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Esthetician launches line of lip gloss

Whether Darika Marie Williams does your nails or eyelashes, she’ll spend the session raising your energy with the hope you’ll spread “good vibes” to others once you leave her chair.

“My goal is to rekindle every strong woman’s high vibration using beauty, mind and soul,” Williams said. “Because when you feel so beautiful, you can make somebody else feel beautiful too.”

Long eyelashes are her signature look, people constantly stop to ask her where she gets them done.

“You know when you love something how you can talk about it so passionately?” Williams said. “I realized every time somebody would ask me about them, I was selling them.”

Entrepreneur Darika Marie Williams models her nails and lashes on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021 at her apartment in Battle Creek, Mich. When the pandemic hit Michigan, the 25-year-old esthetician focused her energy on launching a line of lip gloss and charm bangles.

So the 25-year-old from Battle Creek earned her esthetician license at the end of 2019. She worked third shift at CVS pharmacy as she built a steady base of clients for her beauty services.

Then, the COVID-19 pandemic hit Michigan.

“I

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Ulta Beauty launches empowering ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ collection

If you are excited to channel looks from the upcoming film “Wonder Woman 1984,” Ulta Beauty has a treat for you.

There’s now a new beauty collection based on actress Gal Gadot’s popular character. The latest launch is centered around empowerment, strength and courage.

“Wonder Woman 1984 x Ulta Beauty Collection is all about taking time for yourself, with products that pack a playful punch,” the company said in a statement.

Ulta Beauty also got many fans excited by posting a look at the entire collection. “As far as accessories go, a glowing golden lasso that makes everyone tell the truth seems hard to beat, but these can compete,” the company captioned a photo.

The Wonder Woman 1984 x Ulta Beauty Collection features eight products designed in the heroines signature hues — gold, blue and red.

It also includes a scented soy blend candle, peel-off face mask, body wash,

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