Check Out the Beat Bib Giveaway on DupeBLACK!

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GIVEAWAY CLOSED. My @beatbib has been getting worked, y’all! The thing I love most about this beauty tool I never knew I needed is that I don’t have to worry about keeping wipes nearby – I can wipe my hands and brushes off on the bib and continue my makeup. It also has pockets if you want to keep products and brushes in them, which I think is great for travel and MUAs. No need to wait until you’ve finished your makeup to get dressed – just go! Now for the giveaway deets: we will be giving away one Beat Bib – all you need to do is be following @beatbib and me, like this post, and tag your fave makeup buddy in the comments. No repost required. I will select one winner at random next Monday (July 16th) at 3pm EST. The winner will also receive a surprise product from one of my favorite black-owned brands. Cool? Let me know if you have questions 💖 #dupeblack #blackowned #giveaway #beatbib #beatbibgirls #beauty #makeupforblackwomen

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Five Amazing Loose Highlighters From Black-Owned Brands to Sparkle This Summer

If you’ve been following me for awhile now, you know that I absolutely love to shimmer and sparkle (I mean, come on, GLITTER). Summer is the perfect time to really glow because a) you’re most likely showing more skin and b) the sun reflects mica and glitter particles in the most gorgeous way. Loose highlighters are especially good for getting an intense glow (they also tend to have more glitter so be aware if you’re more of a subtle shimmer lover), so let’s go over my top five for this season.

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Skincare Tips and Reviews Ft. Estee Lauder and Cosmedix

Just like hair products, I think that reading ingredients is absolutely imperative when it comes to skincare. There are ingredients that I’ve found that my skin doesn’t particularly like, and it needs different things depending on the climate. The skincare industry is a huge part of the beauty industry, especially for women, and brands have no issue capitalizing off of this and jacking up their prices, promising to give us products that make our skin perfect and can make a 60-year old look 30. But are these all worth it? Check out my review of Estee Lauder and Cosmedix products below, two prestige skincare brands. I also discuss ingredients and what you can look for in your products.

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