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Are you a beauty junkie who loves to play in makeup and connect with other junkies? Become a Fancieland contributor! When I first created Fancieland, it was just a fun way for me to experiment with makeup and share swatches on brown skin that can be tricky to find. Almost 4 years later, Fancieland has […]

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Fancie University

Welcome to Fancie University! Swatches, reviews and tips are fun to share but I love to teach, too. I’ve learned so much over the years about makeup, skin, hair and blogging. It wouldn’t be right if I didn’t share everything I’ve learned with you guys! Here at Fancie U, you will find tons of resources like tutorials, short […]

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Looking for a good bargain? Well, welcome to my online boutique! Here you can shop my gently used makeup, brand new makeup, brush sets and more!

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Fenty Beauty Pro Filt'r Foundation 420 Review Swatches on Dark Skin Fancieland

Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Foundation Review

November 14, 2017 | No Comments

The entire world stopped when Rihanna released Fenty Beauty. We were all shook when she dropped an impressive 40 shades of Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Long Wear Foundation. Someone heard our cries! I rushed out to get my hands on the Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Long Wear Foundation to give it a whirl. And support […]

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Tarte Tartelette Toasted Eyeshadow Palette Swatches Dark Skin

Heat Up this Fall with Tartelette Toasted! 

November 9, 2017 | No Comments

We’ve seen a million warm eyeshadow palette releases this year. Literally. Yet I’m still not sick of them for some reason. Warm eyeshadows look good on me. So I’m willing to grab (aka hoard) all of the warm palettes I can get my hands on. Including the new Tarte Tartelette Toasted Eyeshadow Palette that’s now available online […]

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Black Opal True Color Foundation Stick Swatches Review

3 Reasons Why You NEED To Try the Black Opal True Color Foundation Stick!

November 7, 2017 | No Comments

Nothing beats great quality and functionality! That’s why the Black Opal True Color Foundation Sticks have been a makeup artist staple for years. These babies are super versatile! I have a few different foundation formulas in my kit but I always reach for the Black Opal True Color Foundation Sticks. You can use them for […]

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Maybelline Super Stay Matte Ink Swatches on Dark Skin: 15 Lover, 40 Believer, 45 Escapist, 50 Voyager

Eat, Drink and Be Merry in the New Maybelline Super Stay Matte Ink Liquid Lipstick!

November 5, 2017 | No Comments

Makeup companies are good for selling us on outrageous claims they can never live up to. Blushes that last for 12 hours. Foundation that lasts for over 16 hours without primer. Honey, I’ve heard it all! That’s why I gave Maybelline some major side eye when they released the new Super Stay Matte Ink Liquid Lipstick. It’s […]

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Maybelline Vivid Hot Lacquer Swatches Review on Dark Skin

The New Maybelline Vivid Hot Lacquers are Poppin’!

November 3, 2017 | No Comments

You are seriously slacking if you haven’t been to your local drugstore lately. ‘Cause these brands are killing it, honey! I pop in and out drugstores for lashes these days. But I can never leave with just lashes. Not with all of these new releases looming about! The new Maybelline Vivid Hot Lacquers caught my eye during my last lash run. […]

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Glam Eyes: Tips & Tricks to Glam Up Your Eyes!

Glam Eyes: Beauty Tips & Tricks to Glam Up Your Eyes!

October 26, 2017 | No Comments

Bringing out your eyes is the easiest way to add a touch of glamour to your everyday look. We get so hung up on an even complexion that we sometimes forget to enhance our eyes too. I know you’re over there probably over thinking, “Fancie, I don’t have all day to sit doing my makeup!” […]

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Natural Foundation Routine + Makeup Look on Dark Skin: Fenty Beauty Pro Filt'r Soft Matte Long Wear Foundation in 420, Fenty Beauty Match Stix Matte in Suede, Maybelline Fit Me Loose Finishing Powder in 35 Deep, Back Radiance True Complexion Contour Palette in Medium to Dark

Natural Foundation Routine with Fenty Beauty

October 24, 2017 | No Comments

Normally when people think of makeup they automatically think layers of cake face. Or drag queen makeup. Makeup is so much more than that! Makeup is meant to enhance your God-given features and highlight your unique, natural beauty. You don’t have to completely rearrange or alter your face! I always receive compliments on how natural my makeup […]

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Fenty Beauty Full Face Demo on Dark Skin Brown Skin WOC

Fenty Beauty Full Face Look + Faves!

October 16, 2017 | No Comments

Rihanna dropped the Fenty Beauty bomb a month ago and I’m still reeling with excitement! The entire Fenty Beauty line just does something to me. It’s really good! I walked into Sephora wanting everything. And came pretty close to spending my little heart (and my poor boyfriend’s wallet) clean out. However, I managed to escape the Fenty […]

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We NEEDED Fenty Beauty and Here's Why: Make Up For Ever Rihanna Fenty Beauty Diss Shade Instagram

We NEEDED Fenty Beauty! Here’s Why…

October 12, 2017 | No Comments

Rihanna practically broke the internet and had the entire beauty world shook when she released Fenty Beauty. And for good reason. The beauty world is in for a much needed change! For years, women of color have been begging brands to be more inclusive of our needs. * cough * Improve your shade ranges! * cough […]

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Kate Somerville ExfoliKate Glowing Skin Routine and Review

My Glowing Skin Routine with Kate Somerville

September 30, 2017 | No Comments

It doesn’t matter how much coverage your foundation has. Or how much you spend on it. You can’t erase your skin issues! You’re probably thinking, “Well, it doesn’t hurt to try!” Sometimes it can. Piling on a ton of makeup (and chemicals) when your skin is struggling can make things worse. Now you’ve got clogged […]

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