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Ms. JJ is giving us Vampire REALNESS with this great Vampire inspired makeup tutorial for dark skinned ladies! I love that she kept the eyes light. It makes the look very wearable. As a black woman, I know that a dark, almost black lipstick paired with the kind of dark eye makeup you usually see [...]
I heart MAC Woodwinked. I think it’s a great color for any skin tone! ScandalousBeauty has some great tutorials. Make sure you check out her YouTube Channel.
This video from ShinyFashion on Youtube is titled “How to: Party makeup for dark skin“. Um…this sista is NOT dark skinned by my standards as an African American woman…I’m just saying. Never-the-less, it’s a great tutorial for my caramel brown divas out there. I LOVE the color on her lids. YAY, Urban Decay! Party it [...]
Don’t: Line lips with black eyeliner. This look, based on a trend set by Naomi Campbell back in the nineties, is no longer in fashion and is not as flattering as some women believe. Lip liner should never look like a dark ring encircling the mouth. Do: Match lip liner with lipstick and blend. Your [...]
Exegesis is a Makeup Diva. You have to check out her blog and her other video tutorials. Awesome eyeshadow looks.
Black girls can wear blue eyeshadow with the Indigo Smokey Eye Look. Purple and Dark Indigo and Navy Blue are very, very hot for fall. How To Create Indigo Smokey Eyes 1. First line your inner rims of your lower lash lines with a black eye pencil. 2. Carefully line your lower lash lines with [...]
Video tutorial master and blogger Scandalousbeauty gives you the basics for creating your eyeshadow looks. I can’t say it enough…The key to great eyeshadow: Prime your lids!! That is the key…especially if you have oily eyelids. She suggests the paint pots, but I recommend the regular paint (that she says she used to love more [...]