Archive for January, 2010

Today’s Pick: MAC Dazzleglass in “Get Rich Quick”

[ 0 ] January 12, 2010 |

“Get Rich Quick” is a warm toffee brown with pink sparkles (and a hint of yellow undertone).  Very sheer so it’s a good rule to layer it over another gloss or a lipstick.  It’s a wonderful tone to layer over your favorite Viva Glam color or other pinks, roses, and nudes.  I think it’s a […]

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Makeup fun with Boys: The sPNation

[ 0 ] January 11, 2010 |

This is a new series of posts I’m starting here on Makeup 4 Black Women.  I’ve found that some of the African American bois on YouTube have some of the best makeup videos.  When you are able to transform your masculine face into feminine beauty, you have to know some tricks and techniques that we […]

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Nude Lip Colors for Black Women

[ 9 ] January 11, 2010 |

Looking for that perfect nude lipstick or gloss color to give your full lips even more pouty-ness.  Well here’s some helpful info. Here are Anita Sharma’s Picks: For Espresso, Chestnut skin tones: Pricey: Bobbi Brown-Cocoa, Rich Cocoa, Putty or Chocolate Inexpensive: Clinique Different-Tenderheart or MAC-Plastique or Jubilee Sam Fine says that with nude lips “the eyes […]

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Drug Store Finds: Dollar Store Makeup

[ 0 ] January 10, 2010 |

In this Video, Beautifuldaymua gives you some advice on finding makeup and products at your local drug stores and dollar stores. Anytime you find some great matte nail polish colors and a $1 replacement for a $24 Shiseido shadow…it’s a good day.

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“Ethnic Makeup” at Macy’s

[ 2 ] January 10, 2010 |

Googled “African American Makeup” today and Ethnic Makeup at Macy’s was a featured ad  link highlighted above the results.  Excited to see what brands and product lines they recommend for black women, I clicked on the link.  Sigh.  What I saw was a missed opportunity to serve multiple under-served audiences. The page is not set […]

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Sorry for the delay

[ 0 ] January 10, 2010 |

We’re back on track.

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