Last week, I got a chance to try out some matte lipsticks from Joy official. I even had a collaboration with the brand for a Mothers Day giveaway. Of course I had to do a full facebeat so the lip swatches would make sense. I started off with “flawless”, it’s a very soft Opera mauve shade. … More Joy Lips Matte Lipsticks
I met the amazing Tabitha Tongoi of Craving Yellow. She’s this gorgeous fireball of energy with the sunniest smile ever, and her hair(!). Wow. #HairGoals We had the wonderful opportunity to create a video for an Ankara inspired orange and red makeup look. Here’s the tutorial for … More Collaboration with Craving Yellow
I’ve been super super busy. I have hundreds of photos stored on my computer, that were meant to be blog posts that never happened. I promise to do better. Promise. So after stressing about getting a ring light for work, I finally gave in and got one. Because of the size and fragility of the … More Double Cut-crease
Hey guys! When I met Rackel (the model featured in this post), I was blown away by her GORGEOUS features, and really good skin. I knew we had to do something striking. I attended a makeup class in May, and I was truly inspired by the way the Beauty Educators fearlessly played with glitter. I … More Pink glitter eyes x Bold red lips.
Hey guys! Soooo sorry it took so long to get the second part up. August was super busy for me, add that to the fact that my munchkins were on holiday. This second part is focused on my most requested bridal looks for white weddings. Although most of my clients prefer matte nudes, I added … More Bridal Makeup Inspiration. Pt. 2.
It’s wedding season! Yay!. Since bridal makeup is what I do mostly, I tried to time these posts (it’s going to be in two parts) for the start of one of the two busiest wedding months (the other being December) in Kenya. Muslim weddings are usually an explosion of colour and style. The wedding attires, beautiful … More Bridal Makeup Inspiration. Pt. 1
Wearing matte lipstick everyday takes it’s toll. That constant dry feeling, and for some of us, who forget to moisturize with balm after removing matte lipsticks, we experience peeling. I got 8 shades of Adama Cosmetics glosses, which I’ve been rocking for a little over 2 months. The lovely Hendrika agreed to be my model for the … More Adama Cosmetics Lipglosses
OMG! This was the dream team right here! When I see what we were able to do in 2 hours, I’m just happy. I mean, this photoshoot almost didn’t happen because of a disastrous appointment I had right before. I was soooo mad, that I felt physically ill, But we’d been planning this shoot for … More Sunshine x Sheila Ndinda x Lyra Aoko
So last week, I was blessed to work with Singer/Songwriter Waithera Chege. Most times when I meet gorgeous ladies with really striking features, I always picture in my head, how they’d look, If I ever got the chance to do their makeup. We started off with a soft nude look. I tend to start off … More Sunshine x Waithera Chege x Mohamed Altoum
It was such a fun makeup playdate with my girl Wangari! We did this beat down for her birthday. My favourite makeup looks to do are bold looks. Anything with loads of colour that most people will ordinarily shy away from. Usually I pair bold eyes with nude lips. I love me a good … More Orange eyes x Nude lips