Beauty Haul Diaries: A Look At Revlon’s New Packaging, Ultra HD Matte Lip & Ultimate Mascara

Revlon is in the middle of re-packaging some of their mainstay products and incoming newbies. From the typical cosmetic form of the cylinder tube (check: their Super Lustrous Lip Gloss or Grow Luscious mascara) to now a hybrid of a rectangle and an oval (a rectangular oval what have you!) the 83-year-old company is looking to jazz up the line in a way that still … Continue reading Beauty Haul Diaries: A Look At Revlon’s New Packaging, Ultra HD Matte Lip & Ultimate Mascara

Beauty Haul Diaries: ColourPop Ultra Matte Lips in Avenue & LAX

After the great popularity of their Lippie Stix lipsticks, ColourPop was quick and smart to develop their own version of the matte liquid lipstick trend, the Ultra Matte Lip. And their devoted following, largely based off Instagram, snatched up many of the 15+ shades as video reviews flooded YouTube about the color payoff and texture. I have been wanting something from ColourPop since the spring … Continue reading Beauty Haul Diaries: ColourPop Ultra Matte Lips in Avenue & LAX

Other Red Lip Colors to Wear in Karyn Washington’s Memory #DarkSkinRedLip

At the age of 22, the inspring founder of For Brown Girls and the social media movement #DarkSkinRedLip, Karyn Washington committed suicide earlier this year. Her death sent shockwaves through the black blogosphere, as she was one of the most popular self-love bloggers for black women. Her latter online organization #DarkSkinRedLip especially touched her readers as it encouraged women of color, specifically those of darker … Continue reading Other Red Lip Colors to Wear in Karyn Washington’s Memory #DarkSkinRedLip