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Rihanna Alters Makeup Norms with 40 Foundation Shades in New Line Fenty Beauty

Last week, Rihanna teased makeup lovers with her new venture into the cosmetic world, “Fenty Beauty” on her social media accounts. Her campaign ads on her Instagram foster the multiplicity of her brand releasing on September 8th at Sephora retail

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Naturally Me: Tips & Tricks For Natural Hair Care

“Show me something natural like afro on Richard Pryor”  In today’s day in age, more than ever, we as a society have seemed to embrace beauty in all shapes and forms. Going natural is a big epidemic and although some

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The Scoop On Caring For Color-Treated Hair

There comes a time in your natural hair journey where you just want to switch up your look. Some of us opt for a cool haircut, while others dive into the world of hair color. For the later, this can

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BEAUTY: The Cost of Coverage

  As the biggest consumers on the market black women have the hardest time finding products to fit our complexion. We back everything up that we see fit. We set trends and dictate pop culture. We’re the biggest influencers so

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Bahi Cosmetics: A Black Woman-owned beauty brand you need in your collection

Danielle Bahi was tired of seeing Black women placed in a specific category by so many beauty brands, so she created her own line that caters to everyone. Bahi Cosmetics launched during summer 2016 and is black woman owned. Bahi,

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#BeautyTipTuesday: The Truth About Sleeping With Make Up On

After a long night of curving men in the club, 9 times out of 10, you’re too tired to wipe your make up off. Your powder is now soaked into your face, one of your lashes are falling off and

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Kim Kardashian’s KKW Beauty Receives Major Backlash From Beauty Community

Love her or hate her, Kim Kardashian West is a force to be reckoned with. She almost single-handedly ushered in the era of being famous for being famous, and keeps the money rolling in with her multiple business endeavors. Earlier

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BeautyTipTuesday: The At-Home Mani/Pedi

There’s no better feeling than getting your nails done. It’s the icing on the cake to your perfect look and honestly, shiny or matte polish just gives you a better quality of life (so we think.) When you’re on the

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#VASHTIEVITALS: IS CELERY JUICE A MAGIC MEDICINAL CURE-ALL? I’M ABOUT TO SEE!

So, as I have been on my wellness and holistic journey since the age of 12 – I like to share all the gems of wisdom I am learning along the way. I recently started following the work and teachings

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#BeautyTipTuesday: Simple Face Spritzes For Trouble Skin!

Lets face it: everyone has skin problems. While clean eating and clean products help a lot, there always seems to be something going on with your skin. Thankfully there are simple, natural solutions to just about every skin ailment around. Face

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Glam Spin Fidget Spinners add a new spin on beauty

  You’ve tried a fidget spinner, admit it. You were curious about how it worked and you tried it and now you can’t stop spinning it at your desk when your boss isn’t looking. Well, Glamspin, creatively added a new

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Beauty Tip Tuesday: 3 Homemade Deep Conditioners For Curly Hair

  You woke up this morning with dry and brittle hair because you were too cute to put your satin bonnet or scarf on last night. Usually, we’d let you suffer, but the VashtieDotCom team always has your back with

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Beauty Tip Tuesday: How To Get A Natural Summer Glow

Summer is in full effect in New York City and we wanted to give you a couple pointers on how to achieve a natural glow, while staying safe in the sun from head to toe. *Cues “Glow” by Drake ft. Kanye

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BEAUTY TIP TUESDAY: Moisturizers For Summer Skin

Skincare is important year-round, but summer gives us a few more things to be concerned about. During the warmer months, it’s important to keep your skin moisturized as well as protected from the sun in order to prevent sun damage

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BEAUTY TIP TUESDAY: Activated Charcoal Is Nature’s Healer

Activated charcoal is a hidden gem that is slowly but surely making it’s name in the health and beauty industry. The molecules in charcoal act as magnets, pulling all negative toxins from whatever it touches. This makes it an amazing product to

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FITNESS FRIDAY: Apple Watch 2 vs. Fitbit Charge 2

At this day and age, we are at the peak of technology and mindfulness. Many people are becoming more aware of their health. Both eating healthy and working out to improve overall health is amazing, but can also be overwhelming. That’s

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Beauty Tip: Our Top 10 Vegan and Cruelty-Free Makeup Brands

Makeup is a part of our daily routine, but do you ever consider what it takes to get it into your hands in the morning? Mindfulness is something big I’m trying to keep in consideration, and one thing I have

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Nudes Anyone? Must Have Lipstick Staple

Nude lipstick is a makeup must have. Whether you’re going glam or doing the bare minimum, there’s always a need for a nude lip. For women of color, finding your perfect nude can be a pain. Not to worry, our

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