BlackGirlMagic: La’Porsha Renea Selects Teen MUA From Hometown For Glam Squad

Aspiring  MUA, Takedra Wagner  and R&B abd Soul singer, La'Porsha Renea. Photography by Rick Wells Photos.

While riots and rallies covered the news last weekend, one teenager in McComb, MS was being presented with a huge opportunity. 17-year old Takedra Wagner is now the official makeup artist of American Idol’s star La’Porsha Renea. Wagner first met Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Monica Thomas


  “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate.  Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.  It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us.  Your playing small does not serve the world.  There Read more

Mission Accomplished: Educate. Empower. Inspire


2017 Makeup Artist Empowerment Gala Deemed a Success   They came. They saw. They left empowered. Shola Adeosun, CEO of Dulcet & Bella, Inc., hosted the 2017 Makeup Artist Empowerment Gala. Makeup artists from the Carolinas and Georgia came together Read more

SwagHer Brand Ambassador Spotlight: LaToya Robinson


Name: LaToya R Robinson Business/Occupation/Brand: I’m the CEO/Founder of N-Dulged Cosmetics LLC and my brand is N-Dulged! Tell us a little about yourself and what you do. Well like I stated earlier I’m the CEO/Founder of N-Dulged Cosmetics LLC and Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Dr. Kimberly Pettaway Willis, PhD.


  Dr. Kimberly Pettaway Willis, PhD. is the owner of Cor’Rae Cosmetics, a new makeup line that is devoted to providing amazing products to customers. They pride ourselves in making our customers happy by listening to their wants and needs. What Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Jonelle Jacobs


Today’s Wonder Woman is professional, traveling make up artist, Jonelle Jacobs.  Learn more about Jonelle below. Why did you choose this profession? I’ve always loved the art. I would find myself watching movies and paying more attention to the makeup, Read more

Purple Carpet Coverage: EmpeNyx Nail Bar Grand Opening

EmpeNyx Nail Bar promised to bring something new to Atlanta with its grand opening in Tucker, but we had no idea just how serious they were, until we saw them unveil the two doves. Then we knew they were not Read more

GOG’s Grind Over Glamour Event Recap


“Grind Over Glamour ”  presented by Girls on the Grind was an amazing event here in California. SwagHer is all about women empowerment, and what other way to feel polished then a little “Me” time. V. Brown, owner of  Conversation Read more

The 4th Annual “Eye On Glam” /Grooming Lounge event


  The Art Of Luxury Presents The 4th Annual “Eye On Glam” /Grooming Lounge in honor of the BET Hiphop Awards was held this past Saturday. This event took beauty and pampering to another level in preparation for the 2014 BET Hip Hop Read more

Let’s Connect: Haus of Mimiegh

Our first business to be spotlighted in our Let’s Connect promo is Haus of Mimiegh. Established in 2009 by Mimiegh Rose,  Haus of Mimiegh provides exceptional beauty services including hair and makeup, wardrobe styling, photo shoot concepts and organic beauty products Read more

Itz Jus Swagher: Marquita May’s Glam Tips

Don’t line your lips with black eyeliner, ladies this is an absolute no, no.  Your lip liner should not be seen, it should blend with your lip-gloss/lipstick, and the purpose of lip liner is to keep your lipstick/lipgloss from bleeding, Read more

Makeup 101: The Eyes Have It

by: Frances Williams, MUA My SwagHer ladies, its summer so put away all that foundation unless it contains SPF and pull out your tinted moisturizers, setting powder, mascara and eye liners!  Summer skin is all about working with your natural Read more