Cosmetic Launch Roundup: June 1-8, 2022

Morphe released its annual Pride collection with 100% of the proceeds going to the Trevor Project. Made With Pride features the 9N Love Shines palette ($13), 9Q Love Matters palette ($13), Face & Body Gems ($8), and 5-piece Eyebrush Set ($26). Get proud with the collection, available on Morphe’s website and in Morphe stores. BPerfect…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: February 8-14, 2022

Yinnabelle Beauty added four more shades to the Kawaii Girl Lipgloss collection, created five beautiful lipsticks under the Anime Girl moniker, and a new blush collection called Cutie Blushes. The 4 new glosses ($13 each) are Pinky (sparkling pink), Darling (peachy nude), Strike (pinky beige), and Barbie (“barbie pink”).  The Anime Girl lipsticks ($12.50 each)…

New Aboni Cosmetics’ Lipsticks + Swatches

I’ve never been shy about my love for Aboni Cosmetics’ liquid lipsticks. The formula is one of the best on the market and lasts all day with a smudge-proof guarantee. Seeing how they are changing the liquid lipstick game, Aboni released several shades over the last year and I was fortunate enough to get the…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: January 9-16, 2022

Pinky Rose Cosmetics gave its original contour palette a facelift and added three sisters to the collection. The original is Contour 2 (medium to dark) while the new Extreme Contour palettes are 1 & 3 (light to medium and dark to deep; $22 each) and the Correct & Conceal cream palette ($22). You can pick…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: November 24-30, 2021

Zodiac Cosmetics finally released its mesmerizing Element palette collection. Each element (earth, water, air, fire) has a palette with the perfect color story to represent it. You can choose your element for $42 on Zodiac Cosmetics’ website. Meera Beauty teased their holiday collection for a week and dropped it just in time for Black Friday….

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 17-23, 2021

Oden’s Eye Cosmetics collaborated with three beauty influencers for the Legendary Diversa collection of three very different palettes. The first palette, created with Thefancyface, is called Hummingbird and was inspired by the gorgeous hummingbirds in Jamaican rainforests. The second palette, Giant Wolves, is the brainchild of Annette’s Makeup Corner and filled with earthy and grungy…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: April 9-16, 2021

Something is definitely in the air because there are even more brands on this Roundup than last week and things are heating up. Lippies and palettes fought for top spot; which team are you on?

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: April 1-8, 2021

April showers brought indie flowers as seen by the slew of products we were gifted this week. Collections reigned supreme but the standalone products demanded attention too. Shall we?

5 Brands for Perfectly Kissable Lips

Valentine’s Day is three days away and for those of you fortunate enough to have a Valentine, I have the perfect post in mind for you. For my singles (heyyy), you can still rock a glam look and make it a self care day.

Black Owned Brands You Need In Your Collection

To celebrate Black History Month, I’m highlighting black owned brands who not only produce stellar products but also embody the spirit of black excellence. As with every brand mentioned on this blog, everything is affordable and fabulous.