BBS Chic: Back to School Basics with Kmart

I still remember what Back to School shopping was like as a kid. It was my favorite time of the year, right after my birthday. My time to show the world (or at least the kids at my school) how stylish as I was ....more

LBS Beauty Review: Moroccan Oil Sun

Summer is dwindling down and it’s almost time to say goodbye to swimsuits and tanned skin. All summer long I’ve been keeping my skin protected from those intense sun rays using this line of my new favorite products. source The Moroccan Oil Sun collection has literally been my go to for beach trips, pool parties and any outdoor activity this summer ....more

Get Like Me: CBS Senior Vice President Tiffany Smith-Anoa’i

The recent influx of people of color stepping in front of and behind the camera is no coincidence. The creatives contributing to this change are being supported by executives who are committed to “normalizing” television. Shining among them is CBS’s Tiffany Smith-Anoa’i ....more

LBS Beauty: Liquid Lipsticks

Anastasia Beverly Hills Liquid Lipstick Hold the virtual phone ladies because the LBS gals have a very important announcement: Anastasia Beverly Hills has come out with a nude liquid lipstick for brown skin. Yes that’s right ladies, an actual nude for us! The color is oh so rich and flattering to all complexions ....more

5 Must Try Nail Polish and Handbag Combos

Summer is in full effect, meaning it’s time to take a break from our whites and nudes, and bring out the COLOR! This post will showcase 5 nail polish colors that you...more

#LBSHealthyLiving: 10 Pounds Down + Fitness Tips From LexiWithTheCurls

Since my last update, I’m officially 4 more pounds down! I can’t begin to explain how excited I am that my weight loss program has been going so well. Not only am I more active now, working out 3-4 times a week, but I’ve been actively following the Nutrisystem meal plan (all except that one weekend in Nashville when I just HAD to get some Hot Chicken and authentic BBQ!) and I’m now 10 pounds down! ...more

Kickin’ It: Dollar General #DGBeauty Day with African Pride

I’m back from Nashville y’all! If you guys follow me (@LoveBrownSugar on Instagram & username: christinasbrown on Snapchat), I’m sure you probably saw all of my posts this past weekend from Nashville, Tennessee. I went out there on behalf of African Pride for a special “Day of Beauty” event with Dollar General ....more

Get Like Me: Vivrant Beauty Owner Desiree Verdejo

When successful lawyer Desiree Verdejo set out to choose a second career she’d enjoying discussing at the dinner table she found herself closer than ever to square one. Inspired by the entrepreneurial spirits of women like Lisa Price and Marla Beck, the Harlem native and self proclaimed product junkie pursued her passion by opening Harlem’s go-to destination for ingredient-conscious, women-owned and local beauty brands, Vivrant Beauty. We chatted with this hometown girl about hard work, preparation, and how it all keeps coming back to Harlem ....more

BrownGirlsLove Empowerment Brunch (NYC) Recap

This past weekend I had the pleasure of hosting my very first BrownGirlsLove Empowerment Brunch here in NYC. It has been on my heart for a while to...more

Dollar General’s Day of Beauty in Nashville with African Pride

I am so excited to be heading to Nashville, Tennessee to participate in “A Day of Beauty” with Dollar General and African Pride tomorrow. I’m headed down South for a few days to prepare for a fun day of beauty and fun with fellow beauty bloggers and vloggers. If you’re based in the Nashville, TN area – please join us! ...more