Fitness Friday: Are Your Beauty Products Harming You?

Fitness Friday: Are Your Beauty Products Harming You?

Hey GIT Girls! Fitness Friday: Are Your Beauty Products Harming You? is here. Fitness Friday: Are Your Beauty Products Harming You? Lately, I started taking note of what natural and organic products, such as shampoos, deodorants, toothpastes and lotions, among other cosmetics, decided to remove from their ingredients for safety measures. Sure, eating health and exercise are two ways to improve your health. But why not stop using toiletries that contain potential harmful chemicals that may help you avoid possible illnesses? So, I changed my shampoo, deodorant and toothpaste, for…

Modern Girl Monday: Blackface – Notes on the Black List

Modern Girl Monday: Blackface – Notes on the Black List

Hey GIT Girls! Modern Girl Monday: Blackface – Notes On the Blacklist is here. I recently came across an article that begged the question, “Is Black History Month still necessary today?” And I felt it my duty to collect my thoughts on the matter and formulate my own answer to that question. Here is that answer. I’m not here for a history lesson But I do so cordially invite you to converse with me at your leisure on historical subject matter. After skimming that article, I thought about exploring aspects more…

How the Fashion & Beauty Industry is Making Us Sick

How the Fashion & Beauty Industry is Making Us Sick

Hey, GIT Girls! So the website is back and are you loving it, or what? I know I am really excited about all the progress we’ve been making. Today, I want to discuss something that is near-and-dear to my heart: The effects of media on self-image. Sounds like my PhD thesis to me! We all know that what we read/see/hear, and experience on from media (TV, radio, film, social media, books, and MAGAZINES) has effects on us all in some way. Deny it if you want, but it is proven. Now,…

What’s in your Ipsy Glam Bag?

What’s in your Ipsy Glam Bag?

​Last year, I decided to try something different and subscribe to the Ipsy Glam Bag, which are too cute! I’m following a beauty blogger who posts about various different of things, but she caught my attention when she started showcasing her Ipsy Glam Bag. It was hard to resist and say “No” because I love to dibble and dabble in makeup by trying different brands. Eyeshadows and nail polishes are my favorite products when it comes to beauty. ​ I finally subscribed last September and I received my first Ipsy…