Jana's Afro Punk makeup inspired look is reminiscent of the club kids of the '90s with their baby backpacks, glitter, and candy necklaces.
It’s almost time for Afro Punk–the time of the year where all of the cool black kids and cool friends of cool black kids get dressed up in their best street wear to go stroll and cruise the streets of Brooklyn (being sure to walk in slow motion so that everyone can see), gorge themselves on calorie-heavy, envy-inducing food from fancy food trucks and out of towners pretend to have Brooklyn-accents just for the weekend (because who does not love a Brooklyn accent?) [Read more…]
We've found some of the best bronzing body oils for brown and black girls who want to shine bright like a diamond without the ashy look.
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Imagine you're in Barbados partying alongside Rihanna for Carnival. You’re decked out in all the festival regalia. You've got your jeweled bustier and your elaborate headdress. Your makeup is apropos and elegantly on fleek. Now take away all the fanfare and the feathers. The music and the dancing. What’s left? That amazing face.
It comes in 6 different shades and one clear matte--which means they work for women of color who have darker lip tones. There is also no need for a lip liner. It's all kinds of winning.
A few weeks ago we spotted Aïda at a Make Up For Ever event. She walked through the door and we couldn’t help but to double take. She was tall and beautiful and her dark black skin was so lustrous. That’s the best way to describe it. It was late at night and she was shining like a diamond. We knew we had to meet this beautiful woman and
beg her ask her if she’d like to shoot with us. [Read more…]