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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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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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Dior Glow Squad Spring Collection 2018 Swatches on Dark Skin

Dior Glow Addict Spring 2018 Collection Preview + Swatches

February 3, 2018 | No Comments

There’s a snow storm coming here in Michigan. Let me tell you. I am not ready for it! I hate snow and cold weather. So you know I’m ready for spring! Know what else I’m ready for? The stunning new, limited edition Dior Glow Addict Spring 2018 Collection. It’s so gorgeous! There’s a whole new […]

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Dior Diorific Kohl Lipstick 751 Intense Garnet, 671 Vibrant Tourmaline Swatches on Dark Skin

Dior Diorific Kohl Lipsticks Now Available at Sephora!

January 31, 2018 | No Comments

Holiday may be long gone. But the Dior Precious Rocks Collection recently strolled in casually late at Sephora making waves. I’m all for it! The entire collection was beautiful. And mighty expensive, too. So I settled on 2 of the Diorific Kohl Velvety Lipsticks. Which are absolutely stunning from beginning to end!

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Dior DiorSkin Nude Air Serum Foundation Swatches + Review

January 22, 2018 | No Comments

Hey guys! Sorry for taking a hiatus! My laptop and phone both crashed within the same week. Leaving me pretty much hopeless in terms of working on new content. But I’m back! And I’m bringing plenty of reviews and swatches! One of my many resolutions this year is to be more consistent with you guys. […]

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Best Skincare of 2017: Clinique Take the Day Off Cleansing Oil, Derma E Hydrating Cleanser

Best of Beauty 2017: Skincare

January 7, 2018 | No Comments

eautyLet’s continue on with more 2017 faves shall, we? I’ve already covered my Best Foundations of 2017 so I’m going to shift gears to skincare. Since it is #SkincareSunday! So here’s the rundown on my favorite skincare goodies of 2017:

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Best Foundation of 2017: Too Faced Born This Way Foundation in Mahogany, Clinique Beyond Perfecting Foundation + Concealer in 26 Amber, Dior DiorSkin Nude Air Serum Foundation in 060 Mocha, Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation in 355, Fenty Beauty Pro Filt'r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation in 420

Best of Beauty 2017: Foundation

January 2, 2018 | No Comments

Happy New Year! I know we’re already fresh into 2018. But I still wanted to share my favorite beauty products of 2017 with you! I can’t think of a better way to kiss 2017 goodbye. I’ve tried so many different new products. As well as rediscovered some old favorites. Unfortunately, last year left me super […]

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Maybelline x Gigi Hadid Collection West Coast Glow Warm Eyeshadow Palette, Liquid Strobe in Gold

Is the Maybelline x Gigi Hadid Collection Brown Girl Friendly?

January 1, 2018 | No Comments

Maybelline rocked my world when they teamed up with MakeupShayla to create her iconic City Mini Eyeshadow Palette. They seriously brought the heat! The Shayla City Mini Palette was great quality and rather inclusive of all shades. Including dark skin divas. I absolutely love it! So you know I’ve been at the edge of my […]

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Maybelline x Shayla City Mini Eyeshadow Palette Swatches on Dark Skin

Maybelline x Shayla City Mini Eyeshadow Palette Swatches

December 27, 2017 | No Comments

No Christmas is complete without a sprinkle of #BlackGirlMagic! The Maybelline x Shayla City Mini Eyeshadow Palette proved to be the perfect stocking stuffer for me. I was so happy to get my hands on it! The Maybelline x Shayla City Mini Eyeshadow Palette released earlier this year but repeatedly sold out. Then it was […]

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Too Faced Chocolate Gold Eyeshadow Palette Swatches on Dark Skin

Too Faced Chocolate Gold Eyeshadow Palette Swatches

December 26, 2017 | No Comments

Too Faced is back for redemption, baby! Lately, Too Faced has been getting slammed for the quality of their new products. Namely their eyeshadow palettes. Too Faced used to be a heavy hitter in the makeup game. Releasing cult-favorite classics like the original Chocolate Bar Palette and Semi-Sweet Chocolate Bar Palette. Things started to get […]

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Bobbi Brown Bobbi to Glow Highlighting Powder Trio Swatches Review Dark Skin

Bobbi Brown Bobbi to Glow Highlighting Trio Review

December 20, 2017 | No Comments

There’s only one thing that excites me about the holiday season now. And that’s limited edition makeup that goes on sale. Precious family time is a given on the holidays, of course! However, I’m all Christmas’d out this year. The only holiday cheer I’m really feeling are the bomb makeup palettes I gifted myself for […]

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Makeup Palettes for Christmas: Tarte Tartelette Toasted Eyeshadow Palette, Tarte Park Ave Princess Chisel Contour Palette Bronzer Bar, Becca Apre Ski Glow Collection Eye Lights Palette Bobbi Brown Bobbi to Glow HIghlighting Trio

4 Makeup Palettes to Add to Your Christmas List!

December 13, 2017 | No Comments

Christmas is less than 2 weeks away! Crazy, right? I’ve already started my holiday shopping. Somewhat. I’ve mostly bought makeup for myself so far. Terrible, I know! On the bright side, my Christmas hauling has made it easy to put together a couple gift guides for you. Recently, I added a handful of new makeup […]

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