Beauty boxes has been my go to for trying new beauty products. I honestly haven’t been buying any new beauty products the way that I used to. I’ve been subscribed to a few beauty boxes like Birch box, Cocotique, Ipsy as well as Walmart. Now out of all of the beauty boxes I just named, Walmart is the only one that doesn’t send you a box every month. They deliver you one box each season, so that’s 4 times a year. Also out of all the boxes I just named Walmart is the most inexpensive subscription at only $5.
I like beauty boxes a lot. I’ve also ended up with so much stuff that I don’t use. So I decided to take a break from them until I use up the many samples I already have. However, if you’re the type that would like to experience the beauty box subscriptions I suggest that you do your research to find out what type of subscription you’re interested in regarding price and product offers. Sign up wait receive and voila your products have arrived. Plus you’re able to personalize your beauty box profile making sure that your samples are packaged with you in mind. I love that part!
So as you can see not bad for just $5 each. This is the only box I’m still receiving.
Are you currently receiving any monthly box subscriptions? If so, what company and why?
I hope this week has been good to you. Happy Thursday!💫
Peace Love & Light
Lately I’ve been rocking my hair curled when I have time to do so. For those of you that know me or follow me on social media can easily see how much I love my hair straightened. However lately I’ve been really loving my face, look and hair in curls. It make my hair look very nice and full. The curls are always so vibrant and bouncy. Now I do have a problem with them lasting long but I hope to eventually find something that can help them last longer.
Yasss bih yass!
So far I use a heat protection by Chi, and I use my beveling iron on 375 to achieve the look. Voila!
See why I love these Curls for the Girls?! They are so pretty plus they make me feel more sexy. Oh and my man thinks their pretty on me too.
Do you wear curls? If so, what is it that you do to make your curls last? Let’s chat about it.
Today is my last day on vacation, so back to work for me tomorrow. I’m not excited about it, but I’m cool with it. Can’t wait to be working, doing what I love because I know only then will I be excited about my work days. I’m getting there too, this year.
I hope this Monday is going well for you.
Peace Love & Light
So I got my Ipsy glam bag for January I think it was and they’d given me this beauty called Naked Cosmetics Desert Sunset. I’m unsure of what the makeup name for this product would be but if I had to guess I’d say some type of highlighter. It’s glittery shimmer and I love me some glittery shimmer. What you think love it or leave it?
I say love it! I haven’t used it yet but I plan to on my up and coming trip. I plan to use it on my eyelids, my upper chest area (yes I said my upper chest😂) and I guess on my highest points of my cheek bones kinda. I guess! Ion kno! But I’ll be sure to share a cute pic or two with it on.
Have you used this product before? If so, where did you use it? I’m more of a lipstik n lash kinda lady so I’m such an amateur when it comes to makeup product knowledge. I’m interested tho, mainly in knowing how to make my own face up. Put ah glam beat on my own face! Ya know! So I’m thinking that would require a little product knowledge. Any who!
Are you following me? If so, I absolutely adore you. If not, 😤 Really? Okaaay, well it’s not too late just do it now. It’s easy peezy doggy squeezy. Yeah I have a four year old who says this all the time.😅 Any who, I hope all is well on this beautiful Wednesday. Until next time.
Peace Love & Light
Hey Y’all! 👋
I got to start off by saying yesterday was a total fkn joke and I can’t believe my Falcons gave up 2nd half but I guess better luck next time eh.They did play a great season (my better way of looking at it). Tuh!🏈😝
Anywho this post is about my Lola Bunny Mink strip lashes. I purchased them from DoubleAMakeup.com. I wear strip lashes very often so when the owner of Double A Make, Arielle mentioned she was coming out with a eyelash line being the “Lash Goddess” I am I had to support her. I was excited to try them so I put my pre-order in. They came packaged well and they also came with a gift inside the packaging for being one of the first to purchase. As you can see the gift was my other favorite, a lipstik. Yasss!💄👄 Proud customer!
Arielle is a makeup artist in Atlanta GA that offers mobile services. She even offers one on one basic makeup sessions for you to learn to do your own makeup. So you can learn a little something if you’re interested in doing so. She’s amazing at what she does. Trust me and go check her out on Instagram and follow shop with and support her @arielleantoinette_makeup. Thank me later ladies. Oh she’s affordable too!
The Lola Bunny’s are under $15 and is a great buy at that price. Trust me I’m the everyday lash chick so I would know. Hell I’m a lash guru! 🤔 Or at least I think I am.😂 Any who here’s more pics! Oh and my natural hair has been fleeking lately. Can you say new bevel irons. Today was wash and straighten day too.💁
Go to www.doubleamakeup.com to get you a pair. Tell her Bella sent ya!😉
Today is a new week to continue something, start something or end something. Let’s get it!
Happy Monday Luvs!
LOTD: LA Colors Matte Lipstick; Starlet-CML470💄
Peace Love & Light
I have been using this Radha Organics Moisturizer & Cleanser that I got from my last Cocotique Beauty Box. In case you haven’t heard about Cocotique they are a brown girl beauty box subscription company that sends out nice brown girl friendly products to you every month for a flat rate of $20 monthly. If you are interested in a beauty box with them go to Cocotique and sign up.
Any who so about this Radha Oragnics, I use the Cleanser in the shower click here to read about it. I love the way it smells. It’s just a fresh smell an organic smell it reminds me of Nubian Heritage soaps that I enjoy using. It doesn’t lather up much but I squeeze one pump apply to my face/neck leave on for a full minute or two then rinse. My face feels instantly fresh and it gets my makeup (light coverage) off too.
After the shower I use one pump of the Moisturizer (click here to read about it) and it feels fresh smell fresh and it’s not greasy. My skin feels nice afterwards. Nothing spectacular just a nice fresh organic moisturiser. I like both products but honestly I’m just a water rinse coconut oil or Cetaphil for my daily use kinda chick. I don’t use lots of products, I just like to try them out.
Luckily I have nice skin all the time. So I don’t complicated my life about particular skin products because simple things do the trick like olive oil and even vaseline. Aside from under eye darkness my skin is perfect. However, I’ve become accustomed to under eye darkness. Any who, will I buy I buy this product, yes, as long as the price fits my budget at the time of purchase. For me you really can’t go wrong with organic products in less for some reason your skin just don’t like it other than that they are the better products for us all.
Have you tried Radha Organics before?🤔 If so, which ones (s)?🤔 It’s the weekend Falcons are about to turn TF up AND WIN this game. I hope your weekend be lit/cool/relaxing/productive you know, all that. Happy Fridays Luvs!✌
It’s Super Bowl 51 baby!🏈
Peace Love & Light
Here are some really nice inexpensive lippies from NYX. They are called NYX Soft Matte Lip Creme (s). I bought mines from a Sally’s beauty supply store. The are matte but with a creamy feel to them. Very soft on the lips as it glide on easy due to it being a creme. It dries matte but with moisture. It does not dry out my lips at all. I love them, they are nice.
They are all that you gotta try them out if you haven’t already. They had more colors but I didn’t want them. I got them in four different colors. The color pigment is great. They are price at less than $7 for each one. Not bad, right?!
Morocco again! 💋
All four colors.
Addis Ababa 💋
Let me know if you’ve tried them before. If so, what do you think? I sending you positive vibes this week. Remember to pray and slay this week. Happy Monday to you! 💄
Until next time luvs…
I got this perfume a while ago Lam bought it for me. I’d mentioned to him that I wanted it so when he came home with it I was very happy & couldn’t wait to smell it on myself. I’d only smelled it from my magazines. It’s the Yves Saint Laurent Black Opium which was definitely a great buy for only $115 before tax at Macy’s. I love it!
I get plenty of compliments on this bad baby. It’s said to have white flowers of jasmine sambac & vanilla beans for smell. It smells very floral yet woody too. A great mixtureof both with a seductive type of tang to it. That description tho. (–) The slogan they have for it is pretty dope too. It goes “Black, not a color, an attitude” Hey now! I can feel that baby! So yes, this has been added to my constant growing perfume collection.
Have you ever smelled it before? Your thoughts if you have?
What are you wearing right now, today?