TPSquared is looking for an amazing Web Developer

We’re looking for a fierce web developer to join the TPSquared team. They must be stylish, innovative, and an amazing coder! Job Description: We’re TPSquared, a brand spanking new boutique branding and creative solutions agency. As a powerhouse of females in design, strategy, innovation and soon to be development, we aim to create,develop,and implement impactful […]

Color Crush: Kerry Washington’s Black and White Mani At the “Peeples” Premier

Color Crush- Kerry Washington's Black and White Mani At the Peeples Premier

Although premiering over a month ago, I came across a stunning close up of featured actress Kerry Washington’s manicure for the evening and fell completely in love! Kerry Washington’s black and white mani is a true gem. In a time where nail art has become a huge trend and you can see some of the most innovative […]

Health Diary: My 7 Day Detox Experience


If you have read some of my other health posts such as, “Health: Tips & Tricks to Quick Healthy Weight Loss” You have endured my interest in living a healthy lifestyle and my obsession with being “swim suit ready” at all times!  So of course the idea of living a healthy lifestyle led me to […]

True Life: I’m Obsessed with Weave! What’s your Beauty Obsession?


  Hair, Hair, and More Hair Weave, Bundles, Tracks, extensions…whatever your pet name is. We have ALL worn a piece of false hair some point in our lives (and if you haven’t you’ve considered it… we SEE you)! For some reason my fondness for hair has grown into an absolute LOVE AFFAIR! Savages, I cannot […]

The Post-Grad Life: Relationships

The Post-Grad Life- Relationships

Graduation! This point in your life might just be the greatest time…ever. The feeling of accomplishment that overcomes  you when receiving your degree is indescribable. On top of that, there is a newfound freedom that is felt once you realize that  you are so that much closer to actualizing your dreams. While in the midst of such a great […]

Sounds & Visuals: “Little Wings” covered by Janelle Monae ft. The Roots at Live on Jimmy Fallon

The ever so stunning Janelle Monae strikes again! When she’s not breaking stereotypes by stacking her paper up from a recent endorsement from Covergirl she’s staying in touch with her first love, music. Janelle stopped by Live on Jimmy Fallon last week and performed a blissful cover of Jimmy Hendrix’s “Little Wings.” Backed by the […]

Weave Files: Rihanna Half Shaved Inspired Quick Weave/Sew-In (Video Included)

Weave Files- Rihanna Half Shave Inspired Weave

So I got tired of my 22″ inches and decided it was time to cut it all off! NOT MY hair of course, but to go to a very cute and short pixie style. I was overcome with chills and almost broke into a cold sweat when I actually thought about not having hair at […]

The Savage Digest: Rihanna & MAC Will Be Unapologetic To Our Wallets, Rachel Roy On Her Fall 2013 Inspiration Playlist, & The Benefits of Coconut Water

The Savage Digest- Rihanna & MAC Cosmetics Will Be Unapologetic To Our Wallets, Rachel Roy Shares Her Fall 2013 Collection Playlist, And The Health Benefits of Coconut Water

Beauty -{WWD} Haven’t been getting enough of Rihanna? Obviously not!  It’s being reported that the “Unapologetic” singer will also NOT be sorry for raking in the coins that we throw to her new MAC Cosmetics collection. Properly named “Riri (hearts) MAC” the cosmetics collab we’ve been waiting for will include not only just lipsticks & lipglass, […]

Beauty Crush: Rihanna’s Black Cherry Lipstick & Nails in London’s Soho

Beauty Crush- Rihanna's Black Cherry Lipstick While Clubbing in London - Lips & Nails

Rihanna is making BOSS moves! Not only did the songtress serenade the GRAMMY audience with her new single “Stay” last week but she also debuted her clothing collection. In celebratory fashion Rih hit up the London club scene looking absolutely haute. Rih was working the “All Black everything” Trend with a thigh skimming dress from […]

Music Monday: What We’re Jamming – Power Trip by J. Cole fet Miguel, James Blake’s Retograde & More! (New Music 2013)

Music Monday- Power Trip by J. Cole (New Music 2013)

Happy President’s Day Savages! Here are last week’s hottest jams that are the must-haves on anyone’s iPod. Power Trip by J. Cole ft. Miguel After J. Cole unexpectedly dropped off a five track FreeEP Truly Yours for us last Tuesday, he doubled back and gave us this lovely single feature Grammy award winning, Miguel. This […]

Music Mondays: What We’re Jamming – Started From The Bottom, Enough, & Pusher Lover Girl (New Music 2013)

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Happy Monday! We’re sure you all are ever so eager to be at work or school the day after the Beyonce SuperBowl. Check out what we are bumping in our speakers this week! 2013, you’ve yet to let us down with the jams! Started From The Bottom by Drake Drizzy Drake dropped this celebratory single […]

Hair Crush: Beyoncé at The Pepsi Super Bowl XLVII Halftime Show Press Conference

Hair Crush- Beyonce Knowles at The Pepsi Super Bowl XLVII Halftime Show Press Conference-3

TGIF! I mean this in every way possible… “Hi Haters”. The exact statement that Beyonce’ served as she stepped onto the platform for the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVII Halftime Show Press Conference. As radiant as King Bey is, nothing was more laid yesterday afternoon than her hair as she fearlessly answered questions about her inauguration […]

A Buggs Life: The Life Of A Savage… Embracing Change – The Midweek Meltdown

A Buggs Life- The Life Of A Savage... Embracing Change - The Midweek Meltdown 2

Happy Hump Day Savages! Seeing that Que and Ashley have both taken time to have their meltdown moments on here, I thought it was time you all hear my cry about  Embracing Change. My Story About six months ago I made one of the biggest decisions of my LIFE. No, seriously. I packed up and moved over 1500 […]

The Savage Digest: Defeat Winter Chapped Lips, Life Lessons from “The Devil Wears Prada”, and Justin Timberlake & Tom Ford Team Up For “20/20″

The Savage Digest- Defeat Winter Chapped Lips, Life Lessons from "The Devil Wears Prada", and Justin Timberlake & Tom Ford Team Up For "20/20"

Beauty   -{Allure} Chapped Lips? Dry Skin.. the many plagues of the wonderful season we call winter! Please, for all of our sakes fight off your cracked lips and regin victorious with a moisturized pout ANYONE would want to kiss. Use the info graciously laid out by Allure to do so. {TheGrio} Once and for all let’s […]

Hair Crush: Teyonah Paris Glam Natural Updo At the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards

Hair Crush: Teyonah Paris Glam Natural Updo At the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards

Let me say a quick apology to all my fabulously natural savages. Since I am not natural myself I feel as if getting natural information , tips, and tricks from me isn’t credible. Well I’ve found a work around… one thing I do have an eye for is laid hair! Wether its natural, relaxed, or […]

Hair Style: The Modern Braid

Rita Ora - French Braid at The Brit Awards Nominations Announcement

Braids have made a comeback! As you’ve already seen in our report on “Box Braids”  , celebrities from every facet have been seen with braids. Box Braids were about as popular if not more than the ombre hair coloring trend last year! Box Braids are not alone in their resurface! We now see french braids, […]

Music Mondays: What We’re Jamming – Now, Treat Me Like Fire, & More (New Music 2013)


A new week is here! — And some new jams are here as well! Check out what I’ve been jamming this past week. 2013 is already looking very promising in the music department! Now by Paramore YES! Everyone’s favorite pop-rock band is back! We haven’t heard from Paramore since 2010, but they’ve re-entered the music […]

Health: HIV and Black Women – Why you Should Be In The Know


With the Beginning of a New Year, We here at SY could not ignore a topic that has became a spiraling downfall to the African American community! With the perception of a “New Year, New Me” It’s only right to be well educated and protected from a disease that is becoming a plague to the […]

Beauty Haul: Covergirl Flame, Revlon Stormy Pink, Revlon Blase Apricot , NYC Cosmetics The Hot Pinks Lipsticks


Okay.. I confess I am behind on my haul coverage. I’m about 10 lipsticks deep and here’s four to hold you over until I can carve out some time to review the rest! I recently stepped into the beautyland of Rite-Aid and picked up these four colors randomly. I tried to step out of my […]

Style: Office Style – The Do’s & Dont’s for The Fierce Professional

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Firstly, This post is way over due chile …!  Either you’ve witnessed it or you’re guilty of wearing inappropriate clothing at the J-O-B!  I’m talking tops that show revealing cleavage , super tight slacks, stiletto platform pumps (4.5 inches+ heel), excessive jewelry and night-life makeup! Most of the time your co-workers are trying to figure […]

Beauty: Switch It Up! – Eyeliner Ideas For Everyday Wear

Beauty- Switch It Up! -  Eyeliner Ideas for everyday wear-lanvin

Hi Savages! I hope that you are recovering from your holiday break and getting back to business as usual! Thank God it’s Friday, and we’ve got some crazy, sexy, cool eyeliner ideas for everyday wear just for you! This post is to inspire you to change up your regular routine and infuse some spice into […]

Luxe Life: 2013 New Years Resolutions For The Mind, Body, and Soul

2013 New Years Resolutions For The Mind, Body, and Soul

With a New Year comes New Year’s Resolutions.  These are wishful hopes of starting the New Year off the right way.  Even though they may not always last, or actually even take off it is always appropriate to evaluate your decisions of the previous year and  prepare a list for the New Year complete with […]

Fast Forward: D’Jango Unchained


The long awaited film feature your favorite actor’s favorite actor, Jamie Foxx finally dropped on Christmas day. D’Jango Unchained is….different from most films that we see about slavery. Only Quentin Tarintino, given his movie track record, could get away with something like this. The movie puts a new point of view on one of the […]

Werk: Why Black Girls Don’t Exercise, Problem Solved – Workout Wednesdays


Outed by a recent study(HuffPost), one of our many priorities is keeping our hair in tip-top shape! And as Black Women we take pride in our hair, especially when it’s been recently styled! Soooo running a mile is usually the farthest thing from our minds. Unfortunately for us, running and a new hair ‘do just […]

Mixtape Madness: Don’t Be S.A.F.E. – Trinidad James Mixtape


ATL’s own, Trinidad James has the Internet going NUTZ behind his hit “All Gold Everything,” ; but is he the real deal or just dropped a good hit for us to get ratchet to { more on this later} ? This weekend I finally decided to check out his mixtape Dont Be S.A.F.E. to see […]