Real Women Wear Bikinis (Right?)

I’d always been pretty confident with my body and it’s curves. Mainly because I had to. At 27 years old, buying any other kind of bathing suit other than a bikini just felt weird. But, I was sort of dreading the idea as I purchased my new suit in an HM in New York City…

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3 Show Stopping Lavender Purple Lip Colors for Dark Skin

What you’ll soon learn about me, and the rest of the BB girl crew is that we’re all about bright lip colors on dark and brown skin. There’s no interest in feeding into the “norm” of what Brown women have been expected to wear. So, you’ll imagine my excitement when I fell in beauty love…

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This is what happens when 25 Black beauty bloggers travel to Jamaica

Two weeks ago, I was blessed to travel to Jamaica on behalf of Strength of Nature alongside 25 other Black influential bloggers and editors to bask in the sun at the Royalton White Sands Resort in Montego Bay. I’d never been on a press trip (or any trip for that matter) with that many people,…

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The Best Spring 15′ Makeup Trends for Brown Women

Straight off the runway, we present our top beauty looks for Brown women to rock this season.

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Get the Look: My Easy, Natural Beach Makeup

Two weeks ago, I found myself preparing to pack for an amazing trip with Strength of Nature to Jamaica. Completely forgetting what warm weather felt like, I realized after stuffing my makeup bag that I was wasting my time, trying to pack unnecessary makeup that I wouldn’t need or use in the Jamaican humid weather. Plus,…

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15 Inspiring Brown Women You Should Follow on Instagram

Bored with the people you’re following on Social Media? Spruce up your everyday scroll with 15 of our most inspiring Brown women on Instagram. Instagram is great for finding sources of inspiration. The people that you follow can sometimes have an impact on the sort of life you may want to live. For example, if…

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For the Brown Brides-to-Be—This Magazine is For You

Chances are: if you are a woman of color getting ready to plan her wedding, searching for a dress and marry her longtime boo, you more than likely have realized that most mainstream bridal magazines don’t feature women that look like you. But I’ve heard that companies similar to Winnie Couture (https://www.winniecouture.com/) offer an extensive…

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