Beauty

Homemade Face Scrub

I am really not one to purchase body scrubs from the store because with basic ingredients (all of which I can pronounce by the way) I can come up with…

Exfoliating Face Mask

Most Ayurveda skin care recipes I have come across call for Besan, which is chic pea flour and also referred to as gram flour. I decided to give besan a…

Matte Red Lipstick

Hi jewels – The snowstorms have me in uggs or rubber boots and sweat pants throughout so not much to showcase in terms of outfits so I figured it would…

High Voltage

High Voltage

Brand: Milani Shade: High Voltage Finish: Vinyl (super shiny) Texture: Creamy Scent: Watermelon-ish Appearance on dark skin: Red-orange Price: $4.99 – $5.49 Where to buy: Cherry Culture, Milani Cosmetics, most drugstores

Colorblock Nails

Colorblock Nails

You didn’t think we’d leave out the reminder about a base coat did you? Protect your nails with a base coat before applying a teal color nail polish.

The Question of Red

The Question of Red

African women were the first to ever wear lipstick, including in the color red. Cleopatra, the Egyptian queen, was known for her scarlet lips. Servants crushed beetles and ants to…