One uncomfortably parched day in December, lips cracking, throats dry and errands mounting I decided to rush into a Dischem to do something about those lips.
I WAS an early bloomer. One of those girls who started their period in primary school, so you can imagine the hormonal mess that followed on my skin. I spent parts of my primary and high school battling some or other form of skin situation, if I was not breaking out due to access […]
SO I DECIDED to take the plunge and do my first eyeshadow/make up look for you guys using the LA Girl Nudes Palette. I won’t lie and say it wasn’t a nerve wrecking experience, as you can see I opted for a voice over narrative in the end even though I had initially wanted to […]
MY LIPS act up during the winter/autumn months…I know that season is nearing an end, but seasons go as much as they come, and wouldn’t it be great to be prepared for the coming winter? In the past I found no matter what I tried nothing helped the cracking…which seldom happens, and the all round […]
I’M A firm believer in taking care of one’s skin. For me, true beauty is a matter of radiance, and truth be told we live in very industrial and therefore polluted times and our skins go through the most during the day and the week, further more, as women there’s the matter of make-up and […]
AS a black woman, I’d like to think I’ve done all there is to do to my hair, name a hairstyle, within reason of course, and I’ve probably rocked it! Yes I’ve been bold, braided, weaved, had an afro, had a cut, I mean at some point, if it was in it was on my […]
MY skin has experienced both ends of the spectrum, extreme in both instances. I remember as a teen I was awkward about how my skin broke out at the peak of puberty and for some odd reason I made it okay to stay with permanent rash and spots on my face. I really didn’t care […]
I’VE only ever had two facials done. The first at a skin clinic linked to the dermatologist’s office in East London when I was in high school and my mom was extremely concerned about my face and what appeared at the time to look like acne. Of course I couldn’t have cared less, that’s the […]