Alicia Keys’ No Makeup Movement: What It Means For The Rest Of Us

by C. Shardae Jobson In the category or hashtags for Beauty & Style in social media, we remain clicks away from the vortex of Instagram-inspired makeup selfies. (In) there you’ll observe heavy foundation, eyebrows penciled-in like curved Legos, and overlined lips. But per contra to these trends, piano talent Alicia Keys has publicly chosen to absolutely forgo wearing makeup. AKA participate in the #nomakeup movement/challenge. Keys is … Continue reading Alicia Keys’ No Makeup Movement: What It Means For The Rest Of Us

THE GLAM DOWN: Honest Beauty Is Honestly Satisfying

Jessica Alba had made herself into more of a millionaire through the creation of her, now valued at $1.7 billion dollars, label The Honest Company. It’s intriguing to see her transition from actress to businesswoman. Last year, Forbes honored her ambitiously Honest effort by giving her the cover and leading story on “America’s Richest Self-Made Women.” It was a huge statement. Alba was already considerably “rich” … Continue reading THE GLAM DOWN: Honest Beauty Is Honestly Satisfying

THE GLAM DOWN: Glossier Introduces Makeup To Its “Skin Is In” Lifestyle

Last summer, Glossier, a spin-off skincare line of the beauty blog Into The Gloss, introduced itself during a 3 weeks initiative called Summer Fridays. The public, whom the company hoped would turn into loyal customers, were welcomed into their showroom penthouse to view, test, and buy their products. I made sure to visit on the first Friday (it was gorgeous outside that day too. The penthouse offers a … Continue reading THE GLAM DOWN: Glossier Introduces Makeup To Its “Skin Is In” Lifestyle