Are you shocked to find these images in Vogue?

Have you seen the ‘Haute Mess’ editorial in the Mar. 2012 edition of Vogue Italia? It’s quite a controversial piece. On the one hand, model Joan Smalls was the first black model to grace the cover in 4 years. On the other hand, why was the ‘no black model’ streak broken with the ‘Haute Mess’ … Continue reading

Flawless Friday: At-home beauty concoctions

At-home beauty concoctions are cooked up all over the place, ALL THE TIME! Some of them work, some — not so much. So how can you tell if something that generations of women in your family have been putting on their skin works? Well — you’ll have to ask a doctor, or chemist, or natural … Continue reading

Flawless Friday: A new summer ‘do

Summer, summer, summer time. It’s inching closer and closer. The official first day of summer, that is. For those of us experiencing 95+ degree weather, summer has already arrived. New season = new sights, sounds, and…a new ‘do. It’s the perfect time to switch it up. Take some off, add a little, change the color, … Continue reading

Make your Peepers Pop with Disney Mov-Eyes

Some artists blow our mind with their creativity and skill, Katie Alves undeniably fits the bill. She skillfully crafted artistic wonders on the small surface of skin that forms eyelids. Her hand-crafted Disney scenes allow us to relive childhood favorites like Alice in Wonderland, Aladdin, and the Lion King blink after blink. The fatal flaw … Continue reading

Flawless Friday: Mally Roncal

She’s beautified the likes of Rihanna, Mary J. Blige, Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez. And though makeup is her specialty, it’s a secondary layer of beauty for Mally. From a young age, her parents taught her that “the things that make us different are the qualities that make us beautiful.” This philosophy serves at the foundation … Continue reading

Flawless Friday: Mother’s Day Beauty

Mother’s day is right around the corner, and even though she may not always say it, mom loves to feel beautiful too. It’s in the genes, there’s not getting around it. With that in mind, we thought it’d be fitting to share some of our favorite beauty-inspired Mother’s Day gifts. 1. Mother/Daughter Mani-Pedi This one’s … Continue reading

Flawless Friday: Carol’s Daughter and the polyethnic campaign

When we saw this bit of news, we knew it was the perfect topic for our Flawless Friday series. New, exciting strategy from an amazing beauty brand with an even more amazing story, Carol’s Daughter. Love when a company responds to its customers. Hope you enjoy the news as much as we did! You’re sure … Continue reading