Dark Girl: The Extremely Red Lip

I think we’re all pretty much past this notion that dark girls and bold, spicy red lips don’t match. We do. And that’s really all to be said about it. Don’t think about it; just go find your best bright red lip. And make this journey fun; a good red lip is an important arsenal…

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Dark Girl: Orange Lipstick

To be honest, I think that this is the one statement-making lip color that should be planned out a bit. Orange lipstick isn’t as “every day” as a red one is. I think the key to pulling off an orange lip is to make sure you have the right texture (matte, gloss or satin) for…

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Dark Girl: Pink Glitter Gloss, Modernized

Let’s be real: glosses with glitter can look tween-ish. But, I found a glitter gloss that I just thought was cute and fun. It’s nothing dramatic, but Smith and Cult’s lip lacquer in Hi-Speed Sonnet is a perfect pucker pick-me-up for those nights when we just wanna shine. Nothing more, nothing less. What I wore:…

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Welcome to ‘Dark Girl’, the Lookbook Series

Why a new lookbook series dedicated to Dark Girls? It’s simple. I felt as though while we as Brown women are building self-confidence through the lens of beauty, I’ve still heard from many darker ladies speak on their lack of ability in trying certain makeup trends due to their complexion. Actually, just two days ago…

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Dark Girl: Hot Pink Blush

I broke down the reasons us Beautifully Brown gals should rock orange blush. So now, let me put you on to hot pink blush. So many of my darker girls don’t understand how striking hot pink blush looks on our skin. Why hot pink? I feel like (and I could be wrong) hot pink blush…

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