Photo from @herbeautylife via Instagram

Photo from @herbeautylife via Instagram

Dive into summer with an updated skin routine that protects your skin for full day at the beach, and replenishes your skin after a long day in the sun. Revamp your wardrobe by adding some new summer pieces. Get yourself ready for a much needed vacation. Your Summer to-do list may be long but be sure to pen in some time for friends and make everyday an adventure even if you’re not going on a traditional vacation.

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May Skincare Update 2019

What is Hyaluronic Acid?


5 Reasons Why Your Acne Wont’t Go Away

Review: Fresh Rose Floral Toner

I Tried Spaced Buns on My Natural Hair

I wanted to try something a little different. I have never done space buns before, but I love how they look.

Why You Need A Separate SPF


REVIEW: Dr Belmeur Advanced Collection

My First Wash And Go

Even as a natural newbie, I know that a Wash & Go is a staple in the curly hair world. Now I have done a few bantu-outs and single strand twists outs but never let my hair flourish with its true curl. 

REVIEW: Vanity Planet Hot & Cold Facial Wand

Single Cornrow and Slick Bun

Inspired by a Yara Shahidi look I saw on Blackish, I decided to do a natural protective sleek bun style for the week. The twist was that it had a single cornrow down the centre and a jewel adorned to make it look a little more stylish…

REVIEW: Laneige Water Sleeping Mask

Hydration vs Moisture

Hydration Vs. Moisture: What is The Difference?

In the simplest terms, the purpose of a hydrator is to bind water to the skin. On the other hand, the purpose of a moisturizer is to prevent water from leaving.

REVIEW: Wish Renewing Mud Mask and Nourishing Dew Mask

No more lazing around all day by the pool, or sleeping in till noon. Its back to the routine of hard labor disguised as this thing called education!

Write here…

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I Tried a Bentonite Clay Hair Mask

Bentonite clay has been used for years as a powerful ingredient to care for the skin and the hair. I tried making a deep conditioner hair mask filled with olive oil, bentonite clay and Rosemary essential oil. I put a plastic cap over my hair for about 1 hour to really let it soak in.

Should You Splurge on Eyeliner?

Top Skin Care No No's... and How To Fix Them

Who Was Linda Jones? [S01E04]

On this episode of Club 20, we are talking about 60s American Rhythm and Blues singer Linda Jones, gospel music, failure and resilience.

REVIEW: Murad Invisiblur Perfecting Shield Broad Spectrum SPF 30

REVIEW: Murad Invisiblur Perfecting Shield Broad Spectrum SPF 30

Who Was Baby Huey? [S01E03]

In this episode of Club 20, we focus on the young 60’s artist James Ramey. Psychedelic soul, depression and the gem he left behind.

Waterproof mascara can be a life saver when you get caught in the rain or chilling by the pool but it can be a hassle to remove.


Its been a while since I’ve bantu-out my hair so I decided to do so. I finally got my hands on the infamous EcoStyler and decided to give it a try. I also got the Shea Moisture Jamaican Black Castor Leave In Conditioner and wanted to try my hand at a nice twist out.

I Tried A Turmeric Mask For 10 Days


November Monthly Bullet Journal Spread 2018

How To Cure Dry Lips

Cracked, dry lips simply do not look good with liquid lipstick so we'll want to maintain a smooth base for the drier months.

How to Stay Healthy This Winter

How To Deal With Homesickness During Freshman Year

The Complete Guide To Saving Money On College Textbooks

I've even seen one textbook run upwards of 500$. These days, post-secondary education is expensive so you'll want to save on anything you can.

REVIEW: Schmidt's Bergamot and Lime Natural Deodorant

Apps For School

6 Apps Every College Student Needs

How to Fix 8 Most Common Makeup Mistakes


Why Your Lipgloss Might Be Messing Up Your Lip Game

Ultimate Skin Spa System Review

UMC Week 14: Clarify and Resurface

It's week 14 and we're all about natural skin resurfacers. Jump into summer by shedding that layer of Winter's blues and clarify your skin just in time for those summer selfies!

REVIEW: Wet N Wild Comfort Zone

Sleek High Bun

Today I managed to put my stretched hair in a high bun (no flat-iron necessary) using a bun maker. Attention ladies and gents, my hair is long enough to FIT over a bun maker.

Hair Growth Length Check

I did a length check at the end of March. I periodically cut my ends off because I am trying to level out my hair. Once I get everywhere to 7 inches then I will focus on growing length. But for night now, my focus is fullness, even-ness and health.

No matter how or where you're traveling this summer, its a good idea to make sure you pack smart.

10 Qualities of A Good Foundation


I make a lot of videos about my skin, skin care and just products in general that are good for the skin. In order for you to know how my information can apply to you, I figure it is important if your know what I base my opinions.

The Right Way To Create a To-Do List

7 Best Places To Find KBeauty Products

Top 10 New Products at Sephora To Try

Best Ways To Pamper Yourself

REVIEW: Cover FX Clear Cover

What’s New in Skincare Fall 2018?

5 Ways to Use A Sheet Mask

DIY Ingredients to avoid… what to use instead

All About Frat Parties

September 2018 High Puff

After4 days rocking a wash and go (co-washing twice), I decided to finish off the last two days before wash day with a loose high bun.

Ultimate Mask Challenge Week 15: Ancient Secrets

Ultimate Mask Challenge Week 15: Ancient Secrets

Keeping A Dream Journal

Keeping a dream journal gives you a few minutes a day to simply write all that your mind releases. Time to reflect on your subconscious mind.

22-inch Grey Braids for Summer

The night before going to Africa, I decided to try something different with my hair. I have never had any sort of colour in my hair (besides brown of course) so I decided to attach grey extensions to my hair while I was traveling in Africa...

We spend so much on our perfumes wouldn't it be nice to try and preserve them like we do anything else?

Who Was Glen Goins? [S01E05]

This episode of Club 20, we're talking about 70s Funk legend Glen Goins, funkadelic sound, and independence.

REVIEW: Vanity Planet Spin For Perfect Skin

5 Things to Know About Managing Your Finances

Through extensive research, self help books and a frugal mother that helped me keep my finances in check, I have personally been able to avoid many unfortunate situations when it comes to money.

Here are 5 basic things you should know about managing your finances.