Blush: Black is Beautiful in Every Shade


Hi Everyone, A couple of days ago I came across a speech by Lupita N’yongo on Facebook.It was so true, touching  and struck a chord with me, that I was compelled to talk about this on my blog. Lupita touched on the subject of growing up as a dark-skinned African woman and the struggle to find self acceptance and the acceptance of people within her community, … Continue reading Blush: Black is Beautiful in Every Shade

A Blogger Affair : BlogConLDN 2017


Hello everyone, Hope you’re all doing amazing! Sometime ago in March, I had the fantastic opportunity to attend BlogConLDN 2017. I’ve never been to a blogging event or met other bloggers so I definitely wanted to be surrounded by other people who are just as passionate about blogging as I am. I live in a small town a fair distance from London, so meeting fellow bloggers … Continue reading A Blogger Affair : BlogConLDN 2017

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…

Beauty Sleep & Counting Sheep….


Hi Everyone, It’s been a few interesting couple of months and I think a little bit of over thinking has put me into sleep insomnia overdrive. To be honest with you, it’s been a long time since I remembered actually having a full night’s sleep. Most people I explain this to, don’t know how it is I can actually cope throughout the day. Since falling … Continue reading Beauty Sleep & Counting Sheep….

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…