Post #16- Matte, Satin, & Shine. Let’s talk about texture!

If you’ve been reading and watching for any length of time in this Lipstick quest of mine, then you would know that I love a good stay-in-place-matte lip. You would also know that I am broadening my sights and setting them once again on gloss and satin finishes. In the last couple of years, aContinue reading “Post #16- Matte, Satin, & Shine. Let’s talk about texture!”

Post #3 Black Owned Cosmetics (Part 1)

#Black Lips Matter Stay tuned, as this will be an on-going series of finds and comments that will take more than a couple of posts! My first personal experience with a Black-owned cosmetic brand was about 6 years ago. I grew up noticing the Iman and Black Opal brands usually placed in Black Hair storesContinue reading “Post #3 Black Owned Cosmetics (Part 1)”

Post #1- Two Toned Canvas

As a Woman of Colour, I am always looking for shades and hues that translate boldly and evenly across my two-toned lips. My top lip is brown and my bottom lip is a peachy-pink. When I’m hot or flustered, they’re both cherry red. (A name my peers called me in university.) This being the case,Continue reading “Post #1- Two Toned Canvas”