The International Esthetics and Cosmetics Show is back in NY Continue reading NY Beauty is Back!NY Spa Show ( International Esthetics and Cosmetics Conference)
Since we are talking about Black women making history I wanted to share some of my favorite female entrepreneurs that are out here killing it. Tracee Ellis Ross is a woman who knows what she wants and how to get it. I’ve personally had the pleasure of meeting her way back when she was a brand ambassador for another Black hair care line. She’s a … Continue reading Tracee Ellis Ross Is Making History With Pattern Beauty
Anyone that has known me is aware of the fact that I am athletic and like to workout. In fact, I have been a bit obsessed with it since the age of 17. But I am in no way a bodybuilder or heavily muscular. However, I have been told that I look like I workout or I am in good shape and that’s always nice … Continue reading Winter Workout With CycleBar Spin Classes
If you love your burgers you may want to check out some of these burger recipies ideas from Chef Elizabeth Haigh and Jarlsberg during the Global Burger Awareness campaign. Even if you want to try this at home for you own veggie or non meat version let me know how it goes. Enjoy your burgers! The Northern Temptation, Nutty Mushroom Melt, The Orient Cheese Express … Continue reading Jarlsberg® Joins Chef Elizabeth Haigh For The Global Burger Awareness Campaign
National Lipstick Day is here. Lipstick can sometimes make or break your look, which is why it’s one of my make up items . Now is a great time to pick out a new favorite lippy or restock on a staples. M.A.C. Cosmetics What’s better than lipstick? Free lipstick! That’s exactly what MAC is offering for this promotion at all MAC stores and online. For … Continue reading National Lipstick Day Sales! Your Lips Will Thank You
If you are anywhere in the United States then you know there is a nationwide heatwave none of us can escape. This weekend with temperatures at 100 degrees and humidity at 1000% ( it felt like it.) I found my self standing in the kitchen sweating from well, just standing there. Mind you there is an AC at home just in another room. I have … Continue reading Heatwave Sustenance! What To Do When It’s Too Hot To Eat
On my desk are quite a few lippies in the “sample box”. But summer is here and all I can really think about for lips is a pretty orange-red. It’s a summer fave. So when I had a chance to take a peak the latest shade from Detroit based beauty brand The LipBar I was thrilled. The LipBar recently released this gorgeous new shade called … Continue reading The Lipstick I’m Loving Right Now: Hot Mama by The LipBar
If you’re like me you love snacks as much as eating actual meals. I am always on the look out for a snack that is fulfilling without breaking the calorie bank. When I am on the go during the day from meeting to meeting, from the gym to event, to that pool party I find having snacks like these on hand really helps to curb … Continue reading 3 New Guilt-Free Snacks To Chomp On In Your Bikini
Rose Mansion Is Back in NY! For those of you who didn’t make it to last summer, here is your chance! Starting June 1rst Rose Mansion NYC launches and tickets go on sale to experience the second curated Rose tasting event. Guests will have a chance to take in several experiential rooms, tastings, self-guided tours and more. The new space will feature over 32,000 sq. … Continue reading Rose Mansion Is Coming Back to New York !
For those that know me they know I love cool frames . I’ve been rocking a pair of Alain Mikli frames for a while, then a pair of Prada cat eye’s. But now I am trying something new from SEE eyewear. I’ve actually loved their frames for a while and have stopped in many times just to “browse ” at the unique shapes and colors … Continue reading SEE Eyewear Opens in Williamsburg!
At last, winter is officially over. My skin, hair, and body are breathing a sigh of relief! But they are in need of some TLC and I know exactly where to go to welcome in my spring beauty routine; The Nordstrom Spring beauty event. What is it? It’s a great time to check out the latest spring beauty trends from brands like Nars, Bobbi Brown, … Continue reading Spring Beauty Events at Nordstrom
If you have ever wanted to try those high end beauty treatment but just don’t have time now is the time to stock up. The friend or relative that spas often or always has the latest facial treatments will appreciate theses. Now is the perfect time to stock up on those beauty devices that have been buzzing all year long. Literally bring the spa home … Continue reading Post Winter Skin Repair- Beauty Gadgets To Get Now
The holidays are here and its a great time to gift the your favorites with a something pretty for the home From scented candles , sets to diffusers , Nordstrom offers gift ideas for a housewarming holiday, or just spruce up the scent of your own place. Nordstrom Home Gift Ideas Diptyque Baume Candle $38 … Continue reading Nordstrom Scented Holiday Gift Guide For the Home
Happy Black Friday! Ladies love tech too .There are so many tech deals ladies need to jump on right now. Whether you are a media maven, executive or girl about town you need the latest gadgets to keep you up to date Here are the deals to check out. Acer Devices Offering deals to save up to $700 on the latest devices. At Amazon Save … Continue reading Black Friday Cyber Monday Tech Deals For Her
Summer travel just got a bit more entertaining at the hotel. If you stay at Aloft Hotels you’re in for a treat of unexpected new music. More over American Idol, this may be another ticket to music stardom! Recently, I attended the Aloft Hotels event to witness the kick off of their partnership with Universal Music Group called Project Aloft All Stars. The event kicked off at the … Continue reading Catch Universal Music Group Artist Live At Aloft Hotels All Summer
It’s been a while and your girl has been a busy bee! With a new space and work life at full speed ahead there so much going on. But I’d be crazy not to stop and check out the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale with all the incredible beauty exclusives. Beauty junkies have your been in the market for that new Dermaflash 2.0, have skincare lust for … Continue reading The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Is The S$#% For Beauty Junkies
Hey Ladies, looking for a good way to kick off Mother’s Day weekend? If you are like me and working on getting that bod ready for summer then grab the gang and hit the Sweatcon Rally this weekend. What is it? Well the website Sweat Concierge is the home for honest workouts reviews. Their writers drop the 411 on latest studios and workouts from … Continue reading SweatCon Rally NYC Is Here!
2018 is right around the corner what will you serve at your holiday a gathering that will knock them into new year with a bang? Hmmm Champagne of course! My choice is this year is Taittinger ,a genuine French Champagne worth every penny. But before the big toast how about some cocktails with a new twist ?Instead of your average sugary cocktail there are some mixers alternatives … Continue reading Get Your Tea And Drink It Too. New Years Eve Cocktails With Twinings
I love a good lipstick. So I’ve decided to go through my insane stash of them and start sharing my faves of the week. Feel free to chime in on your own experience with this product. For this inaugural effort I’m discussing tried and true MAC Cosmetics Liptensity lipstick in Cordovan. First of all, Liptensity lipsticks are incredibly pigmented and glide on super smooth, somewhat … Continue reading Lippy of my holiday week -MAC Cosmetics Liptensity Cordorvan
It’s that time of year to really look at your devices and wonder,”Should we stay together or do I need an upgrade?” Well if you know someone who needs to break up with their device and replace it with a revamped updated model this is for you. For students, designers, filmmakers, writers, entrepreneurs or anyone who spends a lot of time in front of the … Continue reading Fashionably Tech- The Gifts To Give Now!
There is nothing better than smelling like “money”! That’s why people love owning their favorite designer fragrances. Your apartment in the burbs or the city may not be couture but your fragrances sure can be. Why not give that special someone the gift of scent? Here are some of my top picks to put under the tree for that special someone or to gift yourself. … Continue reading 6 Fragrance Ideas That Will Make Everyone on Your Holiday List Happy
thanks! @halcyonbrasserie Continue reading Ladies Who Brunch- Halcyon Brassiere
What can one say about the iconic fashion and luxury travel brand that has not been said ? Not much. But this weekend BL had the chance to take in a first for Louis Vuitton. The NYC traveling exhibit . Stepping in we had an opportunity to learn the brand history, and get to know more about the man that started it all in … Continue reading Volez, Voguez, Voyagez: Louis Vuitton Exhibition
It’s that time of year again. All the best and brightest in beauty are gearing up to dazzle your eyes, face and lips for the holidays. There are some specials that will blow you away and some that are must have right now. Here are some I’ve found that are worthy of purchasing now for the bestie, family , or girl about town. Nordstrom Holiday … Continue reading The Nordstrom Holiday Beauty Gift Guide 2017
It’s October and I have to represent for Breast Cancer Awareness month. After my own mother went through Cancer battle it was pretty scary but thank God she came through it and is in remission. I vowed to acknowledge this month in some way annually .If you are looking for ways to give back for BCA here are some great ways to be in the … Continue reading In The Pink – Giving Back For Breast Cancer Awareness Month
September ‘s NYFW magic brought out the best in textured hair with a runway show by Naturally Curly and Sally Beauty at New York’s Gotham Hall. Every type of curl , kink and wave was in the house and in the show. If you are curly here is some natural hair inspiration for fall. If you ever questioned if your curls were in here is … Continue reading The Naturally Curly Textures on The Runway Show Showed Curls At Their Best
Natural Coffee beauty products to try this fall Continue reading Coffee Coffee Buzz Buzz! It’s National Coffee Day . Natural Coffee Beauty Products Worth The Buzz
Ah Summer, where did the time go ? I can’t believe it”s over already. But just because summer will officially be over this weekend doesn’t mean the rooftop fun has to stop. At least not for a few more weeks. If you are like me and love chilling on a rooftop ,a stop a Monarch Rooftop is a must. I was invited to their summer … Continue reading Labor Day Last Chance Rooftop -Monarch Rooftop NYC
As a huge fan of anything coconut I am all over this. Coconut has been dubbed the “tree of life” for a reason. The nut itself can be used to eat , the shell can be used creatively for just about anything you can image and the coconut water , well we have seen the evolution of this from just a island drink to an … Continue reading It’s World Coconut Day ! Where Are Your Coconuts?
August is my favorite month of the year for several reasons . Besides it being my birthday month ,it’s also best the beach month in the north east . But did you know it’s national bubbly cocktail month? Cucumber Fizz ,Patty Scarff – Kalamazoo, MI – Professional In the spirit of summer, Mionetto Prosecco is calling on you ,the mixologist of your crew or the professional … Continue reading Mionetto Prosecco Challenges You to Make the best bubbly cocktail!Can You Make it?
I know what you’re thinking .Hum for better abs, what is this ? Well, Hum Nutrition is a line of supplements that address all of your needs. From weight loss to hair loss they have you covered. Right now is time is when most us look to shed some jelly for beach season. So I contacted HUM Nutrition for recommendations. If you still need to shed the … Continue reading All You Have to do for Ripped Abs is HUM
Have you ever just wanted to get away for the weekend but still be right in town?You know,just take a staycation from cooking,cleaning the kids,roommates,whatever and have a night out in the city and forget about a commute BL did a New York City weekend staycation recently. Summer is the perfect time to do a stay in the city and enjoy a commute less weekend. Here’s the scoop … Continue reading Staycation Vacation :The Hilton DoubleTree Times Square
Now that it seems like we will finally have some real summer weather , it’s time to get your skin glowing and keep it that way. Here are 3 top products tried,tested and recommended that can safely keep you smooth,dewy and fresh-faced all summer long. DERMAFLASH After seeing the Instagram video by celebrity Make up artist Ashunta Sherif using this product on Taraji P Henson before the … Continue reading 3 Essentials for Summer Glowing Skin
Oh The Hampton’s in the summer is worth a visit for some beautylicious living! If you enjoy chic company, champagne, and fine foods the annual Chefs and Champagne event is a must attend fete of the season. The James Beard Chefs and Champagne event honors the best chefs in the industry. This year’s honoree is none other than the incomparable Marcus Samuelsson. Taking place on July … Continue reading Chefs and Champagne Will Honor Marcus Samelusson
It’s here! National Fragrance Day. Wear your favorite scent or try something new. What ever you decide, know that the most important days for the scented have arrived. The Fragrance foundation has opened voting for 2017 Consumers Choice. If you just love to wear and have no interest in voting what are you current favorites? (image Courtesy of the Fragrance Foundation ) Continue reading National Fragrance Day – Vote For Your Favorite!
M.A.C. Cosmetics fans will rejoice with this news. Beginning in May beauty fans can shop for M.A.C. on Ulta.com and at select Ulta Beauty stores by June 2017. You’ll be find some of the iconic products that will be curated just for Ulta. This beauty partnership will bring more M.A.C. locations to more than 100 Ulta beauty stores. #UltabeautylovesMAC Designer Min Liu For … Continue reading Spring Beauty News From MAC Cosmetics
Who doesn’t love a good sale? And when it’s the best of the best in your favorite beauty items on HSN it’s time to stock up! Best in Beauty at HSN offers up to 50% off daily steals. These are the last day so shop to it! Beautylicious Lifestyle was on hand to get a preview of what going on sale and found … Continue reading Stock Up At HSN Best In Beauty Week
Happy International Women’s Day ! It’s a great time to focus on us and the issues that effect women word wide. What women all over are most concerned with is keeping their families together and that requires lots of dinero. So why not support women owned business ? Women are the fastest growing group of business owners in the world and many of them in … Continue reading Celebrate International Women’s Day With Women Owned Beauty
Follow my blog with Bloglovin Tech issues with the laptop have kept things on ice . But finally BL is up and running again. If you are a summer baby like me this winter cold has not place in your life. Since we are back to artic cold you’ll still need winter coat that’s stylish. Going from work, to events and meeting with friends you … Continue reading 3 Stylish Coats To Beat The Cold!
It’s THE weekend for sports, wings and beer. If you’re like a lot of women who are really into football or if you’re just hanging for the camaraderie the right team spirit is a must. Beautylicious Lifestyle was invited to a preview of all the great gear for women at NFL.com recently in NYC at Rockefeller center, complete with game day snacks and some ice skating … Continue reading What To Wear To Sunday’s Superbowl Party
When the clock strikes 12 we are all toasting in the new year. But what about after the ball drops? The new year is a great time to try some new things. As in new clothes , new hairstyles, and new cocktails But today let’s talk cocktails. Everyone loves a glass of Champagne and it makes a hell of a cocktail. Here are a couple … Continue reading NYE Cocktails To Bring Into 2017
How are you taking care of your skin this winter? This winter my skin has been in love with the creamy smooth Dove cleansing creme . In the shower it leaves my skin smooth clean and moisturized. This cream is a big step forward from the classic bar. But guess what? That bar is actually 60 years old this month. For many the Dove beauty … Continue reading Happy Anniversary to Winter Skincare with Dove
Philosophy fans in Bergen County can rejoice! There is a new place in town to get your skin glowing and add some wellness to your day .Philosophy’s beautiful new wellness concept store has opened up in the Westfield Garden State Plaza over the holidays. All of the skincare , fragrance and beauty favorites Philosophy fans love are on hand as well as some new in-store … Continue reading Philosophy’s New Jersey Wellness Workshop Opens Just in Time for NYE Beauty
If you are a Kiehls lover like yours truly this is a win win. Give a gift or two and one for you while helping feed the needy. This year Kiehls partners with a Feeding America charity to feed needy kids. In NYC myself and many media friends rolled up our sleeves and packed lunches to donate to needy kids via Feeding America. How … Continue reading Kiehls Gifts That Give Back
Amope Rechargeable Wet Dry Foot File ($65) Give the gift of smooth beautiful feet. Winter DIY pedis get an upgrade with diamond filing on two speeds. It can be used in the shower or on dry skin. Either way Amope is the game changer endorsed by celebrity nail stylist Tracy Lee. Amope Foreo Iris Eye Massager $139 Younger looking eyes are always … Continue reading 6 Game Changing Beauty Gadgets To Gift
Looking for some cool gift ideas for the tech chic? Here are a few of my picks that will upgrade her lifestyle. MEZZI Bag $195-595. This line of chic bags has everything the modern girl needs for her day. A built in charging station , bluetooth speaker, call and message notification and in bag lighting for easy vision to find your keys and lipstick. … Continue reading She Needs These Now !The Best Tech Gifts For Her
Whether your are looking at gifts for those already in great shape or those trying to get there here is a start. Smith Optics Bike Helmets Whether you are snowboarding or cycling this winter you’ll need accessories. Smith offers a variety headgear to protect you on adventures of racing or just enjoying the sport. The best part is you can find protection on several budget levels. The … Continue reading Gifts for the Fitness Enthusiast
If you happen to be a Leo( Hair is Power) or have a hair obsessed friend these are for you. 1.All Caps Hair Launched this summer, All Caps Hair cap is a 3 in 1 multi purpose shower, sleep, and spa cap. It is going to be the go to for anything you’ll do with your hair. It makes a great gift for the girl that … Continue reading Holiday Gifts For The Hair Obsessed
Ever wonder what the stars who have everything are doing on Turkey Day? Are they sailing over St.Tropez ,or having dinner with family and friends? Well, they have access to so many options it’s always a surprise when I hear about those that like to do that traditional dinner and actually prepare it them selves. One celeb who is pretty real like this is New … Continue reading Thanksgiving on The Road With LaLa Anthony
Jane Iredale make up kind of snuck up on me because I didn’t think they had colors for my skintone. Turns out they have broadened their range of darker shades in foundation and powders with more darker and deep hues. Yay Jane! Another reason I am loving this brand is they are mineral and healthy for your skin. This seasons fall collection included a gorgeous array … Continue reading My Fall Make Up Favorites – Jane Iredale, MAC Cosmetics