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Love Your Lips – Beat The Flakes With a DIY Lip Scrub

Love Your Lips – Beat The Flakes With a DIY Lip Scrub

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Winter is so unforgiving for your skin and hair. The need for penetrating moisture is essential from head to toe. And your lips are one body part that’s quick to feel and show the negative effects of winter weather. Chapped lips are not [...]

Tags: afrobella, bliss, diy, DIY Scrub, exfoliate, Fabulips Foaming Lip Cleanser, lips, moisturizer, patrice Grell Yursik, skincare, smooth skin, winter skincare
The Best Spa Treatments in 5 Big Cities

The Best Spa Treatments in 5 Big Cities

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Big cities are all hustle and bustle, and visiting one of America’s biggest metropolises can be a stressful experience in and of itself. If you’re planning a trip to somewhere large, busy and glamorous, a spa trip can feel like a [...]

Tags: afrobella, Aire Ancient Baths, Allyu Spa, arizona, Big Cities, Burke Williams, chicago, demi moore, Espa, Haven Spa, Jennifer Aniston, las vegas, los angeles, Mandarin Oriental Miami Spa, mario badescu, miami, Miraval, New York, patrice Grell Yursik, Spa Benjamin, spas, The Best Spa Treatments, The Peninsula Spa, The Ruby Room, Vdara
Beauty Resolutions For the New Year

Beauty Resolutions For the New Year

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

As an old year draws to a close, everyone starts making plans for the new year. January means a flood of new gym memberships, diets and plans for self improvement. This year, we’re encouraging you to also consider making some beauty [...]

Tags: afrobella, Beauty Resolutions, contouring, diets, false lashes, gym memberships, Kardashian, makeup remover, moisturizer, new year, patrice Grell Yursik, self improvement, sephora, ULTA
Indie Skincare Brands You Need To Know About

Indie Skincare Brands You Need To Know About

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

There are the skincare powerhouses that everyone knows from their venerable history – brands we look to time and time again for favorite products that have been written about in the pages of every major magazine. There are the mainstream [...]

Tags: afrobella, A Life Balanced, beauty, Dominique Covington, indie lee, Indie skincare, M. Steves, Mojo Spa, patrice Grell Yursik, Skin Deep Natural Body Care, skincare, Willa
Behold, the Mynt 1792 Blogger Jacket Collection

Behold, the Mynt 1792 Blogger Jacket Collection

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

There’s a snap in the air and the leaves are starting to pile up on the sidewalks. It is time for fall fashion and fabulous coats are a must. Plus sized women aren’t just looking for blah peacoats and oversized woolen tents, we are [...]

Tags: afrobella, Allison Teng, Blogger Jackets collection, Fall fashion, Franceta Johnson, jackets, Kellie Brown, Missy Elliott, Mynt 1792, Nadia Aboulhosn, Nicolette Mason, patrice Grell Yursik, Peacoats, plus size, Style Scoop
Afrobella’s Plus Sized Fashion Guide to Neiman Marcus Last Call

Afrobella’s Plus Sized Fashion Guide to Neiman Marcus Last Call

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

True story – I got my first designer winter coat at Neiman Marcus Last Call. It was when I lived in Miami, and I was about to go to New York for an event. I had absolutely no cold weather clothes. I remember racing over to Mall Of The [...]

Tags: afrobella, alberto makali, fall 2013 trends, fall trends, kelsi dagger, michael kors, neiman marcus, neiman marcus last call, plus size, plus size shopping