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
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
I get asked this question a lot. Ladies with short hair feel like since they already standout because of their hairdo, wearing bold makeup makes them standout even more. The way you wear Makeup is definitely an extension of your fashion sense. My client turned friend agreed to let me use her to in this … More Can I rock a bold Makeup look with short hair?
I had the pleasure of working with Jeri creating portraits for her portfolio with some beautiful ladies. While the photo-shoot wasn’t focused alone on portrait photography, I chose these photos for my blog because I have a mini obsession with maasai accessories. To think I nearly missed out on this photoshoot because … More Making Portraits With Jeri Muchura
I keep getting requests for makeup trainings and apprenticeships, because of my crazy schedule the last quarter, I haven’t even been able to have one on one makeup classes. I have now decided to have makeup classes every now and then ( whenever my schedule permits). Maximum class size will be 20, just so it … More Blend It Like A Pro Makeup Class
I recently got some Chelsea Beautique goodies- The semi-permanent eyebrow kit, a pair of mink Lashes (no. 6), the catwalk eyes contact lenses, the blending sponge, and the 12 pieces hair chalk. Today I’m focusing on dramatic eyes. Alot of girls feel a bit shy about getting the attention that comes with fun and dramatic eye makeup, … More About Lash Friday
I’ve had the pleasure of glamming up Diana AKA Denim and Cateye, on several occasions. We’ve done the barely there looks, the Super glamourous looks, and the girly fun looks. And as a colleague recently pointed out to me, Diana looks great in everything! For this shoot we created 4 looks. What I usually do … More Makeup Play Date With Denim and Cateye.
First Ever Product Review. Yay! Being a Make-up Artist (MUA), comes hand in hand with being a product junkie. It’s the truth, a very expensive habit, but I have accepted it. Because Make-up is an art, a MUA is constantly learning new skills, and is always practicing to perfect his/her art. … More Ciku Lipsticks Review