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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Big Hair Wins at ‘Fro Fashion Week!

‘Fro Fashion Week made its New York debut this weekend at the Sheraton Brooklyn Hotel and I was all too happy to spend lots of time talking fashion and ‘fros with beauty brands and natural haircare bloggers and enthusiasts while discovering new ways to style my own mane.
‘Fro Fashion Week launched in Atlanta in 2011 and is the brainchild of Tarin Boone, Founder and CEO of Naturally Me!
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Oscar Blandi Pronto Dry Heat Protect Spray

Hey Gorgeous!
Hope you’re having a great weekend! I wanted to drop in and give a quick review on the Oscar Blandi Pronto Dry Heat Protect Spray and let me tell you, I am in love!
I’m a curly girl by nature but I love being able to straighten my hair when the mood strikes.

 

Oscar Blandi Heat Protect Spray - Beauty Review

 

My hair is really thick, quite long and super dry and therefore, really susceptible to breakage so I have to be extremely careful when using heat to straighten it.
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Best in Beauty Awards 2013 {+ A Giveaway} – closed

Hey Gorgeous!! I am super excited to announce the arrival of the Jones Magazine Best in Beauty 2013 issue for which I contributed four sections!! Yes! Four! Hair, Natural Hair, Nails and Foundation! It’s my first time contributing to a national magazine and I’m so thrilled I can barely contain myself. Like a lot of women, I LOOOOVE beauty products and if you follow me on Instagram you know I have a special place in my heart for nail polish so this was just the perfect opportunity to immerse myself in all things beauty.
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Marina Nery’s Gorgeous Hair

If I could get my blowout to look like this, I’d be the happiest chick in town! Here’s to a happy hair day. Thanks for the inspiration Miss Marina Nery!
Marina Nery gorgeous hair

 

Marina Nery long hair

 

Marina Nery

 

Marina Nery

Of course, one needs a pro beauty team to get this look but I’d be willing to pay for it. At least once! How about you?

Happy Monday and have a great week.

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How I Organize and Store My Makeup

How I Organize and Store My Makeup

Organization and access are the watchwords when storing your makeup. If you’re like me, someone with limited space but lots of product, keeping all your favorites organized and accessible in one space can be challenging. In today’s video, I’m giving you a glimpse behind the scenes of my daily makeup storage/application area and I show you how I whipped my makeup collection into shape for easy access and frustration-free mornings.… Read More