My friend Abby is #nailgoals personified. She has had super long, Adele style nails for as long as I can remember. Even after two beautiful babies, she has managed to keep her claws. “It’s my thing”, she says. I have decent nails but I have never been able to get them quite to Abby lengths … More Long and Strong : Ash’s Nail Care
Do you know what’s better than discovering a new lipstick brand? Discovering a new & local sista-run lipstick business. Thanks to social media, Yasheda Johnson – girl boss of Ajani Cosmetics – became one of my most active Instagram followers (and vice-versa) over the past year. So when she relaunched her brand and website a … More #TalentedinToronto Product Review – Ajani Cosmetics
I suffer from frequent headaches. They are most commonly tension headaches that seem to be stemming from tension in the back of my neck and will radiate around my head and to my temples. Extremely annoying, but luckily usually not as severe as a migraine. Because of these frequent headaches, I take a lot of … More Headache remedy? Saje Peppermint Halo
Have you ever found yourself scrolling through Facebook and someone shared something that made you say: “Oh, I’ll be trying that”? Especially when you see how easy it was? I know you’re nodding your head right now! Someone shared a post about making mango fruit roll-ups and I was all in. I fancy myself a … More DIY Fruit roll-ups
Can you guys BELIEVE that summer is pretty much over? We hope you had a great one – we sure did! Chris I will call this one The Lipgloss Edition! Soap & Glory Sexy Mother Pucker Lip Plumping Gloss Okay, you don’t have to say it…. I had zero business buying any type of lip … More August Get it or Forget it
If you follow us, then you may recall that I was recently inspired to make my own Whipped Hair and Skin butter after watching HeyFranHey and Shameless Maya in action on YouTube. So after watching Fran make Raw & Organic Deodorant a while back, OBVIOUSLY this meant that I had to try it especially since … More DIY Deodorant
Sigh… DIY – how we love thee. Ah… the Nutribullet – what was this life like before you? Wait… you ARE caught up on the Nutribullet posts, right? There are like a katrillion of them so it’s best if you hop to it. Okay, just click the links below: NutriBullet Superfood Nutrition Extractor Ice Cream in The Nutribullet Nutribullet … More DIY Whipped Hair & Skin butter… using the Nutribullet!
As many of you may know, dying your hair black is quite the commitment. Even though it is not far off from my natural dark brown hair, there is just something about black dye that grips to your hair and holds on for dear life. I dig black hair, but I get bored easily. So, … More Lightening Hair Naturally… with Vitamin C!
If you read my post about my first CurlKit subscription, you’d know that I’d received a few leave in conditioners for my trying pleasure. In this post, I will talk about one and what I thought. This of course is all based on personal preference, though I make it a point to do extensive research … More Product Review – Naturalista Cosmetics Juicy Leave-In Conditioner