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This Manicure Can Last Until Midnight

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You should know by now that Mondays is Manicure Mania. Here’s a manicure that I got last Monday.  It’s called Midnight Cami by essie, of course I used Zoya based coat and top coat. I just love the durable combination. I love the deep, rich blue in this polish. Blue nail polish doesn’t look good on everyone,…

SheaMoisture Organic Hair Care at Walgreens

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This April, SheaMoisture  partnered with Walgreens to launch a new line of hair care.  With Walgreens as SheaMoisture’s exclusive national drugstore retail partner, consumers now have easy access to natural, therapeutic and sustainable hair products.   The SheaMoisture hair care line consists of shampoos, conditioners and styling aids available in four varieties:  Raw Shea & Argan Oil,…

Best Hot Rollers: Remington Ceramic Heated Curlers

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The March issue of Essence magazine featured its first beauty awards. The Remington T-Studio Pearl Ceramic Heated Clip Setters (SRP: $44.99) were awarded “Best Hot Rollers,” by the Essence editorial staff and beauty industry experts. Of course, I had to review these rollers myself and find out if they really were a great investment – especially…

Giveaway: Natural Collagen Inventia Anti-Aging Facial Gel $106!

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*THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNER DEANA C*   NATURAL COLLAGEN INVENTIA is a revolutionary new topical skin-rejuvenating cosmetic program now being introduced in the US, Canada and South America. NATURAL COLLAGEN INVENTIA is derived from rigorously inspected and select skins of fresh water planktonophagous fish.  It is a highly guarded proprietary process,…

Rules of Modern Dating: Is Sex on the First Date OK?

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With more than 105 million singles in the United States, or one-third of the population, the singles scene remains a competitive playing field. Match.com has taken an in-depth look at the behavior of singles and uncovered new dating habits based on a groundbreaking study of more than 5,000 single Americans. Has the rules changed? Here’s what…

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…