Summer Wedding Guest Outfit

It’s officially summer wedding season, and I think there’s often confusion about what is appropriate to wear to weddings. In this weather, what is the right summer wedding guest outfit? Short answer is that there really is no answer. Many factors go into determining the right outfit – the location, the time of day, and the vibe of the couple play…
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Do Black Women Need Sunscreen?

As ridiculous as this may sound, I didn’t think I needed sunscreen until about last year. I actually always used to wonder “do Black women need sunscreen?” until I’d gone on vacation to Mexico and I couldn’t understand why my face stung every time I put something on it! I’d later realized that I was sunburnt even though it didn’t…
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Travel Beauty Essentials

The more that I travel, the less and less I bring with me. It’s too much of a hassle to worry about whether items are TSA-proof and honestly, I need more space in my suitcase so I can shop! On my most recent trip to San Francisco, I realized my beauty bag was the most bare-bones it’s ever been. I’m…
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San Francisco Travel Diary

At the beginning of this month, I made my way to San Francisco for the first annual Pinterest conference. San Fran (I know locals hate that!) has always been on my bucket list, so when Pinterest extended the invitation to attend I jumped at it. San Francisco did not disappoint with it’s beautiful rolling hills and great food. It actually…
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The Search for a Vitamin C Serum

I am currently on a quest to find the magic potion that will make my acne scars disappear. If you follow me, you know that I’ve been dealing with some acne issues lately (honestly, I don’t know where TF it’s coming from at this point), and I have the battle wounds to prove it. Riddled along my cheeks are jaw…
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