar and conditioner

Hey Gorgeous! I have a little natural hair goodness for you today. The good folks at mainelement:love were kind enough to send me their Herbal Shampoo Bar and Aloe Conditioner in Citrus Fusion to try and I’m so glad they did.

 

This was the first time I’d used a shampoo bar and I was a little skeptical at first but I immediately realized the benefits of the bar.…
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‘Fro Fashion Week’s Gothix Runway Show

Hey Gorgeous!

I just wanted to pop in to share a few pics from the ‘Fro Fashion Week GOTHIX runway show that I promised in my last post. In keeping with ‘Fro Fashion’s mission, naturalistas were treated to an eclectic mix of clothing designers from New York, Atlanta and Kansas City featuring models with textured hair. The show was sponsored by BASIC Haircare and Motives by LaLa.
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Can A Plastic Surgeon Create Superior Skincare?

Can A Plastic Surgeon Create Superior Skincare?

Confession time. I’m a Bravoholic. I’m completely addicted to the Real Housewives franchise and watch most of them religiously. That is, of course, where I was introduced to Dr. Paul Nassif, ex-husband of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills former cast member Adrienne Maloof. Dr. Nassif now costars on Botched (E! Network) with another Housewives husband, Dr. Terry Dubrow, and this dynamic duo of plastic surgery fixes cosmetic surgeries gone wrong.… Read More