SKINCARE MUST-HAVES | PART 1

So at this point, solely based on my previous articles on this platform, I don’t need to tell you I am a skincare junkie. I try so many products and lucky for me, I don’t react to them. For a…

DANGERS OF SKIN WHITENING/BLEACHING | PART 2

In continuation from part 1 , we are going to delve a little deeper into how exactly these common skin whitening chemicals work. If you missed Part 1, please catch-up here. Skin whiteners cause significant health risks when used over long periods…

7 BEST MAKEUP FOUNDATION FOR WARMER CLIMATES

Who better to recommend makeup to you than a professional Makeup Artist that actually understands the climate conditions you deal with all year round. They will offer recommendations based on a wealth of experience, having worked on a wide variety…

HOW TO CARE FOR YOUR WEAVES

So here’s an interesting question: How long should your weaves/hair extensions last? A month, 5 months? A year, 5years? Honestly your weaves could last forever, it all comes down to HOW you maintain them. How have you been treating your…

DANGERS OF SKIN WHITENING/BLEACHING | PART 1

Skin-lightening or bleaching is an epidemic in many countries worldwide, and Africa in particular. Nigeria currently has the dubious honour of being the skin bleaching capital of the world, with an estimated 77% of Nigerian women using skin-lightening products. Skin…

QUICK GUIDE TO RETINOLS & RETINOIDS

Two questions I am often asked is “what exactly does retinol do” and “do I need retinol”. I am a strong advocate of including retinol in your routine once you are 25 and above. However, I understand your confusion when…