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
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…
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
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!
Happy Thursday!! Hope you are all having a brilliant week so far… If not, here’s a mini mid-week treat for you. Every black girl I know is always searching for the answers to all their beauty problems, a perfect foundation. As part of my foundation series, I am on a quest to find the ideal product that provides good coverage without clogging up your pores, … Continue reading Beauty: Polynesian Paradise
I am so late to the party on this and I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to get my hands on this palette. Everyone who is everyone has been on a rave about the Juvia’s Place palettes. It was always going to be difficult to choose which one to pick from the amazing selection. Fear not, I have finally caught up and I … Continue reading Beauty: An African Goddess
For the past couple of months, I decided to go makeup free and that’s one of the best decisions I have had in a long time. That wasn’t a decision I took very lightly, but as a result, I have been working tirelessly to try to get my skin looking at its best without colour correcting, concealing, contouring and highlighting! Makeup is now a special … Continue reading Naked: Skincare Regimen & Dry Skin Hacks