The 5th edition of the Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards happened this past weekend and the Stars were taking no prisoners with their Makeup and Hair. I love that here in Nigeria beauty is as important as fashion when it comes to red carpet events. Have a look at our favourites from the weekend



Osas Ajibade


Michelle Dede




Adesua Etomi




Toni Tones



Lola Maja



Somkele Idlhama



Nana Akua Addo




Bolanle Olukanni



Nancy Isime



Minnie Dlamini



Chioma Akpotha



Tolu ‘Toolz’ Oniru



Sika Osei



Sika Osei

Idia Aisien



Lilian Esoro



Mimi Onalaja



Toke Makinwa


Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi


Lola OJ


Are you a beauty lover?

Do you want to know how to get flawless skin?

Then you should be at the REVAMPED WITH YOUTOPIA BEAUTY skincare masterclass on Saturday, March 11th at the Sleek Studio Square, 141 Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island Lagos, from 1:00pm.

Hosted by Youtopia Beauty, the skincare master class promises to be an educational, fun and practical class designed to highlight the skills needed to understand and monitor your skin and create a long lasting result, as well as formulas and products to use to achieve healthy and clear skin.

Speakers at the master class include; Nnenna Okoye (Founder of Youtopia Beauty), Leslie Okoye (Founder of Cookie Skin), Lola Maja (Beauty Insider), Stephanie Kalu- Uche (Founder of Stephanie Nicholas beauty and wellness), and Dr Aire of Airesthetics

Guests will be given the opportunity to ask questions and share concerns about their skin and skincare products.


Please click the link to register: YoutopiaBeauty Masterclass


Spa Pampering at Home are hosting an event filled with the earth’s nourishment, self love, self massage and mindfulness. It’s a wellness event targeted at busy workaholics who need a break. There will be a panel discussions, free refreshments, massages and lots more.

Who should attend:

  • If you want more for your life and living
  • If you want to find balance with you emotional, spiritual, occupational and social life
  • If you are looking for your passion
  • If you want to enjoy life with more vigor
  • If you want to start your journey to self discovery

What to expect:

  • Food Tasting Experience (chocolate tasting)
  • Zen Activities: Adult Coloring & Racking
  • Product demonstration (try out our sleep solution products)
  • Networking



Tickets: N3,000

Venue: Parkview, Ikoyi

Date: Thursday, 26th January

Time: 6pm

For tickets & enquiries: +234 (0) 8177257790


Top beauty brand, Tom Ford Beauty has now officially launched its signature ‘Private Blend Collection’ in Nigeria.

The private blend collection was created to bring unconventional scents to the true fragrance connoisseur. The collection continues to inspire and define luxury fragrances with its exclusive line of unisex fragrances such as Azure Lime, Neroli PortoFino, Black Violet, Tuscan Leather, Noir de Noir, Amber Absolute, Champaca Absolute, Tobacco Vanille, Oud Wood, Italian Cypress, Arabian Woods, Bois Marocain, Lavender Palm, Arabian Wood, Jasmin Rouge and Santal Blush.

The exclusive launch  took place at Alara on the 14th and 15th of December 2016.Guests in attendance were treated to good music and refreshments with an opportunity to sample each fragrance in the collection including tips on how to properly blend the fragrances for different occasions and personalities.


Tom Ford Beauty @ Alara

12A Akin Olugbade Street

Victoria Island, Lagos


If you are new to BeautyInLagos, Welcome! There’s a cool feature we added late last year, all the international brands currently available in the Nigeria and where to get them, just click the ‘Beauty Brands in Nigeria‘ link in the navigation bar at the top of the page.

Clinique is a brand that has been in Nigeria a few years, so that really isn’t news. There’s a Clinique stand in Montaigne Place as well as at the Nail Studio. But the fact that there is now a stand-alone Clinique store in Nigeria… now that’s NEWS!

Leading skincare brand, Clinique recently unveiled its flagship store in Abuja.

For the launch event Clinique hosted beauty enthusiasts, makeup artists and dermatologists to its exclusive launch with the opportunity to experience the fragrances, makeup and skin care products.

Clinique was founded by The Estée Lauder Companies in 1968 as the first dermatologist-created, prestige cosmetic brand. Sold in approximately 140 countries and territories, Clinique’s mission is to provide the highest quality and most effective products to enhance every skin type and concern, offering products for men and women of all ages and ethnicities.

The brand’s customized approach and quality products – all meticulously tested and carefully formulated with the latest science – have made Clinique one of the leading skin care authorities in the world. All makeup and skin care products are Allergy Tested and 100% Fragrance Free.

Have a look at pictures of the store and some products below:



Clinique Store

Ground Floor, Jabi Lake Mall

Bala Sokoto Way



Yves Rocher (pronounced Eve Ro-shay) the number one cosmetic brand in France recently launched their Lagos boutique. This is their second store in Nigeria, they already setup shop in Abuja mid last year, you can read all about that here

Yves Rocher is based on the philosophy of Botanical Beauty and offers a range of skincare and fragrances composed of natural and botanical ingredients for both men and women.

L-R: Queen Ogunshile, Head of Training; Alali Hart, Managing Director Parfums Estate Limited; Johan Blom, Centre Manager Novare Mall; Funmi Elliott, Head of Marketing and Geth Okoli, Head of Sales


The Yves Rocher range of products include:

  • FACE CARE: Highest Efficacy & Expertise
  • BODY CARE: Well-being & Natural
  • PERSONAL CARE: Pleasure & Natural
  • FRAGRANCE: French Haute Perfumerie



Yves Rocher Boutique

Novare Mall

Shop K01

Sangotedo, Lekki

Telephone: +234 (0) 704 551 8841


Yves Rocher is exclusively distributed in Nigeria by Parfums Estate Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Montaigne Limited


Hiya Everyone and Happy New Year! New Year, New look for BeautyInLagos!

We are still working on a few features, but for now we are up and running at nearly full capacity 🙂

So while we were all stuffing our faces over the holidays an eagle landed in these streets… Bobbi Brown is now officially in Nigeria!

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics is a global prestige beauty brand that empowers women to embrace and enhance their individual beauty. Founded in 1991 by makeup artist-turned-entrepreneur Bobbi Brown, the brand offers universally flattering products created with uncompromising quality and Bobbi’s intuitive sense of what every woman wants: to look and feel like herself, only prettier and more confident.

Bobbi Brown is now in Abuja Nigeria! Visit the store  for a Makeup Lesson and learn the best of Bobbi’s signature techniques in one comprehensive, 10-step lesson that takes you through face prep, eye makeup, lip colour and much more.


Bobbi Brown Store

1st Floor Jabi Lake Mall

Abuja, Nigeria.


Bobbi Brown Lagos store: click here