fashion · Product Reviews

Arm/Waist Candy with Sky Beauty Inc. 

Hey DMV ladies!  What are your Spring/Summer ’17 essentials? Today I will be reviewing jewelry from Baltimore’s own Sky Beauty Inc. Let’s get into it.  First up is this hand crafted beaded bracelet. It’s my favorite color: PINK! I love it! The combination of pink pearls, spray painted inspired beads, and the center pink/gold bead… Continue reading Arm/Waist Candy with Sky Beauty Inc. 

Giveaways

It’s Beauty and Braids Presents: Birthday DELUXE Giveaway!!!

For days I’ve been counting down my BIG announcement via Instagram, so here it is!!  On SUNDAY MAY 21ST, It’s Beauty and Braids turns One!! That’s right – May 21, 2017 is my one year anniversary!! So I’m celebrating with YOU. I’m giving away not one, but TWO Birthday Deluxe Prizes! One lucky winner will… Continue reading It’s Beauty and Braids Presents: Birthday DELUXE Giveaway!!!

Music

#ThrowbackThursday: My 4 Favorite New Edition Songs 

BET’s hit movie: The New Edition Story  is being considered for an Emmy. *drops the mic* This potential honor is very well deserved. For details, check out Algee Smith’s {who plays the leader of New Edition: Ralph Tresvant} Instagram page here.  So in honor of #ThrowbackThursday, here are My 4 Favorite New Edition Songs:  #4 Hot 2… Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday: My 4 Favorite New Edition Songs 

Living Life

4 Life Lessons From The Internship 

Recently I watched The Internship (2013) for the first time in a long time. It’s one of my favorite movies. But this time when I watched it, I watched it from a blogger’s perspective. So here are 4 Life Lessons From The Internship:  #4 Don’t invest old or outdated businesses; it’s the new millennium  The watch… Continue reading 4 Life Lessons From The Internship 

Cosmetics · Events

Nails Game Strong: My BASH Pop-Up Shop Haul 

Hey Ladies!  It’s Spring ’17, so you know your nails have to be poppin’!  Last week, I attended the BASH Pop-Up Shop in DC. Check out my recap here.  DC’s own Seven Cosmetics was one of BASH’s lovely vendors, and they had a special deal. Buy three polishes, get one free! Who wouldn’t want that right?!… Continue reading Nails Game Strong: My BASH Pop-Up Shop Haul 

My Services

Hello May: The Reintroduction of It’s Beauty And Braids Services 

New month means new opportunities!  As you all know, I’m not just a lifestyle blogger. I’m also a product reviewer, event assistant, vendor assistant, and brand ambassador!  The weather’s getting hot, and my prices are even hotter!  PRICING:  · 1 Instagram Post – $15 · 2 Instagram Posts – $25 (in 14 day period) ·… Continue reading Hello May: The Reintroduction of It’s Beauty And Braids Services 

Living Life

My Top 4 Highly Anticipated Summer TV Premieres 

Are you having withdrawals from your favorite TV shows? I know I am.  Between #Summer16 and March ’17, TV was ON FIRE!! From seeing Black Girl Magic, to getting my New York City fix, to learning the TRUE meaning of “Stay ready so you don’t have to get ready”, every week I was on the… Continue reading My Top 4 Highly Anticipated Summer TV Premieres