So #Beautycon came and went and I didn’t even get to share what I picked up whilst at Beautycon! So as promised and a little later, here are the little bits and bobs that I purchased whilst I was there. From a shopping perspective, there were tonnes of new products and brands that I had not heard of and as is the way, I was … Continue reading Beautycon Haul
2017 was an interesting year for me and most definitely for Blackgirlsblush.com. The blog following grew, I gained loads of new content creator friends and along the way I also found great bloggers around the globe. I did a lot of new things and worked outside of my comfort zone. I went to a number of blogging events, like#BlogConLDN and #BeautyCon where I met one of my … Continue reading 2018 & Beyond.
As promised, I wanted to give you an idea of what makeup looks I have been rocking these past couple of months. It’s been an interest time for me all in all, given my lack of mobility, but I have certainly been trying to get out and do more ! I started trying out the Fenty Beauty range and my love for it has grown … Continue reading Beauty: Fenty got me Feeling Blue…
So I recently attended the Out of Africa Ball in November, a fundraising event for the Creating Better Futures charity. Creating Better Futures are a Christian-led charity, based in Reading, devoted to helping children and their guardians in the Domboshowa and Mutare regions of Zimbabwe. The charity’s mission is to empower orphans and vulnerable children in Africa through access to education, enabling them to lift themselves … Continue reading BGB: Out of Africa
Anyone who loves makeup and wants it to look good, will definitely understand the importance of a good brush and how vital it is in making your makeup look flawless. The quest for a good brush is always a labour of love, but fear not, for I have found the ultimate solution from Amby Rose Cosmetics. Amby Rose Cosmetics is a black-owned makeup brand founded … Continue reading Beauty: Amby Rose Cosmetics
I’ve been trying to have a go at #livingmybestlife and took the opportunity to venture out to experience the wonder that is BeautyCon a few weekends ago. I had never been, but revelled at the opportunity of trying something new. Going alone was never going to be an option for me, so I was glad I had an awesome companion, Lissa from TheLissaWay to help … Continue reading BGB: Out and About at BeautyCon
Since the beginning of time, every girl has sought after an answer to address all her foundation needs. I think I can safely say, that as a dark-skinned girl myself, this has certainly been the case for a very long time. This quest has been something which I have shared with you and will continue to do so. When Rihanna announced that she would be … Continue reading Beauty: A Fenty Fiend
So I know it has been a while since I last posted anything on Blackgirlsblush, but life has been a little hectic of late. I have been hiding something from you all for a while now and here is my secret. When I started this year, I wanted to be fitter, healthier and happier. So I decided to get back into running and exercise to … Continue reading A Daredevil Disaster…
Now as part of my Big Hair Don’t Care series, I will be focusing on all this natural hair care and giving you an idea of things that are beneficial for your hair and ensuring you have an enjoyable natural hair journey all in all. I kick started this on Sunday with some top tips on caring for your hair. If you haven’t seen that … Continue reading Beauty: As I Am Naturally….
There’s so many myths and divided opinions about black hair since the beginning of time, well for as long as I can ever remember. When I was younger, I was made to believe that my natural hair was always going to be difficult to handle. The many Sunday afternoons, my mum spent trying to plait my hair ready for the new week, was definitely a … Continue reading Beauty: Big Hair, Don’t Care!