Aveda Pure Abundance Shampoo, Conditioner, Style Prep, and Volumizing Tonic

Michelle on Aveda I RAVED about Aveda products from the first sniff. NOTHING smells better. But, this past week was the first week that my hair products are totally Aveda. Like many women… Continue reading

Dorothy Dandridge’s Look, Part 1: Skin Care

Who wouldn’t want to look like her? She is gorgeous. She is so gorgeous that her beauty crossed color lines at a time in American history when NOTHING crossed color lines. Ms. Dandridge… Continue reading

The Balm Bahama Mama Bronzer: GREAT STUFF

1. Bottom line: GRRRREAT stuff! Splurge-worthy. 2. Details about what I tried: This particular product only comes in one color….and that color is perfect for me. 3. Price: Ok. I have to admit,… Continue reading

Revlon Colorburst Lip Butter

1. Bottom line: Great stuff! Purse-worthy! 2. Details about what I tried: I was looking for a nice retro red without too much shine that wasn’t too orange. I went with Cherry Tart–and… Continue reading

Erzulie MEDIUM TAN Mineral Concealer Stick All Natural Non-Comedogenic with argan oil extra coverage: GREAT STUFF

1. Bottom line: GRRRRREAT STUFF! This product is a definite buy! 2. Details about what I tried: My color is Medium tan. 3. Price: (An amazing price for a hand-made 100% natural product)… Continue reading

Maybelline Dream Lumi Touch Highlighting Concealer: DO NOT BUY

1. Bottom line: DO NOT BUY 2. Details about what I tried: I tried Radiant, because I thought it was meant to be like a neutralizer….boy, was I wrong! 3. Price: Ranges from… Continue reading

Covergirl Professional Loose Powder: DO NOT BUY

1. Bottom line: DO NOT BUY.2. Details about what I tried: I have used Translucent Fair in the past as a setting powder.3. Price: Definitely less than $10 at your local drug store… Continue reading

Milani Bronzer XL All Over Glow

1. Bottom line: GREAT STUFF! 2. Details about what I tried: I selected “Bronze Glow” and I apply with a large powder brush to my cheeks, forehead, chin, and the tip of my… Continue reading

Back with the best MASCARA so far! REVLON GROW LUSCIOUS MASCARA

1. Bottom line: GREAT STUFF! Frighteningly near perfect. 2. Details about what I tried: Waterproof in Blackest Black 3. Price: Less than $6 at Target. Click here for information from Revlon. 4. Details:… Continue reading

Maybelline Fit Me Concealer

1. Bottom line: GREAT STUFF! 2. Details about what I tried: My color is 30 “Cafe.” Click here for a product description for Maybelline. 3. Price: Less than $7 at Target and Wal-Mart.… Continue reading