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

I Didn’t Want To Write About Kim K’s Nude Selfie. But I Do Have This To Say…

I’m somewhat at my wit’s end at feeling compelled to write a think piece regarding Kim Kardashian West’s overtly sexualized image. I’ve defended her twice on my website before. And looking back, they were pretty much fluff pieces. There’s been less of a rush to spill my feelings unless it directly affects me somehow because at 29 years old…I kind of just don’t care anymore. However. Because there’s … Continue reading I Didn’t Want To Write About Kim K’s Nude Selfie. But I Do Have This To Say…

The Best Social Media Memes About How Lame 2015 Was

It looks like 2015 was rough one for a lot of us. As today is December 30, 2015, 2016 can’t come soon enough. We can admit that we felt this exact same way about 2015 last year on December 31, but let’s just be grateful we can once again start anew. Because lawd Jesus, we would like a do-over! Get a glass of wine, a cup … Continue reading The Best Social Media Memes About How Lame 2015 Was