A little over a year ago, I had a horrible experience which caused all of my hair to break off. Since then, I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect clip in hair extensions for African American hair. After much trial and error, I’ve finally found them. ONYC Hair reached out to me to be an … Continue Reading

My Top Hair Care Tools

One of my favorite parts of New York Fashion Week is trend spotting. While most people are focused on the clothes, a less obvious but just as important aspect is the nail polish trends. Essie invited me to come backstage at a few runway shows to get an exclusive first look at the New York Fashion … Continue Reading

Get Runway Ready Nails

Happy Monday! I thought the Essie Jelly Apple nail polish would be the perfect color to usher in the unofficial beginning of summer. This bright, punchy red is gorgeous and really does look like an apple. Every time I wear this shade, I’m instantly  in a better mood. You just can’t be sad while wearing … Continue Reading

Get The Look

Here in NYC, it went straight from winter to summer overnight. This cute side braid is my saving grace during the summer months because I sweat so much when it’s hot out. Having this go-to hairstyle that’s stylish but also keeps my hair from  getting really frizzy while I sweat. The best part is that … Continue Reading

Whether you’ve stayed out a little too late, your allergies are out of control or it’s just hereditary– we’ve all had moments where our under eye area was looking a bit puffy. I’ve got a fool proof way to cover dark circles and under eye bags. Read on to see how I fake a full … Continue Reading

Shop The Post

The other day on Instagram, I asked you guys if I should do a giveaway for the Kylie Lip Kit I purchased. You all answered with a resounding YES. So I’ve set up this really awesome giveaway for one lucky reader to win a FREE Lip Kit by Kylie in the shade True Brown K. … Continue Reading

A few days ago, I read a blog post about how painting your nails can change your life. At first, I thought it was a bit of a reach. It’s just nail polish after all– it’s not that deep. After reading through the post in its entirety, it actually made a lot of sense. Painting … Continue Reading

Want To Try Out Essie Fiji? Get It Here!

Yesterday I went to my very first Sephora In-Store Beauty Class. These classes are offered at select Sephora locations and are free for Beauty Insiders– If you’re not already a member, it’s free to sign up. I thought it would be fun to offer a Sephora Beauty Class review for those who were interested, but not … Continue Reading

Get The Smokey Eye Look

I have so much respect for the intricate designs that go into nail art, like this awesome collection of Thanksgiving themed manis from last week. Props to all the nail art bloggers out there! Holiday themed manicures are fun and festive, but there is something incredibly chic and stylish about an understated manicure. These 10 minimalist … Continue Reading

Pumpkin spice lattes, cozy sweater weather, fun fall nail art– all things I love about fall. While the leaves are changing colors,why not change the colors on your nails too? I scoured Instagram for all the best nail art accounts. I found some amazingly talented people who create works of art on the tiny canvasses … Continue Reading