How often should I clean my makeup brushes?

To some extent, each brush may need to be cleaned a little more (or a little less) than the other. For example, if you use lip brushes to apply your lipstick and glosses, you’ll probably want to clean them more often. Mainly because you change your lipsticks a bit more than any other beauty product…

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Do brown and dark skin women need sunblock?

The quick answer: yep. There’s no way around this. While brown and darker skin has a natural “protection” against sun damage and sun burn from their increased amount of melanin, the truth is that they still need to wear sunscreen. Some women with darker skin may have a natural SPF of 13, but that doesn’t…

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EXCLUSIVE: Heat Free Hair Debuts New Blow Out Collection!

Beautifully Brown is so honored to be the first to announce the new Blow Out collection by Heat Free Hair! Over the weekend, I got the amazing chance to catch up with founder and owner, Ngozi Opara, in an exclusive interview on her road to success, the new collection and what it’s like being a…

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Orange Blush is Pretty Much Perfect for Brown Skin

For a few months now, the talk around the town has been that orange blush is a very commonly over-looked beauty must-have for women of color. More specifically, women with darker skin have been questioning the idea of orange blush being the go-to for a flushed, sun glowing look. Two weeks ago, a fab fellow…

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How to Actually Clean Your Face

Over the years, I’ve realized that there is a better, more efficient way to cleanse your face. As a beauty editor, I realized this through many expert interviews and interactions. Cleaning your face to its best is a process and many women, not surprisingly, have been doing it wrong. First, Remember Your Key Factors: The…

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Should you start multi-masking?

The quick and easy answer: probably so. But what is multi-masking? It’s is the process of applying two different masks that are meant to target your multiple skincare issues at once. We’ve all heard that doing a mask once or twice a week is great for hydration, brightening, acne-prevention, etc. But, what we hadn’t really…

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