Hair+Beauty

The Curvy Fashionista takes you inside the world of hair and beauty! Favorite lipsticks, beauty brands, hair care tips and the products we love!

Out and About: Inside Indique Hair Los Angeles

My Trip to Indique Store Los Angeles

If you have been following me for a while, then you should know that I love rocking my weaves. Keeping my hair braided up and away has proven to be my best bet at keeping my hair healthy and protected. So when I was invited to check out the latest hair addition to Los Angeles- Indique Hair, I did … [Read more...]

My Summer Must Haves to Keep My Cool as I Travel

summer must haves for travel

Today, it was a dry 94 degrees. In the desert 94 degrees and will stay above 80 until after 8pm. So, trying to stay cute and keep my cool, I have realized that I have my most tried and true go tos to keep my life right and cool- especially as I have been all over the place this summer! I mean… We … [Read more...]

The Maleficent Collection Lands at HSN

The Maleficent Collection Lands at HSN

I mean, leave it to Disney to give the grownups (or at least I think it is) their own version of a fairy tale… or in my head I like to think it is just for us.  I mean, Angelina Jolie? I believe she was born just for this role (although I have been a longtime fan of hers, for like, ever.) So as the … [Read more...]

Rocking Out With My New ‘Do- Dernier Cri Virgin Hair

Dernier Cri Virgin Hair on The Curvy Fashionista

Last week and some change ago, I switched up the do. I wanted to play in a more relaxed look, somewhere in between full and straight, so I went for a playful wave. I let go of the teal/green-ish hair color and opted for the all black (1B) look and let it flow, let it go in my Dernier Cri Virgin Hair … [Read more...]

Celebrating 200k FB Fans- It is a Spring #TCFStyle Giveaway with Prescriptives!

PrescriptivesCustom Blend Foundation

Have you tuned in? We have quite a few giveaways going on as we celebrate 200k Facebook Fans! For the rest of these giveaways, we will be playing on the numbers 200, 20, and 2. How we use it? You will love! Woot! It is quite bananas and in proper celebration, we have another giveaway for you that is … [Read more...]

I Really Love My Avon Totally Kissable Lipstick in Deep Orchid

Avon Totally Kissable Lipstick

So, a few of you had asked about this lipstick I have been rocking lately, this really deep purple. I do have a thing for deep lipsticks! Well, right now, I only have the sample and have watched it like a hawk since I got it! You see, my godmother is an AVON Rep. So, for Christmas, she usually … [Read more...]

SmashBox Introduces #ShapeMatters Full Exposure Palette and I Kinda Love!

SmashBox Introduces #ShapeMatters Full Exposure Palette

I have such a soft spot for makeup… especially for the eyes. ESPECIALLY! Over the years I have played around with all different techniques, hues, and applications. So, when this opportunity to do a post with Smashbox for their latest #ShapeMatters Palette, I jumped at this opp! … [Read more...]

I Really Love My- Tropic Isle Living Jamaican Black Castor Oil

Tropic Isle Living Jamaican Black Castor Oil

Look. We all have those items that we tell all of our friends and family about, that seem to have changed our lives or have made it better… Today, is one of those days where I have to share with you a brand that I have been using for over six months that has positively changed my life. Tropic Isle … [Read more...]

#OnMyWayToFab with Tim Gunn for the People’s Choice Awards

#OnMyWayToFab with Tim Gunn for the Peoples Choice Awards

I had the pleasure of attending a small meet and greet and tour with Walgreens and Tim Gunn to learn about all the cool P&G products that prep us as we are #OnOurWaytoFab!   Gotta Love award season! As we get ready for it, I had to share with you the post amazing thing that happened … [Read more...]

Last Minute Beauty Stocking Stuffers Under $20

Last Minute Beauty Stocking Stuffers

Holiday shopping is coming down to the wire and if you’re like me then every year you forget about grabbing beauty stocking stuffers.  Without a fail, I’m the girl in the store on the 23rd and 24th running around trying to find cool and USEFUL mini “ooow and aaaahs” for the holiday sock.  No matter … [Read more...]