Beauty

KKW x Kylie Cosmetics

By Amber Monaé

It was only a matter of time! Next week, Tuesday there will be pandemonium as the look-a-like sisters, Kim Kardashian & Kylie Jenner will be collaborating for Kylie’s make up line. Kim has created a set of four nude liquid shades in a new “cream” formula that she naturally wears on a daily basis. Every new launch of Kylie’s lip kits sells out within 5 minutes so I can only imagine what this will do. Could it be the first time her site crashes?! Stay tune (more…)

Lemonade Braids

By Amber Monaé

With the weather getting warmer it’s time to showcase a new hairstyle trend… the Lemonade braids aka side box braids. Beyoncé has worn braids very early in her career but most recently brought them back in a popular way with the release of her lemonade album, where she rocked a variation of styles. One style we have seen her in the most are the side box braids so much so that they are now being requested by many clients. Take a look (more…)

Celebrating 45yrs of Beauty

 

By Amber Monaé

This event was something I was truly excited about being Dark & Lovely caters to women of color, women like me! Their impact on the African American community has been well documented throughout the years. From the relaxer to now being Au Naturale. See what they had in store for us here (more…)