BEAUTY/ WELLNESS

  • Winged Liner – Perfecting The Act

      They say ‘’the fear of an eyeliner and winged eye gone bad is the beginning of wisdom’’, and I completely agree.  Waking up in the morning and deciding to do your makeup is serious business. Sometimes I wonder who invented the use of eyeliner? As if that wasn’t too much work for us ladies already, there came the winged eye invention! Oh, dear! As my husband Idy would usually say when I am applying my makeup for hours ‘’being a woman takes...
  • Beauty Blenders - When Do You Get Rid Of Yours

    Beauty Blenders are a makeup lover best friend. Since it came into the beauty industry it’s been very popular and I don’t think it will be going away soon. I would say that beauty blenders perform makeup miracle when it comes to blending your foundation, concealer, and almost anything in regards to makeup. Beauty blenders are here to stay!  I haven’t ditched the traditional makeup brushes yet; I just happen to prefer beauty blenders these days...
  • Valentine's Night Dramatic Eyeliners

    What better time to make your eyes pop other than Valentine's eve. That's what eyeliners are known for . Especially during a night out such as Valentine night. Apart from that beautiful red dress we'll be wearing, we also certainly need a flawless makeup. When it comes to eyeliners more is more especially if you want to create a dramatic look. I wear different types of eyeliners from liquid, to gel, to pencil eyeliners, and even crayon ...
  • Hair Care - How To Apply Dry Shampoo

    Dry shampoo is God sent and it's pretty much the best thing that has happened to hair care. Isn't it amazing to be able to spray some shampoo on your hair and it instantly feels and smells clean without having to do much? Oh yes it is! Okay guys, I do not want to enjoy this dry shampoo discovery alone. So am sharing some tips on how to use this product with you all. Here we go: First thing you need to know about dry shampoo is that, ...
  • Nail Colors For Fall/Winter

    Nail colors are a subtle but relevant fashion statement, powerful enough to convey ones mood, personal style, occasion and season. During the summer you would have seen a lot of eye popping nail colors, such as pink, red, yellow, etc. Well now,  we are concentrating on  Nail colors for Fall/Winter  season. As simple as nail colors may seem, they give a finished, polished look and are an avenue to add a pop of color or play around with n...
  • Make Up Brushes Recommendations

    Most makeup artists would  agree that owning the right brushes is essential when creating your look. Using makeup brushes ensures that you pick up and disperse the right amount of product with each application. Even though the Makeup products used are essential, It is even more important to have the right makeup brushes. As many of you already know, there are loads of makeup brushes out there. Some are very affordable while others are are not....
  • TRANSITIONING FROM RETOUCHED TO NATURAL HAIR FOR WOMEN OF COLOR.

    The recent craze in the black community of women seeking to return to their natural hair has transitioned from rarity to being a popular movement. Diversity exists in culture and style but women of color stand out and are identified by their unique tresses. From Afro, twist, curls and dreads, we stand out in beauty, aesthetics and professionalism. In contemporary times, statistics show that black women opt for relaxing their hair as a b...
  • HOLIDAY MUST HAVES.

    The fragrance of holiday is in the air, the fun has just begun. Whether you're planning a vacation, going swimming, or hanging out with friends, Tis a season to be jolly and creative in exploring our wardrobe and trying out those accessories. Some serious wardrobe blunders and mismatch are made during the holiday season, but this article gives tips and must haves to achieve that gorgeous, effortless and playful look while having fun with it. ...
  • Makeup Turorial: How To Achieve A dark lips and eyes

    https://youtu.be/NxC3fKyRsvw Good morning my lovelies, there is a new video up on my YouTube Channel. If you want to learn how to wear a dark eyes and lips for a special night out, then go watch this video. Let me know what you think. Youtube here Have a great week you all. XOXO Ivy Ekong.
  • 5 Minutes Hair Transformation

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  • Recommended ALUMINUM FREE DEODORANTS

    Deodorants have made the list of most searched beauty product. With so many of us opting for beauty products sans harsh chemicals, it's no wonder that deodorant has finally made the list. But before we understand what to look for in a deodorant, it's important to know the difference between deodorant and antiperspirant. Deodorants are meant to neutralize odor by killing the bacteria that causes it or by simply masking it. Antiperspirant...
  • Beauty Haul - Best Beauty Products

    Getting ready for your Christmas party is about more than just picking an outfit and adding some accessories. Getting your skin ready and finding the perfect beauty products to help you do this is a part of it, as is getting the right hair products and make-up. So what are the best products in the beauty haul this year? Skin care Preparing your skin for makeup is a crucial part of getting ready for Christmas events and starts sometime ...