Cosmetic Launch Roundup: March 1-8, 2022

Ace Beaute went all out for its first lip collection. The expansive Pout Perfect collection features 7 Liquid Lipsticks ($16 each), 5 Lipsticks ($15 each), 4 Lip Liners ($12 each), 3 Glosses ($16 each), and a Lip Oil ($18). The packaging gives the collection a luxurious vibe and the shades are sultry and perfect for…

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)…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: December 25-31, 2021

Fashion Killa Cosmetics had fans in mind when the beautiful You Make Me Blush palette launched. The six shades promise rosy cheeks and are matte formulas. Grab You Make Me Blush for $30 on Fashion Killa’s website. Resilient Girl Beauty surprised dropped 10 new Lipgloss shades. $10 each; Don’t You Bare, Plumes, Bear Pawz, Eve,…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: December 17-24, 2021

Pinklipps Cosmetics finally dropped a skincare collection and fans are excited. The Skin Is In collection is composed of 4 products with natural, skin-loving ingredients like Vitamin C. Power Toner ($15), Pure Skin Scrub ($17), Super Cleanser ($14), and Rich Creme ($14). You can get the revitalizing collection on Pinklipps’ website. Aisuri Beauty blessed the…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: December 9-16, 2021

Colourpop finally delivered what fans had been asking for, an all matte palette. The Gone Matte palette is 30 shades of cool neutral shades and perfect for natural glam lovers. You can get the palette for $34 on Colourpop’s site. Pink Euphoria Cosmetics released four new lash styles during its restock. The dreamy styles are…

Gift Guide: Black Friday 2021

It’s that time of year where you search for the best deals on makeup for the makeup lover in your life. I’m here to break down the hottest sales from poppin indie brands to add to your collection ASAP.  Kara Beauty: 35% off sitewide (no code needed) Private Society Cosmetics: 50% off sitewide (no code…

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: July 9-15, 2021

Simply Posh Cosmetics captured Aurora Borealis perfectly with the stunning Northern Lights palette. A 12-pan duochrome shimmer palette, Northern Lights gives all the mystical colors you. Grab the palette for $29.95 online.  Eunique Beauty showed us the glory of the Motherland with the expansive Fashion Magazine Africa collection. This sprawling collection starts with three eyeshadow…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: June 8-15, 2021

Glamlite released its first ever collab with the trending influencer of 2021, Mikayla J. The Glamlite x MikaylaJmakeup collection features the 30-pan eyeshadow palette ($42), Poppin’ highlighter ($14), 2 false lash pairs ($12 each; Code Orange and Brand New), and a lip gloss set ($28). The full collection is $89 and available on Glamlite’s website….

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.