Category Archives: glow/shimmer

Bronzers for Dark Skin

Bronzers for Dark Skin

“Bronzers for dark skin?”

“But we’re already brown/bronze?”

“Why would I need bronzer?”

Many moons ago I, too, did not get the whole bronzer thing (well, I understood bronzer—just didn’t see it as for my skin tone), but back then not very many brands were making bronzers deep enough to make a difference on darker skin tones. But also many moons after that, I got my hands on some that did come deep enough and have been a bronzer fan since. I thought now would be an amazing time to do another bronzers for dark skin post because with it being winter and all, many of us can use a little extra glow.


The Estee Edit Gritty & Glow Magnetic Eye and Face Palette Quick Review + Swatches on Dark Skin


When I opened the package The Estee Edit team sent over, I literally gasped. The Estee Edit Gritty & Glow Magnetic Eye and Face Palette is SO gosh darn gorgeous from the packaging down to the way the products swatch. My goodness. Holiday is here, ya’ll!


Cover FX Custom Enhancer Drops {Review + Swatches on Dark Skin}

cover fx custom enhancer drops

I received the new Cover FX Custom Enhancer Drops way back when they first launched about a few months ago. I was excited about them upon arrival and even started testing them out right away. But then life got in the way: I had an event in Atlanta, I started a Summer Beauty video series, my nephew came to visit for three weeks (ahhhh, I miss him!) and I played auntie taking almost everywhere he wanted to go, then I gallivanted around Europe for almost three weeks, came back home for a short week, then flew to Georgia for a family wedding. AND IT’S SUMMER so I, of course, want to make sure I’m maximizing the heck out of it. So I have been trying to play catch-up with so many things for months.


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Introducing the New Urban Decay Naked Illuminated Trio Highlighter Palette


Urban Decay has been dropping new gems left and right, and I’m all about it! After announcing the epic Naked Ultimate Basics Palette, they’ve announced yet another new addition to the Holiday 2016 collection – the Urban Decay Naked Illuminated Trio Highlighter Palette. Now you ladies know I’m all about highlighters, so the excitement for this one doesn’t come as much of a surprise.


BECCA x Jaclyn Hill Champagne Collection Review + Look on Dark Skin

becca x jaclyn hill champagne collection look dark skin swatch

So last week I gave you guys an overview of the BECCA x Jaclyn Hill Champagne Collection—if you missed it check it out here. BECCA invited me to the launch and I was in the house with some of my favorite BECCA people, blogger friends, and Youtubers and I got to take home the entire collection with me.