• I Found A letter I wrote to myself when I was 15

    Todays post is really special to me because it is a recap of one of the most beautiful and meaningful events I have ever been to. Back in February I was contacted by Ruth, an 8th grader at Harlem Village Academy who invited me to join her organization, the Flourishing Blossoms Society for Girls, Inc. in celebrating prominent women, like Continue Reading...

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  • Miami Travel Diary #GypsyTravels

    Last week I attended Hispanicize in Miami and decided to fly in a few days early to enjoy the beautiful city. I actually used to live in Miami for almost 2 years while I attended college and loved it. Ultimately, I moved back to New York because I felt there was more opportunity for me here but there is just Continue Reading...

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  • Shea Moisture #BreakTheWalls in the Beauty Aisle

    For years, I never understood why beauty aisles were so segregated. It's something that we were all conscious about through the years but never really questioned it, even though it separated us. Beauty is beauty, so why is it that products that cater to our haircare needs are separated and segregated into the "Ethnic Care" section? Why is our beauty not reflected Continue Reading...

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  • New Kia Cadenza Inspired by Fashion + Music

    Hola Bellas, I am so excited to share this post with you all today because I had so much fun doing something out of my normal element. Last week, I had the opportunity to attend a different kind of show and talk to some amazing designers about their inspiration and vision for something far from clothing, couture, or cosmetics. Thanks to Kia, Continue Reading...

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  • Purple Monochromatic Makeup Look Under $15

    Hi Bellas, If you follow me on Facebook you know that I raved all about the Cari Bybel palette when it came out because it was such a steal. The palette features 10 eyeshadows and 4 highlighters that work so well on all skin tones and you can catch it on sale for $12.50 on BhCosmetics.com. Make sure you stop Continue Reading...

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  • My February Beauty Favorites

    Treat Yo Self! It's that time of the month again... my February favorites are here! As with all my favorites videos, I get a little too excited when I start talking about my favorite beauty products so grab a snack and take a seat because this is a long one. What were some of your favorites last month? Subscribe and Continue Reading...

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  • Curly Q + A with Rocio from Risas Rizos

    Hola Bellas, I recently attended We All Grow Summit in California and finally got to meet Rocio from Risas Rizos. We were so excited to meet each other and knew we had to do something special while we were together. You all sent us your curly girl questions via Snapchat and Instagram and and we answered them in a 2 Continue Reading...

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  • 10 Tips for Maintaining Curls

    Hola Bellas, I recently shared my winter wash and go routine with you all and so many of you wanted to know how I achieved 7 day hair and maintained my curls during the week. In my latest video, I share my step by step routine and what products and methods I use to get 7 hair day out of my usual Continue Reading...

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  • Everyday Makeup for The 9-5 Girl

    Hola Bellas, With Youtube and all of these amazing makeup tutorials online its easy to get caught up with the "perfect" makeup look. I know how stressful the morning rush can be as you try to get ready for your 9-5 job. I don't know about you all, but I love getting in as much sleep as I can and Continue Reading...

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  • Getting Ready For A Girls Night Out with Dove #TryDry

    This post is part of a sponsored campaign on behalf of Latina Bloggers Connect and Dove. As always all opinions expressed are truly my own. I hope you enjoy this post! Last Thursday I had the pleasure of hosting friends over in my apartment for the first time since I moved in September. I was super nervous yet excited to Continue Reading...

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  • Texture on the Runway 2016

    Last weekend I had the pleasure of attending and covering Texture on the Runway as a social media ambassador. The show, presented by Texture Media and sponsored by Target, featured runway looks from beloved curly girl brands like Dark & Lovely, Cantu, Design Essentials, Creme of Nature, and Garnier. I can't even begin to tell you how much fun it Continue Reading...

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  • Florals for Spring – Groundbreaking

    The weather in New York this past weekend was dreadful! It had to have been below 0 degrees at some point. The wind was not helping either, I thought at some point my fingers would fall off and I actually had gloves on. The worse part is that this horrible weather is happening during one of the busiest weeks in February Continue Reading...

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