KONTROLBEAUTY | MELANIN MONDAY’S the beautiful Sahara Donavon
When discussing beauty what all comes to mind? Should our outer appearance reconcile with what america feels is beautiful? Better yet, should we be patronized or disgruntled if we don’t have the “perfect” appearance. What someone might think is perfect can exclude what imperfections we all may face. From... Read more
Garnier SkinActive Micellar Cleansing Water #1Cleansing Product Of The Year
Written by. Chalise Macklin  Most women and teen girls love a “beat face”, but it is important to make sure you skin is healthy underneath the makeup. Wearing makeup for hours can be taxing on the skin. Garnier now offers a product that was once hard to obtain to... Read more
KONTROLBEAUTY | TREND REPORT Metallic Lips & our favorite five!
It’s all about that glow! Prada’s spring 2016 collection introduced gold metal lip statements that transcended into to Fall! The metallic lips give your makeup a extra pop. When wearing this bold look, less is best, just let your lips do the talking! So revamp your makeup collection if... Read more
KONTROLBEAUTY | MELANIN MONDAY’S model Destiny Owusu
What really makes a person beautiful? Beauty is set to be in the eye of the beholder. For so long European features was the set standard for beauty. It was a hard for a woman of color to be embraced and appreciated for their natural hair, face and body... Read more
Slaying Your Workout and Your Gym Fit is Possible
“When you look better, you feel better” Everyone has had to give themselves “that” pep talk in the morning before work, school, or wherever you HAVE to be that day. Well, this goes to the gym too. Working out in the gym opens up a lot of different doors... Read more
‘Empire’ Is Launching A Fragrance Collection
Written by. Chalise Macklin Empire’s influence spans beyond the television screen. The uber popular television series is making the most of its popularity by expanding its brand into the beauty world. On top of the season three premiere, fans have more to look forward to this fall. The cast... Read more
KONTROLBEAUTY TREND REPORT: Blunt Bob’s are here to SLAY in FALL 2016!
Unique blunt bob’s and asymmetrical lengths are slaying for the Fall. You might have noticed a lot of your favorite celebrities are rocking shorter hair lately. For years, the shorter styles were geared toward woman in the 40’s club. It is and was, more common for younger woman to... Read more
#KONTROLBEAUTYPICKS | Top 10 foundations for deeper skin tones
Is it hard to find a foundation shade that matches your skin tone? Well, you’re not the only one! Finding foundations that match deeper skin tones is not the easiest job. If you go to your local drug stores such as Wal-Mart, Walgreens, CVS and etc.. there are very few... Read more
KONTROLBEAUTY: CONTOURING OUT, NON-TOURING IN!
Is little to no makeup the new thing? YES! So if your wondering why you’re favorite stars are wearing less it’s because they took contouring out of their makeup routines. Celebrities such as Kim Kardashian-West, Nicki Minaj, supermodels Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner are a few that has spoken... Read more