Review: Joy Crowned Natural Hair Products

So it’s been a while since I’ve written a review but I came across this amazing company called Joy Crowned Products.  As a 4b/4c natural hair girl, I’m always on the lookout for products that are organic, locally owned/small business and that actually work with my hair. 4c hair care starts with making sure your […]

Black Owned Makeup: Zanzi Beauty

So I came across this black-owned makeup company called Zanzi Beauty. I love anything cruelty free so I decided to try them out. (Paraben and Talc free) I tried their eyeshadow palette, foundation and tons of their lip paints. This black-owned makeup brand has amazing pigmented colors for everything they carry. The creator of this […]

Married at 22?!

This may sound crazy since we live in a generation where young marriage is looked down upon. A few decades ago this wouldn’t have been so surprising. My grandpa proposed to my grandma when she was 18. They were married for 53 years before he died. Living during these times and being married is sort […]

Bringing Back All Natural Black Hair

First of all, let me say this, promoting naturally curly hair on black women doesn’t mean I hate you for wearing weave or relaxing and straightening your hair. I wish we could embrace our natural beauty without feeling like we have to fit into our society’s idea of beauty. Whenever I see a natural woman […]

5 Stereotypes of Black Women We Need to End

1. All Black Women Wear Weaves and Get Perms This stereotype is probably the one that annoys me the most. First of all, not all black women like weave or perms. Take me for example, I HATE them. I’ve never had a perm or straightening agent in my hair and the last time I had […]