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Glam Beauty Hack: Uwani Aliyu

Getting that glam looks on can sometimes be hectic when you are new to doing your own makeup at home but we glad to have provided you with several beauticians over the course of the years. Which are certain have helped you out in a greater proportion to minimax and...

Mariam Timmer stuns us with her gorgeous maternity shoots

Leading the frontline in the beauty, fashion and media world are some amazing and talented African women. The fear that women may not be able to deliver a high level of expectation in this globally challenging and demanding world is now a thing of the past as more such...

Glam Beauty Hack: Jackie Aina talks harmful effect of skin bleaching

The issue of colourism and the fact that a few brands out there are doing whatever it takes to get people of colour to feel less important about their skin has left the open gate for all whole new conversation. The internet was divided when it came out that American...

World Afro Day: Founder Michelle De Leon Tells Us Why It’s Important Every Day of the Year 

  Earlier this week both celebrity stylist June Ambrose and actress Tracee Ellis Ross posted this clip:   https://www.instagram.com/p/Bq5fxDHHRiH/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link   This video is an excerpt from a longer feature from Channel 4  News in 2016. Although two years have elapsed since this piece was composed, much of the rhetoric remains. We are still talking about...

Glam Africa Loves: The Okonkwo Sisters

This dynamic duo are sister activists in the Black community. When I first met them at the Project Embrace Afrovisibility in the Workplace event, they had a lot to say and I knew immediately that their powerful message would spread far and wide with ease. Just over five years...

BHA Hall Of Fame: Meet the first black woman to be inducted! 

The British Hairdressing Awards, also known as the Oscars of hairdressing, has inducted Ghanaian-born UK Afro-hair salon owner, Charlotte Mensah, into its Hall of Fame this year and we are about ready to start a slow clap! Mensah expressed her excitement after being inducted into the Hall of Fame, a...

Glam Beauty Hack: Omabelle

This week, we are taking beauty inspiration from the United Kingdom-based Nigerian blogger, Omabelle for our Glam Beauty Hack feature. Her narratives in the beauty industry focus on make-up and beauty tutorials that deal with or cover acne. https://youtu.be/GCA0mvsDTIQ With tips such as how to make black spots disappear from your face for...

Glam Africa Loves: Scrubz of London

Believe me, when I tell you, I have the softest skin! Part of that is (of course) related to genetics but the other part can 100% be attributed to Scrubz of London. Scrubz of London is a line of handmade exfoliators that are so full of natural goodness that you...

Facial Care Tip: The traditional Soap!

  In an industry where so many brands have claimed the discovery of some sort of new chemical that promises to wash away your problem skin like a miracle, only to end up damaging your skin even further, it was only natural for beauty experts to take it back to...

Glam Beauty Hack: Cynthia Gwebu

There are probably thousands of beauty and fashion content creators scattered across Africa, generating and educating their followers on which makeup brands work for them, their shades, their preferred fashion taste and what to buy at a specific time of the year. In the wake of that, South African beauty...