Pretty Girl Secret: Drinking Water

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I know you probably hear this all the time, but water really is the best known beauty secret! Keeping hydrated is the best way to keep healthy and pretty. The best part is water is absolutely free, you can save tons of money on all the beauty and hair products and just hit your sink… Read more »

6 Must-Try Acne Fade Creams

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African-American skin is especially sensitive when it comes to hyper-pigmentation. The smallest cut, zit or even ingrown hair can cause major discoloration. That’s why fade-creams are a must-have item to keep your skin smooth and scar-free. Below are the top 6 most-effective and budget friendly fade creams on the market:

Top 5 Oil-Free Moisturizers for Black Women

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Oil-free moisturizers are perfect for people with moderate to oily skin(like me!). It’s important to know your combination in order to find the best products to re-hydrate and rejuvenate your skin.  Fortunately, most oil-free products work best on acne-prone skin so you don’t have to worry about acne flare-ups when using these products. Speaking of worrying, you… Read more »

Best Blush for Black Women

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Blush can be a tricky task that will make or disastrously break your make-up look. For women of color (light, yellow, mocha, dark, green, whatever shade you are) choosing a blush is especially difficult. The key to nailing the perfect blush is choosing the right shade for your complexion. With any complexion if you want a more natural look try highlighting… Read more »

3 Homemade Tricks for Minimizing Pores

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Large pores are a pain in the you-know-what. Over time your pores stretch from being clogged with oil and dead skin cells, which creates acne and dark spots that make the pores more visible. Covering up the gaping pores with make-up only makes the outcome worse. First things first always completely remove make-up following up with an… Read more »

5 Ways to Stop Break-Outs

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  Breakouts can be caused by just about anything; stress, periods, food, the weather, you name it! It always seems that acne knows just the time to pop up, but luckily we have some tips on how to battle your next breakout.  

5 Best Foundations for Black Women

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Nothing is harder than finding the perfect foundation. Your skin has so many characteristics: oily, dry, acne prone, etc., and finding a foundation that meets all the criteria plus one that matches your shade is almost impossible. Trial and error is about the only way to find a truly perfect foundation just for you. Check… Read more »