BEAUTY BAR: Natural Beauty Is Better

It’s extremely important that you keep yourself hydrated in this sweltering season by feeding your body a lot of water. Water works wonders for your skin. It is the reason this Fashionista can proudly say that she doesn’t need to cover her face with layers of makeup. Besides, with years of applying those harsh products to your face comes greater risk of aging and acne.

This Fashionista isn’t wearing eyeshadow, foundation or concealer. Aside from her natural glow, she has on every girls basic necessities—eyeliner and mascara. Eyeliner is great because it draws attention to your eyes and mascara lengthens your eyelashes, bringing life to your entire face. Lipstick is optional, but it’s fun. There are a million colors categorized from nudes, plums, mattes and more. It’s like you’re a kid in a candy store when you go to select a color. This Fashionista is wearing a gold-nude lipstick by Nicka K New York that’s barely noticeable.

In a society where you’d catch most girls wearing hair extensions, this young lady is seen rocking her natural hair braided around the crown of her head (reason why they’re called crown braids). Her hair is completely pulled away from her face so that you can appreciate her beautiful features. It is a casual and classy hairstyle.

She has on a pair of black and brown tribal print high-waisted palazzo pants, a black sheer kimono with fringe and a padded bandeau top. Although they’re not your typical summer colors, they go well with her natural face and skin complexion.

What’s on the BEAUTY BAR? To get a similar look, you can purchase a nude lipstick, mascara and eyeliner of any brand from a convenience or beauty supply store. You can also YouTube ‘crown braids’ for more ways on how to achieve the hairstyle.