Cosmetic Launch Roundup: July 24-31, 2022

Ambreesh Cosmetics embodied the saying “patience is a virtue”, finally releasing its first eyeshadow palettes. There are two 9-pan palettes; Eyes On Me is a luscious jewel-toned palette while Me, Myself, and Eye is a glamorous earth-toned palette. Each palette is available now for $36 on Ambreesh’s website. Withlove Cosmetics made wearing false lashes a…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: June 24-30, 2022

Beauty Glazed is back on the Roundup with the dazzling jewel-toned Glamour Duo eyeshadow palettes. There are 10 duos, one shade is a matte and the other is a complementary shimmer shade. You can get your fave duo (or duos) for $3.90 each on Beauty Glazed’s website. Vampiva Cosmetics dropped the second shade in its…

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: November 9-15, 2021

Playing In Makeup By Yolondo finally released its 39-pan eyeshadow palette, Relentless. The rainbow palette contains 36 matte shades and 3 pretty shimmers, maximizing any looks you could dream up. Relentless is $60 on PIMBY’s site. Baddest Takeover took us back to high school with the Homegirls High School Edition Binder palette. The palette’s packaging…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: September 9-16, 2021

Hipdot combined the American tradition of game night with makeup and it is enthralling! Hipdot x Game Night collection is a collab with Hasbro and features three eyeshadow palettes: Monopoly Money Moves ($30), Ouija ($26), and Play-Doh Super Color ($26). There is also the full collection bundle ($74) and everything is available on Hipdot’s site….

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: August 24-31, 2021

Gavissi Beauty took their popular Retro Liner formula and gave them an update. The Split Cake Liner collection features 15 liners ($12 each), some being monochromatic (like Lemonade) while others are themed (like Carnival and Lollipop). There are also 3 UV Split liners ($18 each; pastel, neon, and chrome). Each split liner comes with three…

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: July 1-8, 2021

Metamorphosis Bf gave highlighters an adorable twist with the ultra cute Cookie Highlighter collection. The collection features four shades with a bear etched in the middle. Strawberry, Oatmeal, Peachy, and Sugar are $6.99 each or bundled for $24.99 on Metamorphosis’ website. BH Cosmetics released its seventh palette in the Birthstone collection, this time the red-themed…

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.

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: January 17-24, 2021

Good vibes and beautiful collections all around this week. Valentine’s Day is heavy on the brain with several collections and bundles going up on websites while some brands kept the new year feeling for a bit longer.

Cosmetic Launch Roundup: January 1-8, 2021

It is finally 2021 and it’s being welcomed with lots of kisses, judging from how many lip products launched this week. The amount of brands and products we got this week looks like it’s going to be an eventful year for the beauty community.