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.
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
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
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
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.