HOW TO: Half Moon Manicure

Happy Manicure Monday!Here's an easy peasy visual nail art manicure tutorial anyone can do.  All ya need are some office supplies.  No really - office supplies. Forget all those expensive tapes at the beauty salon and check out any office supply store for Avery's reinforcement labels to use as a guide.  A pack of 560 little circles is all of a couple of bucks!...more

August Birchbox Review

It's Birchbox time again! This month, the theme was Beauty School.  As a beauty addict, I love learning about new products, techniques and trends so I was excited to see what was in store. ...more

Fashion And Make Up Can Change Your Life. Even if You're Not a Super Model.

“They want you to be a model?” Those were the words that echoed through my mind as I read the invitation from Elisa Camahort Page and Kathryn Finney to be in the BlogHer '12 Fashion Show. The words weren’t my own. Do you remember the episode of Sex and The City when Carrie ripped the runway (and became fashion roadkill) as a “non-model”? It’s one of my favorites, and sadly, I played the episode over and over again to avoid any unfortunate situations. ...more
I just re-watched this. I re-lived it too. Oh man, what a great night!!!!!more

Like B.B. Creams? Make Way for C.C. Creams!

Just in case you haven't gotten caught up in the BB Cream craze yet (otherwise known as Beauty Balm, there's a new whirlwind being created, this time by CC Creams! ...more

Sally Hansen Salon Effects

It all started with curiosity. Last year it seemed like everyone was trying out these newfangled nail art strips called Salon Effects by Sally Hansen. There was a selection of colors and patterns available, and they claimed to be long-lasting and chip-free.So of course, I had to try them....more

How To: Long Lasting Lipstick

Every lady knows that a well applied lip colour can make of break her entire look whether going out on a date, just hanging out with friends, lounging at the beach or even going to work. There are several tips and tricks handed down over the years as regards getting your lipstick to last all day. At the risk of getting lost in the blogosphere, I would like to share my own tips to long lasting lipstick.I actually put up a picture of a lipstick look I had on 2 weeks ago. My lipstick lasted for 15 hours and I promised to share my application tips....more
That's  a beautiful lip color! I've heard all the tricks about making traditional lipsticks stay ...more


Do you use makeup? If your answer is YES, what is your starting point? I think the starting point must be concealer. Many of us think that they have smooth skin and directly start with foundation application. But however smooth your skin is, you can never get a perfect finishing line without the touch of concealer....more

Brush Review: Gifty's Professional Brush Set

Last year, I got the opportunity to review one of the very few Nigerian professional makeup brush sets available. It was my very first sponsored review and I was really excited about it....more

Beautiful Looking Skin With Dry Brushing

What is the largest organ in the body? What organ eliminates two pounds of waste acids daily? When the blood is full of toxic materials, what organ will reflect this with problems?That’s Right: The Skin! Get beautiful skin (and get rid of the cellulite) with Dry Skin Brushing....more

Floppy hat,telling a retro and fashion story~

The retro wind, one of the most popular elements in 2012 summer!Especially the floppy hat is the most important accessories of the retro wind! Why we called “floppy hat” retro, for it is very popular in the 1960s Audrey Hepburn always worn a floppy hat to show her elegant and beautiful~...more