These Black-Owned Cosmetics Brands Can Have All My Coins

I hate that every time drama rolls around that involves a black-owned brand, the entire genre seems to take a hit. I’m not going to get into negativity, but wanted to take this opportunity to post about black-owned makeup brands I absolutely love.

Mented Cosmetics: The first time I used Mented was when my page was fairly new, and they had a DC pop-up. KJ and Amanda were both incredibly helpful and nice to everyone at the booth, and it felt like I was shopping for a new lipstick with my girlfriends. Their shades are some of my favorites, and this year they have been kicking ass with new products. Their foundation is my favorite, and they’re releasing blushes soon. Please note, I am an affiliate with Mented, but started using their products before I ever worked with them or had a code (which really had me flattered because I already loved them!).

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Mented Came Out with MATTE Nude Lipsticks! + IG Giveaway

Giveaway Rules!

  • Follow @dupeblack on IG
  • Follow @mentedcosmetics on IG
  • tag your bestie in the comments on my Mented post below!

Buy your Mented here for 15% off!! (aff. link): https://www.mentedcosmetics.com/?rfsn… Contest ends 9/27 at 11:59pm EST Good luck!

Mented Satin and Gloss Swatches: https://youtu.be/rBSScTB5-HA

ALSO check out: – Five Moisturizing Lipstick Lines You Need to Try: https://youtu.be/DTR-MajqTpM – Best Fall Lipsticks from Black-Owned Brands: https://youtu.be/0OYNCfNMpB4 – Winky Lux Cosmetics Review: https://youtu.be/fGh2DwAaPMM

Social Media to Follow: – Instagram: dupeBLACK – Twitter: @ellevate108 – Facebook: /ellevate108

 

FTC: This video is not sponsored and I was not required to do this video. Press box received courtesy of brand.

Four Fall Releases from Black-Owned Brands That Have Me Wearing My Uggs Already!

It’s that time of year again where our little makeup hearts are filled with joy, but our wallets are taking a beating. The fall season always brings gorgeous new makeup releases for fall and the holiday season, if you want to get a head start. Like I did last year, I’ll be trying my best to buy gifts from black-owned brands and monitor new releases. Here are just four that have me intrigued, and the season hasn’t even started yet.

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