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How I Prep My Skin for Holiday Party Season

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of NeoStrata SKIN ACTIVE Tri-Therapy Lifting Serum.

It’s holiday party time! The invites are rolling in left and right. Between school, church, and dinner parties with friends, my schedule is OFF THE CHAIN. I may not have outfits to wear to all my parties but my skin will be on point! Using NeoStrata SKIN ACTIVE Tri-Therapy Lifting Serum and a few other tips, my face is in check and ready for the holiday parties. Here is how I prep my skin for holiday party season.

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Live Better: Tips for Cold & Flu Season

This post is sponsored by CVS. Thoughts and opinions are my own.

Welcome to cold and flu season! This is the time of year when moms’ shirts double as tissues. Disgusting but we do what we gotta do right? We do our best to keep our kids protected but being around other kids with runny noses and coughs all day, a cold is bound to make its way into your home. Harper has already been under the weather once this season. Luckily no one else in the house caught the bug (knocks on wood). I’m excited to partner with CVS and their new exclusive brand, Live Better and share my tips to help you through cold and flu season.

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28 Days of Olay Luminous

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Olay. The opinions and text are all mine.

As a longtime fan of Olay, during my college years, Olay kept my face flawless on a budget. Now that I’m knocking on 40, my skin requires a little more maintenance. About a month ago I shared on Instagram that I was participating in the #Olay28Day challenge using only the Olay Luminous line for my skincare needs. I have very dry areas on my face. As a woman of color, it’s hard to find that balance of moisture that doesn’t make you look greasy. Keep reading for my before and after results.

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Pro Mom Tip: Add Pampers to Your Baby Registry

This post is sponsored by Pampers.  Thoughts and opinions are my own.

It’s hard to believe that Harper is already two years old. It seems like yesterday I was just announcing I was pregnant and having a baby shower.  She’ll always be my baby but when kids turn two they’re technically not babies anymore. As I stand in her room and look around at all the things that helped us keep our little girl happy and healthy over the years, there is one item I’m so thankful I added to my registry and continued to use: Pampers Swaddlers.

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How I Maintain a Healthy Scalp with Protective Styles

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dove DermaCare Scalp Dryness & Itch Relief Shampoo and Conditioner.

I love me some protective hairstyles. I switch my hairstyles up from weaves to braids to crochet hair. Protective styles are low-maintenance, protect your natural hair and keep you looking good on the go. Protective styles may be low-maintenance, but you still have to take care of your hair and scalp underneath. I wanted to share with you how I maintain a healthy scalp with a few simple tips and the help of Dove DermaCare Scalp Dryness & Itch Relief Shampoo and Conditioner.

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