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Trend Tuesdays: Orange Nail Polish

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If you haven’t already, you can expect to see more vibrant hues like honeysuckle, coral, lavendar and peapod. You’ll see a lot of these colors in makeup, fashion and accessories. Bold colors are also blossoming this season like bright orange,  blue and green. I love jolts of color. Here’s my homage to the season’s hottest colors.…

The Scent of Spring GIVEAWAY: Beyoncé Heat Rush

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THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNER JAMES COYNE A few years ago, Beyoncé tried her hand at marketing perfume to women. We all know that Beyoncé capitivates and has uber sex appeal — exactly what my perception would be of a fragrance called Heat Rush. Actually, Beyoncé Heat Rush isn’t the best name for…

Signs You’re Dating A Crazy Negro

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I haven’t caught up with my favorite Black couple in a while. While peeping at their site the other day, I saw that both Kelli and Derrick chimed in on a topic that all Black women can relate to. Without further ado, I present to you: Signs You’re Dating a Crazy Negro Derrick: Ladies, who…

No-fail ways to get glowing, flawless skin

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Jessica Ashley, a writer at Yahoo Shine, recently penned an article titled, “11 no-failed ways to get glowing, flawless skin,” and I wanted to share those tips with my Beyond Black Beauty.com readers.   No one has completely perfect skin, but you don’t need a staff of people or celebrity money to win your battle over…

Put That Hair Up and Have a Good Workout

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I don’t work out. And, one of the reasons why is because I’m a slave to my hair. Most Black women have the same dilemma, expensive time-consuming hairstyles and maintenance prevent us from a fitness routine. For the women who are not ready to join the natural movement, there are a number of hair care…

ion Smooth Solutions Hair Package Giveaway

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*****THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNER ERICA C.**** Unlock the professional secret to beautiful hair at home with the keratin smoothing shampoo, conditioner and straightening iron from ion Smooth Solutions. These secrets will replenish keratin, eliminate frizz, and strenghten from the root to the tip. Keratin is an extremely strong protein, which is…

Is that Kiwi Coming From Your Hair?

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My boyfriend buries his nose in my hair and sniffs as if he’s smelling a bouquet of roses. I take that as he’s intoxicated when I have a fresh wash and set. Even I am relaxed at the smell of my own freshly washed hair. Creme of Nature shampoos and conditioners have new fresh, new floral…

What’s The Shelf Life Of Your Fragrance?

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We all know that we have to go through our beauty bags every one to three months and get rid of essential items including mascaras, eyeshadows, lip liners, and foundations. But, how long has your perfume been lurking on your vanity? I never throw frangrances away unless I finish the bottle — until now. According to Carlos…