10 Beauty Essentials to give You Black Girl Magic

Imagine your team making a presentation at work and you catch a glimpse of your face to see a greasy mess. At this point, there is no going back because the boss is in the conference room seating. You brave it and your part doesn’t go well because your confidence tanked. That was my reality before finding a mineral foundation that I like.

Every beauty bag needs certain essential products that will keep its owner looking peng at all times. These products will ensure you look and feel good.

Cleanser: You need a cleanser that will keep your skin clean and address the needs of your skin. People with dry skin need a cleanser that will keep your skin’s natural oils and hydrate your skin.

Seba med works well for Dry Skin

Moisturizer: Your moisturizer serves as a protection layer for the skin against the wind, bacteria, and the sun. So you need it in your beauty arsenal/bag. Like your cleanser, you should choose your moisturizer based on your skin’s needs.

Shea Moisture Problem Skin Moisturizer is great for acne prone skin

Exfoliators: Exfoliating removes dead skin cells. If you don’t exfoliate, the dead skin cells would go on to clog your pores. So, exfoliating reduces breakouts you experience. Also, consider your skin type when choosing an exfoliator. For instance, exfoliators that contain Linoleic Acid would reduce acne.

Paula’s Choice is great for Acne Prone skin

Perfume: Your beauty bag needs a good quality perfume. You have a wide array of choices to choose from. A classic perfume is the best way to go.

Coco Mademoiselle is a modern classic

Mineral Foundation: It absorbs excess oil on your face, leaving your skin fresh all day. It is very helpful for oily/acne-prone skin So get yourself one.

Cover FX will give you long lasting matte finish

Eye Shadow: No beauty bag is complete without an eyeshadow palette. Every eye needs a pop of color. Finding the right eyeshadow may be difficult for those with a darker skin tone.

Naked Heat Eye Shadow from Urban Decay works for a wide range of skin tone

Lip Gloss: Lip gloss has been a permanent fixture in our beauty bag since our teenage years. This isn’t going to change any time soon. Lip gloss gives your lips a shine that is unrivaled.

Twitter users voted this lip gloss as their favourite and I could not disagree

Lip Stick: Lipsticks can upgrade any face. So it is a very useful weapon in your beauty arsenal. I mean what is a beauty bag without a red lipstick??

Mac Retro Matte Lipstick gives you an intense red colour

Powder: Setting powder keeps your makeup in place, thus giving you a flawless finish. It is necessary to finish any makeup look.

Bobbi Brown Setting Powder is light and long lasting

Shampoo and Conditioner: Your shampoo should not contain any sulfates and only natural ingredients. Your shampoo needs to help your hair grow, strengthen the weak tips. Also, your hair needs a conditioner that moisturizes and hydrates your hair.

Shea Moisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil is strengthen and restore damaged hair

These products are essential for you to shine in your black girl magic. Are any products consider essential to your beauty needs. Lemme know, drop a comment.

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