My Morning Skincare Routine

Sharing another simple morning skincare routine with a few of my favorite products right now. I’m loving the Fenty Skin line for an easy straight to the point regimen, complemented with the Caudalie Beauty Elixir for a quick refresh, a Gua Sha massage tool to help with circulation, my favorite Shiseido eye cream and finally … Continue Reading

My Honest Curology Review + Curology Promo Code Inside

Watch my full review below and keep reading to get your first month of Curology for Free. https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/OpalbyOpal-x-Curology-small-for-blog.mp4 You’ve probably heard of Curology before but if you haven’t, it’s a personalized skincare brand that creates custom formulas using prescription-grade ingredients tailor-made for your skin. Your formula can be customized for different concerns ranging from acne … Continue Reading

My Honest Fenty Beauty Skincare Review

I was gifted the new Fenty Skin collection and have been testing it for the past 3 weeks for you Gems! Watch the video and read my full impressions below: https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Fenty-916-ratio-Opal-edit.mp4 I was super impressed with the minimal packaging. There are no caps to remove, you just twist to open and it makes everything a … Continue Reading

Video: How to Get My Glowy Purple Make-up Look

Lilac has been my go-to makeup look this summer and today I’m showing you how I achieve this signature glowy look. Listing all the products I used below. Hope you enjoy the video and let me know in the comments what’s been your go-to makeup look these days  https://opalbyopal.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Automatic-5.mp4 Shop The Look: Don’t forget to … Continue Reading

6 Black-Owned Beauty Brands That You Should Know

Welcome to my continued coverage of amazing Black designers, founders, influencers, brands and creators who are reinventing the rules of the fashion and beauty industries. Today I wanted to highlight 6 Amazing Black-Owned Beauty Brands and the women behind them who perfectly fit that bill. All of the women on this list dared to challenge … Continue Reading

My Dewy Makeup Look Tutorial

Hi, Gems! Today I wanted to do a quick makeup tutorial on how to get a dewy makeup look.  I will walk you through my favorite products and how to use them to get that dewy look that’s fresh, natural, and glows in all the right spots. We will talk best foundation, primers, bronzers, concealers, … Continue Reading

My Morning Skincare Routine while in Quarantine

Please stay home and help to stop the spread of Covid-19! For more information visit CDC.gov Hola, Gems, today I’m talking all things skincare and showing you my morning skincare routine while I am stuck at home in quarantine. I will show you best Vitamin C serum, best moisturizes for oily skin, best anti-aging cream, … Continue Reading

3 Lipstick Color Trends for Spring/Summer 2020 That You Should Try

Ultraviolets: Go BOLD I am loving everything Violet for Spring. The range of colors in this palette looks beautiful on all skin tones and adds a bold pop of color to almost any look. You can wear this lipstick with a natural glowy makeup, golden cheek highlights and lightweight coverage for an everyday look. Or … Continue Reading

Beauty/Wellness Brands I’m Loving in 2019

Jump to section: Face | Skin | Bath | Hair | Glow | Candles I have very oily skin and up until maybe a year ago, I always used mattifying moisturizers to keep the oil in check but my skin still kept feeling thirsty. Once I started to focus on getting moisturizers that focused on … Continue Reading

#SelfCare. 3 Spas In and around NYC that you should try today.

Self-care is the best care! What’s more important in this life than taking care of YOURSELF. Of course, taking care of your loved ones and people around you is extremely important as well…but you can unlock your full potential and give back 100% to this world only if you are feeling and looking your 100% … Continue Reading