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Chemical Peel Results After a Glycolic and Salicylic peel

Chemical Peels That Will Make Your Skin Look Flawless

Switch up your skincare regimen You ever wonder why certain celebrities like Nicole Murphy, Karrueche Tran, and Brandy Norwood have impeccable skin? It's because these ladies have found a skincare regimen that works well for them. It's now time for you to try a new skincare routine, chemical peel, that will have everyone turning their heads. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QuK7s1MZUlA[/embed] What is a Chemical Peel? A chemical peel is a procedure designed to remove dead skin cells of the face and make the surface of the face appear smooth and fresh. There are various forms of chemical peels ranging from light to deep, dependent upon your skin type, per Skin Tightening Sage. Light chemical peels are known to have mild penetration when applied and all skin types can experience this procedure. Your skin will recover immediately after...

Is Strobing the New Contour?

We've all heard about the infamous highlight and contour but it's another beauty trend that has the beauty counters buzzing. Strobing is all about drawing more natural light to your face, hence the catchy name. Many professional face-beaters will tell you, the technique has been around for ages, but we all love a new, sexy name for a trend, right? This highlighting trick can make your face look like it’s been dipped in crystals. And this technique isn't limited to your face. There’s strobing for your abs, legs, arms and just about every other body part you can think of! I haven’t personally done it but, I’ve seen other MUA’s do their legs, arms, and necks. Now before you brush off strobing or burn your contour brushes, give the makeup trick “all...

SAVE MONEY ON DUPES FOR MAC BLUSHES

Are they any blushes that are more iconic than MAC's? The colors, the textures, the abundance of options makes MAC one of the best places to shop. But if we're being real, they aren't exactly the cheapest options around. Here are 3 dupes for MAC blushes! #1) MAC Sunbasque vs NYX Terracotta: MAC Sunbasque is one of the most popular blushes for black women. A peach colored blush that is more like a cross between a blush and a bronzer, it's no wonder the ladies love this shade. NYX Terracotta is a perfect dupe for this one with it warm peachy color with hints of bronze. It has the same blush/bronzer effect and looks great on brown skin for half the price! #2) MAC Global Glow MSF...

THE BEST HIGHLIGHTERS FOR A GORGEOUS GLOW

Hey BGH Girls!!! Let's chat about highlighters! With highlighting, contouring, and strobing being all the rage, did you know that by simply adding highlights to your cheekbones, cupid’s bow, corners of the eyes, and bridge of the nose can give you an instant makeover? The right highlighter can accentuate your bone structure and give your skin a gorgeous glow. Below are some of the best highlighters to lighten up your look. Best Liquid Highlighter Liquid highlighters can be a bit tricky to use this one is a dream. Benefit High Beam, ($26, benefitcosmetics.com) is a pink-tinted highlighter onto the skin and blend it out for an awesome glow. This is the best highlighter for those with lighter complexions. You’ll look like you just fell from heaven! No shade! Best...

TOP 5 MAKEUP SETTING SPRAYS!

You spend over an hour perfecting your makeup slay for girls night out, but before the night even gets started, you notice your makeup doesn't look as fresh as it did in the beginning. That where makeup setting sprays can help. Here are our top 5 makeup setting sprays to help keep your make up in place no matter what the night brings! Model in a bottle Model in a Bottle Original Makeup Setting Spray is the one that started it all. With just a few sprays of Model in a Bottle®, you can lock in that perfect makeup look without any touchups. The one-of-a-kind matte finish setting spray makes sure you stay gorgeous by holding your makeup in place all day or night! It’s the perfect...

SIMPLE WAYS TO WEAR TRENDY MAKEUP COLORS FOR ANY COMPLEXION

This article is geared to put to rest the misconceptions over certain makeup trends being more appealing on a lighter skin tone. Whether it’s bright red lipstick or a light matte pink what works for you is not based on whether your complexion is light or dark, but what works best for you and the look that you’re trying to achieve at the moment. Click on the link below to view how women with darker complexions are rocking all different makeup colors. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/beautifully-brown-dark-girl-lookbook-photos_us_5665f404e4b072e9d1c71e7c #Transformationtuesdays...

HOW BLACK WOMEN CAN PREVENT A MAKEUP DISASTER!

All makeup products are not for everyone. Finding the right product and applying it correctly is important, if you want to produce a flawless natural look. Many African American women, who go through phases of finding what works best for their skin, often find themselves the focus of a bad makeup spectacle. There are MUST KNOW tips for wearing makeup,that every African American woman should adhere to, in order to avoid a makeup conundrum. Click on the link below to get advice on the do and don’ts to wearing makeup for African American women. http://www.totalbeauty.com/content/article/african-american-makeup-tips #Transformationtuesdays...

GOODBYE FOOT ODOR & ATHLETE’S FEET

Summer is gone and now we are in closed toe shoes for cooler seasons, which can breed foot odor or even athlete’s feet. Foot odor may be caused by sweaty feet and rapidly growing bacteria. On the other hand, athlete’s feet is caused by a fungus (Tinea pedis) that gets into the upper layers of the skin of your feet of predisposed moist feet. It is contagious from contact with folks that have fungus, walking barefoot in public moist places such as health clubs, locker rooms, and swimming pool areas.  Here are some common symptoms and over the counter tips! SYMPTOMS: MOIST RED, ITCHY TOE WEB RASH (esp. between the 4th/5th toe web) and BLISTERING DRY,THICK, SCALY, CRACKED SKIN ALL OVER BOTH FEE (with or...

DIY MAKE-UP SETTING SPRAY!

Getting your make up to look flawless for the entire day is probably every girl’s dream. I swear I look my best, but by the end of the work day, after being in the hot sun, my face looks like it’s been through someone’s washing machine. My skin tends to more oily during the summer months, so that also effects the life of my makeup once applied. However, I have recently found that make-up setting spray has helped fix these makeup woes; I have makeup artist Stacey Washington to thank for that! I typically use makeup spray after I finish with my makeover. The spray even helps my foundation look less cakey and more natural. Now that you know the importance of a make-up spray, let’s...