Brow Game... I Got None.

When I was in middle school my eyebrows were like two giant caterpillars. To be honest, they were more like one giant caterpillar. I had an almost-unibrow situation going on and it wasn’t pretty.I never realized how bushy and full they were until I started noticing that my friend’s brows became smaller and smaller. In my highschool years (2000-2004) over-plucked eyebrows were hotter than Eminem’s bleached head....more


 Let’s talk makeup today, shall we?   I realize this topic might not be relevant for all my readers (see ya, boys) but oh well, ya can’t please everyone....more

Broke-Girl Beauty: Why Baby Shampoo is the Best Face Wash

I have spent the last decade of my life as an endless tester of face wash products. I have naturally sensitive skin, and in my younger years I tended toward acne—never heavy, but I always thought even one zit was one too many. I’ve bought pretty much every kind they sell at the drugstore, Target, and Wal-Mart. I’ve had expensive, chemical-infused ones prescribed to me by dermatologists. I’ve bought them off TV. I’ve tried home remedies like baking-soda scrubs and all different kinds of oils. But the best face wash I ever used, I stumbled upon by accident: baby shampoo....more

My Latest Beauty Obsession

I'm super excited to share my latest beauty obsession with you. Some of you may be hearing about this product for the first time as it's been in the U.S. market for only about 7 months now! Laneige is a cosmetic brand owned by Amore Pacific, one of the largest cosmetics company in South Korea. It recently became a professional skincare brand focused on Advanced Water Science™ and was introduced to the U.S. exclusively through none other than Target....more

Books, Beauty, Code, Health & More - a BlogHer blogger Mimi

So, after discovering female bloggers through SITS (Where Women Get Social) & this site I decided to create a BlogHer!I am a 20-something young womanI love  make-up, books, and kids!! My style is sophiscated, pretty, elegant and at times trendy.  I am not a Mean Girl, and yes I think I'm pretty =) But don't ask my 16-year-old self that :/I love the simplicity of Bobbi Brown's make-up, yet LOVE the edgy style of MAC and Urban Decay. ...more


so, is the hefty (for a student budget anyway!) pricetag, of £19.50, for benefits latest "they're real!" mascara worth it?  I say YES! I've been using this mascara for about a year now and i have to say out of the many (trust me i mean maaaaany!) mascaras i have tried this is hands down the best and worth every penny!...more

10 Beauty Uses Of Lemon Every Lady Must Know

You know the popular saying, ‘When life give you lemons, make lemonade‘?… Oh, please! When life gives you lemons, make lemon juice and give yourself some fantastic beauty treat....more

My Little Black Book: Atlanta Edition

My brother and his family ju...more