The Perfect Nude…


One of my most frustrating issues within the world of cosmetics is the lack of a nude colour for women of colour.  Traditionally, a nude colour is a pastel, dusky pink colour. It is normally described as flesh-toned. This is obviously the case if you have caucasian skin, however, this particular ‘nude’ isn’t universally appropriate for all skin types. What nude is and what it … Continue reading The Perfect Nude…

Avon-Garde: Prime Position…


The beginning of every make up routine should always include one key cosmetic product; THE PRIMER. This should be undoubtedly the foundation of any girl’s routine regardless of whether it is just a simple look or a full face make up look. The primer gives your foundation a smooth base upon which to apply the rest of your makeup. There are several types of primers … Continue reading Avon-Garde: Prime Position…

Day 29: Relationship Status?


The challenge is coming to a close and we are on wind down mode. My penultimate post is apparently on relationships. To put you all out of your misery and kill all the curiosity…. I’m SINGLE. I have been for the longest time…. Not quite sure, how most would perceive it… but I have learnt to appreciate it. A lot of people get downhearted about being … Continue reading Day 29: Relationship Status?

Day 22: Hair to the Throne…


I’ve had several hair styles over the years, some of which I will try and skip…. mostly for my sake. The embarrassment alone is something I don’t think my reputation can withstand. I’ll give you a couple of my most recent looks and an idea of what I’ll be going to try out very soon. I have rocked braids, cornrows, hair extensions, the slicked back … Continue reading Day 22: Hair to the Throne…