8 STUNNING BEAUTY LOOKS FROM FATIMA DANGOTE AND JAMIL ABUBAKAR’S WEDDING

Weddings in Northern Nigeria are a celebration of love, culture, and the establishment of new relationships and families. The wedding of the daughter of Africa’s richest man, Fatima Dangote and Jamil Abubakar was colourful, festive, and spanned over a couple of days. The 8-day ceremony saw the bride look regal and stunning for all events, […]

IT LOOKS LIKE SERENA WILLIAMS MAY BE ESTABLISHING A BEAUTY LINE SOON

If it seems that Serena Williams is on a winning streak, by all accounts, that would be correct. Just 6 months after giving birth, Serena Williams is in the midst of a major comeback. With news of a possible beauty line, it appears that Williams is expanding her off court empire, as well. According to TMZ, Williams is getting […]

THE INSANELY TALENTED SHANI CROWE ON THE ART OF CREATING EYE OPENING BRAIDS

Shani Crowe is an interdisciplinary artist from Chicago’s south side. She received her BFA in film production from Howard University’s John H. Johnson School of Communications in 2011. Her work is centered on cultural coiffure and beauty ritual, as they relate to the diasporic African, and how these practices function as tools to foster connectivity. Braiding […]

NIGERIAN BEAUTY, AYOBAMI OKEKUNLE FEATURED IN A BEAUTY EDITORIAL FOR CR FASHION BOOK

Ayobami Okekunle is featured in a new beauty editorial which focuses on nails, for CR fashion Book’s twelfth issue  captured by Daniel Sannwald. You will see the model display various nails.  Avant Garde nail works by Mei Kawajiri. The brightly colored nail masterpieces set against her glowy dark skin had just the right effect for […]

WE USE MAKEUP ALMOST EVERYDAY BUT DO WE KNOW HOW TO CLEAN OUR MAKEUP BRUSHES?

We use our makeup brushes every day-dipping them in cosmetics, applying them to our face. Makeup brushes collect dirt, oil, bacteria and other buildup that can cause breakouts and aggravate skin. Seems rather contradictory isn’t? Being they exist to make us pretty! Make cleaning your makeup brushes a regular routine. How often should one  clean their […]