My Mom Is Why

May 08, 15 My Mom Is Why

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Just shortly after Mother’s Day last year, my mother was stricken with an undiagnosed heart disease. Later this month, I will be walking in the 2015 Heart Walk KC to raise awareness and research funds for heart disease. Heart disease is the number one killer of all Americans and African Americans, in particular, are at even higher...

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Amber’s Spring Essentials Shopping List

Mar 26, 15 Amber’s Spring Essentials Shopping List

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Spring is FINALLY upon us! There’s no better time to give your beauty stash a refresh, and with all the amazing new product releases this season, you’re sure to find some new favorites. It’s hard to narrow it down to just a few products, but here are the products that are on my Spring beauty shopping list! BECCA...

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UPDATE + Check Me Out on MyColoures.com

Jan 23, 15 UPDATE + Check Me Out on MyColoures.com

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Hey dolls! I know it’s been a while, so I wanted to hop on and let you all know where I’ve been and what’s been going on. My life has been a whirlwind of work, a very serious health scare with my mom, and my own health run-ins, among the other usual stressors that we all go through in life. I hope you understand...

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Bombshell Gift Guide: Brown Girl (and Guy) Owned Beauty Brands

Dec 05, 14 Bombshell Gift Guide: Brown Girl (and Guy) Owned Beauty Brands

Posted by in Bath+Body, Featured, Hair Care, Headline, Makeup, Mens, Skin Care

The holidays are upon us and holiday shopping is in full gear. Given the heartbreaking events in the news recently, many African Americans are demonstrating our economic strength by shifting our significant spending power to support Black owned businesses. I love luxe beauty gifts, so I thought I’d round up my top picks from...

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Video: Recreate Salon Treatments at Home

Hey all! We all love those salon beauty treatments like gel manicures and facials, but they can add up! Check out my segment on Better Kansas City where I share some of my favorite products to get salon gorgeous results at home! KCTV5...

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Nude Shadows for Brown Skin

Nov 18, 14 Nude Shadows for Brown Skin

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There are few things that I utilize more in my makeup arsenal than nude and neutral eyeshadows. I LIVE for a bold lip color, so a nude eye is necessary to balance things out. But don’t think that a nude eye look has to be boring. With the right shade and texture, not to mention a swipe of eyeliner and mascara, a neutral eye...

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