My Fragrance Wish List for Spring/Summer 2021

I recently celebrated a birthday and when asked what I wanted I quickly said a Sephora gift card as I wanted to start back wearing fragrances. I had been wearing body sprays, but wanted to look for a perfume (or a few) that would match my fragrance profile since it had evolved over the years….

Product Highlight: Maybelline Fast Gel Nail Lacquer

This is a deal at $2! I made a quick store run this past weekend and an end cap featuring these Maybelline polishes caught my attention. I saw the label and say that the label claimed it to be “fast” and I thought, “Hmmm, could this really work?” I tell myself for two bucks I…

Beauty News:  Ulta Beauty is Coming to Select Target Stores

There is a new Ulta Beauty Experience coming to Target stores and Target.com! The in person shopping experience will feature established and up and coming prestige brands. Beginning in 2021, Ulta Beauty will be located near the beauty section in 100 select  Target locations with the list growing over the next few years. Here is…

Beauty Myth: “I’m Too Dark for That”

This article originally appeared in a May 2017 post of Diva Chronicles while I was working a short stint in retail. I am no longer at that place of employment, but my feelings expressed in the article are the same. They were reignited when Melissa Fredericks, better known as Mrs. Kev on Stage, and is…

Beauty News: Mented Cosmetics is Now at Target

Mented Cosmetics, a black woman owned cosmetics brands, joins their peers such as The Lip Bar and Coloured Raine in the beauty aisle. Mented Cosmetics will be sold in select Target retail locationd and online. The offerings include lipsticks, lip liners, and lip gloss. Get your shop on girl!