Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of working with one of Kenya’s finest Entertainers Avril. The experience was amazing, she was an absolute joy to work with. Here are some photos from that photoshoot. Her hair was styled by the amazing Ronnie. Photography by Gabriel.
I created this look using mostly House of Tara products. Most are shown in the video. Only products not shown are- Foundation: Maybelline fit me! matte poreless in no 338 Setting powder: Ben nye luxury powder in “clay”. House of Tara products can be gotten in Kenya from Studio Pretty Faces. They’re at Chaka court, … More Sunset Eyes Makeup Tutorial.
Here’s simple smokey eye and nude lip look I created. Thanks for watching. XOXO
The day of this shoot was the first time I ever met Sheila Kanini. She’s a model, and the first runner-up Miss World Kenya 2017. I noticed immediately that she’s a makeup Enthusiast, she let me go all out, no micro-management (MUAs in the house say Alleluia!). I didn’t plan on this becoming a blog post, … More Silver glitter x Neon pink Lips
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! 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
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