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Join makeup artists Taki & Kiaa as they discuss the makeup tea on all things beauty.

Join makeup artists Taki & Kiaa as they discuss the makeup tea on all things beauty.
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Join makeup artists Taki & Kiaa as they discuss the makeup tea on all things beauty.




How Your Attitude Affects Your Latitude

Umm, rude much? As an influencer, can you afford to be have an attitude towards your fans? We discuss the type of approach influencers should have when dealing with annoying comments. One of our faves, Alissa Ashley got into a little situation with one of her fans, in which resulted in an unfollow, block, and being blasted all over social media. Was it worth it? 🤔 Cop or Drop (RIP) Business of the week: /...


Don't Be Raggedy Feat. Joni Beauty

Taki and Kiaa are joined with @joni_beauty to discuss her introduction to the world of beauty and how she became the makeup artist she is today. As a makeup artist, we all have or will run into difficult clients but is it necessary to make a video about it? Pink Poison Cosmetics is giving a 40% off sitewide coupon for those who DM a photo of their "I voted" sticker (Valid until Nov 7th) The Sephora VIB Sale coming up! VIB Rouge gets an extra weekend. Oct 26-29th, Nov 2-5. Anastasia...


James Charles vs. Marlena

This week, we're discussing James Charles and his beef with Marlena, the CEO of Makeup Geek. Is James's feelings are valid towards her or should he let it go? Also, Kat Von D Beauty's social team needs to be fired. Was the post necessary? Was it racist? Is SHE racist? Great news though, Beauty Bakarie is coming to Ulta and we coulsn't be happier for the CEO, Cashmere Nicole! Let us know what you guys think on our blog! Products Mentioned: Make Up For Ever's Life...


That B*tch is Canceled

Have you checked up on your fave influencer today? Jeffree Star vs Daved Scissorhands Shelby's Love Notes Biz of the Week: Let it Out, Sis! Email it to


Sit Down, Be Humble

This week we get into some topics that became personal to our journey as an artist. P. Louise is still trying it! Are they cancelled? Business of the Week: @jlaruecosmetics Send your "Let it Out, Sis" letters to or our IG Business Inquiries: Socials: @thevanitory | @kiaajanell | @taki.jayy


Everyone's A Critic

Leave us a 5 star review!! This week we discuss whether top beauty influencers are getting paid too much from sponsored content. Can we really trust their reviews? Also, we discovered an interesting post that sparked conversation about taking constructive criticism as an artist. Cop or Drop: Juvia's Place 4 Loose Highlighters from the Nubian & Royalty collection Maybelline Soda Pop eyeshadow palette Send your "Let it our, sis" rants, questions, concerns to...


Umm, Racist Much?

The tea is brewin' this week! Manny MUA x Laura Lee x Nikita Dragun x Gabriel Zamora VS Jeffree Star EXPOSED! Coulourpop "Jelly Much" Eyeshadow NYX "Can't Stop Won't Stop" Foundation Biz of the Week: Send your "Let it out, sis!" letters to: Connect with us: @thevanitory / @kiaajanell / @takijayy Business inquiries:


Big Things Poppin'

Juvia's Place is coming to Ulta in September! @itsmyrayeraye is expecting! Does Cover FX really got us covered? Biz of the week: Send your "Let it Out Sis" letters to Connect with us! @thevanitory @kiaajanell @taki.jayy


50 Shades of Beige

This week, we have some amazing and disappointing news! Fortunately, we keep you guys updated on all of the hottest trends and newest hyped products to keep you on the loop on what it is and what it's not. Congratulations to the Queen of quality cosmetics, Pat McGrath! We're not here for the 32 shades of beige collection by Beauty Blender. We're not excited about Juvia's Place new palette either. Keep up with us each Thursday for new episodes! Biz of the Week:...


Self Made or Already Paid?

Join Takii and Kiaa as they discuss recognition in the beauty community and how grimy some companies can be towards customers. Do you guys think Kylie Jenner is self made? What will we be adding to our cart? Anastasia Beverly Hills x Norvina Pallete or NYX's Swear By It Eyeshadow Pallete? And Our dear sis lets out her frustration on men and their take on a beauty lover's self care. Let us know what you think about this week's conversation! Biz of the Week:...


Suicide & KKK Beauty

Send your horror (I know it sound like Kiaa said whore haha) stories to and we'll share it anonymously on the show! Please leave us a 5-star review if you're loving the show! Don't forget to enter our giveaway on Instagram! It ends June 30th, 2018 Keep up with us: @thevanitory | @taki.jayy | @kiaajanell Cop or Drop Colourpop Foundation: KKW Beauty Lip Creme: Biz of...


Issa No for Us, Dawg..

Hey guys, thank you once again for tuning in with us! We go live every Thursday night on our Insta's so follow us (@kiaajanell/@taki.jayy). Experiments: Ginger Lime Lip Scrub: Matcha Lip Mask: Colourpop x MakeupShayla Collection Cop or Drop: Dose of Colors Block Party Collection:...


Makeup & Mimosas

Hey guys, for our 10th episode we decided to go live on Insta. We're probably going to do it every week since it was so fun. Catch us on IG every Thurs night :) @kiaajanell @taki.jayy Experiment: Milani Make it Last Setting Powder Cop or Drop: Juvia's Place Warrior Palette (Code: dreyah) & Beauty Blender's Instaclean Waterless Spray Small Biz of the Week: @lipishbyashleenicole -Contact- @thevanitory (all social)


How to NOT clean a beauty blender

Thanks for joining us yet again!! Congratulations @MakeupShayla on your collab with @ColourpopCosmetics!! We love you boo!! /// \\\ Experiment: Microwave in Beauty Blender Cleansing Hack Cop or Drop: Biz of the Week: @sparrowcosmetics /// \\\ ALL SOCIAL: @thevanitory TAKI: @taki.kayy.mua KIAA: @kiaajanell


Rih Rih.......wyd?

Hey y'all! It's been a minute since you've hear our voices! After this long ass hiatus, we back bihh! And we missed y'all! How are y'all glowing this summer? Email us, DM us, @ us! We wanna know and we wanna feature YOU! @thevanitory Experiment 👩🏽‍🔬 Cop or Drop 🤑 Cop or Drop: Milani Make it Last Setting Powder Body Lava ...


The Attack of the Lash Hack!

Hey guys, thank you for joining us! Please leave us a review and some stars if you're loving the podcast! Products Mentioned : ⁃Experiment of the Week: DIY Lash Hack ⁃Cop or Drop: Ellarie x Colourpop Collab <> ⁃P. Louise Base Small Business of the Week: Pleasant Aroma Candles FOLLOW OUR...

Duration:00:35:53 the Name of Beauty

Thank you so much for tuning in! We'd really appreciate it if you guys would leave us a review! This week someone almost got into it with a cop and we're NOT having it! We're also talking about Amazon beauty finds, new Colourpop goodies, and Anastasia Beverly Hills came out with new lip shades but are we feeling them? Are YOU feeling them? Tell us => Products Mentioned : ⁃Experiment of the Week: Amazon Brushes for under...


Glow Getter

Hey guys, this week someone chopped off their hair! We talk about how great is our glow when we tried out @Amrezy's new highlighter with @anastasiabeverlyhills. Meanwhile, @Limecrime is trying to make a way back to our hearts but are we here for it? @Maybelline has a new product but are you coppin or droppin? Feel free to email us! Products Mentioned : 👩🏽‍🔬 Experiment of the Week: Anastasia Beverly Hills x Amrezy...


We Love You, Milani!

The Vanity Show Notes Products Mentioned : 👩🏽‍🔬 Experiment of the Week: ARDELL MAGNET LASHES 🤑 Cop or Drop: Milani Stellar Lights Highlighter Palette ⁃Milani MOST LOVED MATTES EYESHADOW PALETTE 📈 Small Business of...


All That Glitter Is Really Shimmer

Hey guys!! We're back again with another episode where we talk about how triflin Make Up For Ever is for trying us with this "glitter" palette, Wet n Wild blessing up wit affordable gems, and honoring one of our fave businesses!! Please leave us a review if you're loving the conversation! We'd love to know what you think 💄 Products Mentioned : 👩🏽‍🔬 Experiment of the Week: Wet N Wild Concealer - 🤑 COPPIN OR...