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

BGB: Bring Back Our Girls…


As most of you already know, October is Black History Month and throughout October there is a wide variety of cultural events celebrating black history across the country.  ranging from workshops, spoken word, inspirational talks and tours. October is the month earmarked to celebrate being black regardless of which part of the globe you are from. I had the fantastic opportunity to go and watch the … Continue reading BGB: Bring Back Our Girls…

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…

Challenge Accepted!: Day 1: Introduction


Hi Everyone, Michelle here!!, Just thought I’d pass by and let you know how my blogging experience is coming along. I realise that I have been posting a little bit more regularly and I’m proud of my progress so far. Keeping on top of my schedule has been a bit of a dedication and finding new ideas and directions has been a labour of love … Continue reading Challenge Accepted!: Day 1: Introduction