LBS Beauty: Icy Winter Eye Shadow

I’m usually not one for a major eye shadow look, but for the holidays I like to get a bit festive with my makeup. When you don’t have time for a technical eye shadow application icy winter eye shadow ...more

3 Brown Girl Approved Holiday Make-Up Looks

What I LOVE about the holidays is the extra glam you can put on your make-up looks! Nothing beats a beautiful sparkly lid and a bold red lip. Check out 3 brown girl approved holiday make-up looks that will keep you gorgeous this celebratory season ....more

5 Perfect Nail Combos for the Fall

There’s nothing like a BOMB fall nail color top off any look. While it is nice to keep it simple with one solid color, it doesn’t hurt to add a little flavor to your look with a pop of metallic and sparkle. Dazzle the eyes of every person...more

LBS Opinion: Why I Shop Small

In a time where overwhelmingly negative information flows through our feeds on a constant basis it is up to us to be the change we would like to see in our communities. It’s not enough to gripe about how we need to support small businesses we actually have to do it and that is just one of the reasons I choose to shop small. Read more about why I support small business owners like Desiree Verdejo...more

LBS Beauty Review: Essence Beauty Box

There’s no shortage of subscription boxes on the market these days. You can pretty much get everything from lingerie to pet treats delivered to you on a monthly basis. So when it comes to sorting through which subscription boxes make the most sense to review for you all, I take my curating job very seriously ....more

Get Like Me: Event Coordinator Obi Nwabuzor

When Obi Nwabuzor realized she was spending more time styling floral arrangements and streamers than studying and solving equations she knew her priorities had permanently shifted. The accounting major and member of Alpha Kappa Alpha inc. sought out ways to turn her talent for throwing parties into a profitable event production firm beginning with an informal internship that imparted invaluable information ....more

Presenting the 2015 #ShopLoveBrownSugar Pop-Up Shop Sponsors

With just one week away from #ShopLoveBrownSugar, I’m excited to finally announce our amazing Title & VIP sponsors! This year’s Shop LoveBrownSugar Holiday Pop-Up is gearing up to be even more amazing than...more

50 Black Owned Businesses for #BlackOnBlackFriday

Last year, released a list of 25 Black Owned Online Stores...more

4 Simple Thanksgiving Outfit Combos

Thanksgiving is only a few days away, it’s only right that you give thanks in style. Tuck away the sweatshirt and bring on the fashion with these four simple and achievable outfit combos. No matter where you shop, you’ll be able to achieve each look ....more

4 Stylish Plus-Size Outfits for Thanksgiving

We’ve put together four stylish plus-size outfits to get you from the holiday commute to the dinner table this Thanksgiving. Friendsgiving More and more groups of friends are gathering together to show their appreciation for one another not only before, after the holiday but on Thanksgiving Day as well. These occasions lend themselves to more casual attire but that doesn’t mean you have to be sloppy ....more