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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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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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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Um, Little Diane From ‘Blackish’ is Our Boo

Who else saw the Blackish Bloopish episode tonight? Oh, y’all were watching Empire? Whatever. It took me a while to actually love the show, but now I can’t get enough, and it’s all because of one fabulous little lady: Marsai Martin a.k.a Diane a.k.a the cutest little girl on TV right now. First of all,…

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The One Beauty Magazine Every Brown Girl Should be Reading

Chock-full of different shades, hues and ethnicities (some of the time), Glam Belleza Latina is probably a magazine that most women of color have either a) never heard of, b) wouldn’t have a clue of where to “buy”, or c) have heard of, but didn’t feel compelled to read because, well, the name of the…

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Welcome To Beautifully Brown

Welcome to BeautifullyBrown.com It was only a year or so ago that I thought about how tired I was of not seeing ample information on the internet about black women and beauty. Yeah, there were many black beauty vloggers, bloggers and influencers that were creating amazing content for black women to absorb. But there was…

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Pretty Period

That Time I Was Featured on Pretty Period. Dr. Yaba. Blay. Know the name. Remember it. Recite it. No, but seriously. Meeting this woman was beyond one of the most impactful times of my life. Her sincere focus on reminding Black, brown skin and dark skin women that we are not “pretty for brown/dark girls”,…

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