When a family finds itself in the middle of a separation or divorce, It’s easy for even the most well-meaning parent to overlook the need to protect their child and assume that they will bounce back once the legal machinations of divorce are through. But with the fighting over custody
The Red lip is the most classic beauty trend. From as far back as ancient Egypt, when Mesopotamian women would decorate their lips with crushed semi-precious stones, the red-lip has been the preferred look. It is glamorous, feminine, timeless…and it can work for almost any ensemble if you know the
Every startup founder has two fears: failure and having to keep their start-up as a side-hustle for much longer than they desire. To work with entrepreneurs towards conquering or moving past these fears and actually survive, there have since emerged key players in startup ecosystems known as ‘accelerators’. Accelerators support
South Africa’s premier girl, Nomzamo Mbatha, looked beyond fierce on the cover of our Brand New You issue released earlier this month. Epitomising #BlackGirlMagic, this cover has had many of our readers commenting on how much she looked like a black re-working of Wonder Woman. As flattering as this is, it’s forced
My makeup stand is littered with bottles, compacts, tubes, and pots of foundation in the wrong shade. You know how it is. You go into a department store and either hastily match yourself after a few smudges to the jawline or an ill-equipped makeup girl working on commission finds you
Yemi Alade’s ‘Black Magic’ album has been blowing the airwaves since its release less than two weeks ago. Now on the cover of Glam Africa magazine, she shares her 2017 journey, why she chose the name ‘Black Magic’ for her latest album and the hidden truths of the music industry.
The Team at GLAM AFRICA would like to express heartfelt Happy New Year wishes and greetings to our readers and contributors. We're grateful for your support in 2017 and look forward to more adventures in 2018 and beyond.
Every New Year brings a time of reflection – of what we’ve accomplished,
The life of a fashion entrepreneur appears to be a fantasy world through the eyes of an onlooker. They always look gorgeous and seem to have a fabulous life, which usually is well documented by way of social media and each of their carefully curated blogs. Following their stories and
If you live in South Africa, there’s a decent chance you already follow Gloria Dhlamini, aka gee_dhlamini, on Instagram (174,000 followers). If you don’t, you’ll want to after scrolling through her posts here.
There’s a reason the 26-year-old is one of the most successful social media influencers on the Internet (SA),
Irene Major, British-Cameroonian singer, model and activist who first made a name for herself walking the runway in Cameroon and Paris, before meeting and getting married to Canadian oil tycoon, Sam Malin; then going on to found the ‘Gay in Africa’ Foundation and campaign - a foundation which exists to
One of the things we admire most about Ama K Abebrese is how grounded she is. Not only that, she is a clear definition of success. The British-Ghanaian actress who starred alongside Idris Elba in the war drama film "Beast of No Nation" , constantly radiates a sense of excitement
It’s just a few weeks left in December, and we’ve since kicked off our #12daysofglam giveaway contest! In the last 3 days, we have been giving away fantastic beauty products to our readers. Each giveaway starts at 9am GMT and you’ve only got until December 31st to enter for a