Network Like a Beauty Pro (Without Feeling Awkward)

Getting ready for a networking event can feel like preparing for a sports game! You polish your resume, make sure your outfit looks professional, and you review potential interview questions.  But what about your makeup? Some advisers might suggests wearing minimal makeup, while others recommend wearing your signature lipcolor, whether that’s red or a nude lipstick. ...

Fashion & Style Series: New York Fashion Week: Men’s 2017

The street style didn’t let up during the final leg of the men’s spring 2018 season this years. Let us take you behind the scene of Street Style of New York Fashion Week (NYFW) Men's. We were able to capture some amazing fashion.   In July, stylish men from all over come to NYC for their own special ...

Beauty Series: How To Make Sure Your Hair Stays Poppin’ This Summer

The Mane Choice Ancient Egyptian 24k Glistening Twisting Gel promises to make your hair shine like Bruno Mars 24 karat gold lyrics. This twisting gel locks in moisture and holds your glorious crown in place. The twisting gel contains popular natural hair care favorites such as biotin, Aloe Vera, castor oil, and avocado oil. I ...

Beauty Series: Insiders Secret To The Beauty Industry

While walking through the makeup aisle at your local beauty supply store, you might find a variety of mascaras claiming they’re Better Than Sex, Voluminous, Colossal, or Grand, in order to catch your attention, so you will buy these products. After swiping these mascara wands against your lashes, do these brands ever live up to ...

Fashion Series: Full Figured Fashion Week (FFFWeek) in NYC

Tru Diva's Design/Photo Credit: by NEC Style Full Figured Fashion Week (FFFWeek), also known as the Oscars of the plus size industry held its 8th season in New York City from June 11-17, 2017. Full Figured Fashion Week target audience for FFFWeek® is “plus size fashionistas who not only enjoy all things related to fashion, ...

Beauty Series: The Journey to Success with Esthetician Judith Vazquez

Judith Vazquez is the queen of all trades! She is a phlebotomist, makeup artist, and esthetician. When clients receive her facials, they feel as though they have been transported to the ethos of calm and relaxation. Find out more about Judith, and her journey to becoming a makeup artist and esthetician in the interview below. Please ...

Top 5 Reasons Teyana Taylor Has Us Standing At Attention

If you've been living under an urban culture rock, you may have discovered Teyana Taylor on the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards on August 28, 2016. For the rest of us, we've watched this fellow New Yorker from Harlem become a Hip Hop socialite on our TV Super Sweet 16 on MTV (and now movie) screens for the past decade. ...

Fashion Series: “Vanessa Simmons Collection”

Fashion continue to evolve and change at the blink of a eye. Most of the world remember the Simmons's girl as Russell Simmons's nieces, but also Rev Run's (rapper to the group Run DMC & a Rev.) daughters. Who are the Simmons's girl: Vanessa & Angela. They created the sneaker line called Pastries, which was ...

Fashion Series: “Are You Fashionably Wasteful?”

We live in a society that propagates the idea that you MUST have the latest version of everything. There's a new Apple product released on what seems like a monthly basis. Yet, most iPhone users are convinced that they need to have it. Going "green" and appreciating the environment with eco-friendly options has been trending ...