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
It’s been a minute I did a review, or blogged at all for that matter. Kids were on holiday, and my schedule’s been tight. I also try to use a product long enough to tell if it works for me or not. I was introduced to this range of products by a friend. She RAVED … More Product Review: AVÈNE Skin and body care products.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, I’m featuring the gorgeous Njeri Olang’. I first met her at an event for Naturalistas in Nairobi, I thoroughly enjoyed the talk she gave, and I was quite taken with her bubbly personality. “I am thankful to be a woman, I recognize the strength in my femininity and I will … More What I value and appreciate about being a Woman.- Njeri Olang’
This is my most requested makeup look. Something easy to create, and appropriate for work and school. I didn’t get to take to many pictures of it, but I filmed it. You can watch the video below: Products Used- Brows: Anastasia Berverly dipbrow pomade in ‘ebony’, LA girl concealer in ‘chestnut’. Eyeshadows: Saddle … More Simple Makeup Look for Work and School.
So I decided to jump right into making makeup videos. Getting great tools for making videos is very expensive, and editing videos is no joke o! But I have decided to make mistakes and learn as I grow. But I gotta start somewhere. So I saw this amazing look on @makeupbyjaytee on instagram the other day, … More Look who’s a YouTube Newbie! 🙂
The look I have recreated for this post is my most requested makeup look. From girls who are getting their makeup done for the first time, to brides who want a demure makeup look, this is their to go look. Even with that, I still find a lot of ladies being doubtful that they can rock … More Rocking Nudes and Neutrals