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
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
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
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.
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