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Black Beauty Sells: Fenty Beauty Dark Shades in High Demand

Darker shades of the Fenty Beauty foundation line, shades #390 to #490 are selling out in record numbers at Sephora locations in North America. This proves what we have always known, women of color are eager to spend on brands that include & represent them. It’s no secret the beauty industry struggles with diversity. Many major …

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10 tips for finding your Fenty Beauty Foundation Shade

The beauty world has been in a frenzy of excitement since Rihanna officially launched her Fenty Beauty line at Sephora & Harvey Nichols locations world wide. With 40 diverse foundation shades, categorized into Light, Medium, Tan & Dark, some makeup lovers are a bit confused about how to find their right shade. Here are 10 …

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Is the Fenty Beauty Shade Range Diverse Enough?

Many have rushed to Rihanna’s defense on Twitter as a number of black women expressed disappointment at the Fenty Beauty shade range. The photo at the center of the shade range debacle is this store display: One particularly vocal user, @DesireeNahFret claims that the Fenty Beauty Line shade range does not differ greatly from existing options …

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7 times the beauty industry forgot darkskin tones exist

These product launches are typically accompanied by  “darker shades coming soon”, “new shades in 2090” disclaimers. It’s just like a fuckboy promising he’ll change! YSL Beauty You claim that we can “find our perfect shade” with this collection. The lie detector test determined that was a lie. 2. Too Faced     this is the mahogany…… …

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Jaclyn Hill x Morphe Swatches on Dark Skin

With 200,000 units sold, the Morphe X Jaclyn Hill Palette is clearly the hottest beauty product right now. Here are some swatches & videos on dark skin. Katsmitty The @jaclynhill x @morphebrushes palette got me shook. JACLYN YOU DID THAT!! #jaclynhillpalette #morphexjaclynhill #jaclynhill #morphebrushes A post shared by Kendrick Smith (@katsmitty) on Jun 27, 2017 …

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Free Step-by-Step Guide: How I grew my Instagram from 0 to 100k+ followers

Since launching the @MakeupforMelaninGirls page, it has grown very quickly into a community of over 200k+ beauty lovers on both Instagram & Facebook. This free guide helps with the most common question I get through direct messages or emails: “How can I get featured?” Since it’s not possible to feature every deserving makeup artist or …

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