A YouTuber Explains Why Our Photos Don’t Look Like An “Influencer’s” Online

Earlier this week, I randomly found two videos by beauty YouTuber Stephanie Lange. And in them, Lange broke down why our Instagram photos don’t look like those of influencers. Basically, how is it that their skin is always pore-less and flawless and their bodies snatched (no cellulite, no rolls, non-existent waist), and yet with ours, … More A YouTuber Explains Why Our Photos Don’t Look Like An “Influencer’s” Online

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