Author: colouredBeautiful

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Updates & Revelations

Thank God for a new year! 2014 has arrived with the promise of change. I just wanted to share this video detailing the reasons for my absence and the revelations that God has been so gracious to let me in on. His sovereignty is what I am all about henceforth. I want His blessing in all that I do. When I get in the way of His plan….I fail and fall apart. It’s official…I need...

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BROWLESS & VAMPY: Makeup Transformation

Here’s a sexy yet creepy makeup transformation that I had a lot of fun shooting! I decided to leave the brows behind as I was inspired by an editorial piece I saw of Kim Kardashian as a Browless Vamp. The look is obviously artistic and made for special purpose…not an every day look. It’s quite simple to do and it does NOT require perfection! If you’re interested in watching the transformation process….WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW!...

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Retro Vibe: Peacock Smokies

So I created a new makeup look using greens and teals — very reminiscent of the boldest colors in the peacock feather. Because the eyes are so bold, I paired them with a nude lip to make the look a little easier to wear. Many of the products used can be found at the drugstore or online. If you enjoy colorful but wearable looks, you may also enjoy the video. Products used: Face Atelier/Revlon Colorstay...

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NATURAL HAIR: BOLD COLORS, HAIR CARE & FAVE PRODUCTS

This post is chocked full of hair care and product information about the maintenance of my natural color-treated hair. Keep reading…. After 3 years of being natural with a myriad of color and style changes, I’ve decided to start over. I’ve cut my hair again down to a TWA (Teeny Weeny Afro). It feels amazing to start fresh with a newfound desire to grow my hair as long and full as I can…or at least...

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FIX THAT JHERI CURL!!! Tutorial

If you are a fan of textured wigs…you know the ones with tight ringlets individualized to perfection. Well, if you are not aware, those types of units look best when the ringlets are brushed out or at least finger-combed to achieve a more natural textured look. Lovers of big hair…STAND UP!!! Watch me transform this Beshe Abri wig into something a bit more creative and soft. Watch the video below!