Shea Butter is Like No Other

You may have heard of Shea butter before, but you may not know much about it and its many uses. Shea butter is from the nuts of the Shea tree in Africa. It has long been used in its natural form for skin healing and protection. It now is added to millions of products can be used as a base for lotions, soaps, lip balm and can be used for hair treatment and even in some foods. Shea butter is thought to provide many anti-inflammatory benefits which promote healing of the skin in skin lacerations or burns and even just simple skin cracks.

Eu’Genia Shea is a company that produces all natural Shea butter moisturizers and is a company with a history of its own. This family-run company is the product of a mother-daughter team who realized the benefits of Shea butter and decided to share it with others. They have created a business that has brought employment to women in Ghana and one that provides a product that is helpful to others. They have provided fair wages for their female workers and they donate a portion of their products back to Ghana in an education fund. You will not only receive a great product, but you will also be contributing to a charity at the same time.

Eu’Genia Shea offers products that are available in a variety of scents so there is something for everyone. You will love the cute little packaged tins and can give these out as gifts to friends and family or keep them for yourself as a treat.  Read more about Eugenia on their official website.

Doe Deere and Lime Crime’s Social Media Success


UPDATE – August 26th, 2016

Doe Deere’s Lime Crime has a new lip collection! Check out how she wears the new color, RUSTIC:


Social media is transforming the lives of people everywhere on every level. It is changing the way we communicate in our social lives, but it is also having an impact on the way we do business. For business owners who use social media effectively, this is all good news in many ways.

Lime Crime Cosmetics is one company that is harnessing the power of social media to help promote its line, and it is doing it by using the interactive element of the Internet to really engage customers with the company and with its makeup products. Doe Deere is the CEO and creator of Lime Crime, and she has been brilliant at using social media to get her customers very involved in this bold makeup line.

Deere is a Russian emigre who grew up in New York City but who now runs her firm out of design-oriented Los Angeles. Deere loves color and she isn’t shy about using it her makeup.

Lime Crime uses wild, brilliant colors in unique ways, offering lipsticks in gorgeous shades of red, pink and purple, and even in blue, orange, yellow and green. Deere has created a Lime Crime Instagram account that encourages users to send in their own Lime Crime makeup designs, and the effect has been astoundingly successful. Lime Crime now has over 2 million followers on its Instagram account, which is a huge amount for any kind of company or brand.

Deere launched Lime Crime back in 2008, and since then she has used social media to reach customers and engage them fully in the company’s philosophy. It’s Deere’s feeling that women should be able to make a bold statement about themselves in their use of makeup, and Lime Crime is there to help them manifest that.

One look at the company’s Instagram page makes it clear that Lime Crime’s customers love the brand’s products. The page is a riot of color, with beautiful photos of women showing off their own makeup designs, using Lime Crime color. Wow! This is what it means to really use social media’s power.

So power to Doe Deere for figuring out how to use this new media, and showing the other, older brands how it is really done.

Famous YouTubers Strike Gold

Just about everyone on the Internet has heard of YouTube. Many visit the site several times a day to check out the latest videos. The site started back in 2005. Today, Google owns the site that allows anyone to upload their videos and share them with the world. Some of the videos that are uploaded, go viral. Those viral videos are watched and shared by millions of viewers in a short length of time. Resulting in making that video and the YouTuber famous. Gaining fame on YouTube today, is similar to striking gold.

Famous YouTubers
The famous YouTubers are the ones that are at the top of the list. They have the most subscribers or followers. Generally, the top one’s are not as well known as your everyday celebrity, but those online know the names. Some of the top celebrities on YouTube include people like Smosh a comedy duo. PewDiePie, a video gamer. The fact is that thousands of people are actually building a career out of their YouTube videos. Certainly, some are simply looking to share information with their followers on various topics, while others would like to start a full time career.

Famous YouTuber Wengie
Wendy Huang is the force behind the Wonderful World of Wengie. Wendy Huang is a beauty blogger that is based in Australia. Huang has a background in marketing and working with social media campaigns. She is also an author and has composed articles for numerous publications.

Currently, Wendy Huang has taken her talent to YouTube. She has one of the most watched YouTube channels in the world. Her YouTube channel, the Wonderful World of Wengie, is all about beauty. Thousands check out her wonderful beauty tutorials daily. In fact, her YouTube channel has been featured in a long list of notable publications that include Cosmopolitan, Dolly, and Cleo. Huang has also lent her talent to large manufactures like Elizabeth Arden, Target, Colgate, and more.