Ms. Breonna Taylor

Tomorrow, you would have been celebrating your 27th birthday. Instead, your murderers are still walking without repercussions for their sin against you and your lover Kenneth Walker. Sign the Petition: Justice for Breonna Taylor


Ways to Help the Black Lives Matter Movement

(via Reclaim the Block (whole list available here) / Esquire as featured on Yahoo! Life) Take the time to sit down and think of instances where ignorance / prejudice kept you from doing better towards the black community - donating / retweeting / reposting can only go so far, but self-awareness and self-improvement go the …

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BBA Musings # 1: Dermaplaning / Shaving

My brows have a blunt way of reminding me of my self-neglect by simply growing. It didn't matter what direction they pointed to - just that they grew. And grew. To the point where I didn't recognize myself when I stared at the mirror, when I could afford more than a quick glance at my …

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It’s THAT Time of the Year

Where Tarte and Too Faced try to outbid each other as to who can pop out the most makeup product(s) for the holiday gift giving craze (with Urban Decay coming in fast from left field), there's a big push to post the best holiday look (and inadvertently creating a sense of anxiety to meet or …

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BAFT / TRE : Reading Really IS Fundamental

Today's entry was prompted by a quick glance at this little bugger below: I picked this up during the good ol' days when e.l.f. standalone stores still existed (Pepperidge Farm remembers). This particular foundation was designed for people with oily skin (and I wasn't too fond of the other type of foundation that was available. …

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Frank on Depression: Makeup Edition

Is it possible to be depressed from makeup? Yes. Yes it is. Maybe depressed isn't the right word, but I definitely don't feel the joy of makeup anymore... at least, not like in the beginning. And I have to remind myself that I can't always be euphoric with makeup - it's not healthy. And someone …

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