Meet Mimi – 40 Years In the Beauty Biz

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My eyebrows were getting no love in Chicago. I was having a hard time finding someone with the availability and expertese to maintain my brows. I tried to do them myself, but if you get your brows done you KNOW – there’s nothing like a freshly shaped pair of brows to make your features pop. […]

Catch Up On Afrobella Radio!

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I’ve been hearing from a LOT of you that you want to listen in to Afrobella Radio, but you missed it on Thursday and didn’t know where to find it. Well I got you! Click on the adorable radio below to listen! The icon will direct you to BlogTalkRadio.com/AfrobellaRadio – and all you need to […]

Um…Steve Harvey’s Got Hair Advice?

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I’ve been known to chuckle at a Steve Harvey joke from time to time. His delivery amuses me. His opinions…not so much. In fact, it doesn’t really surprise me when Steve Harvey – or any other comedian, really – says something ignorant. It isn’t the comedian’s job to be wise, it isn’t the comedian’s job […]

You Deserve: Skindinavia Makeup Finishing Spray

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You spend a nice chunk of time beating your face just right. Skin looks flawless, eye makeup to die for. You’re finally ready to step out and be noticed. And then you get out into that awful summertime heat and humidity, and what happens? That beautiful makeup you took care and time to apply starts […]

Proud of Papa Bella!

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This post is all about my parents! Most specifically – my dad. I’ve written about my mom quite a few times here, but not as much about my dad. Some of you may recognize his regular comments on this here blog, but let me tell you about him. My dad isn’t one to rest on […]

Meet Renisha. Get Renewed.

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So OK – I’ve dropped hints and briefly discussed my new attitude to weight loss recently, but I haven’t gotten down to the nitty gritty. For years it’s been a struggle for me to get motivated. I know what I need to do to get my health back to where it needs to be…but doing […]

Weave for a Toddler?

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Originally posted at BVHairTalk.com. As an adult, you’re within your rights to get just about any kind of hairstyle you want. Braid it up, loc it up, relax it, get a weave. Whatever makes you happy, go for it. But what about when you’re a kid? I’ve asked the question before, and I must ask […]