• AUTUMN MAKEUP LOOK

    PHOTOGRAPHY: Olivia Prisecaru http://www.oliviaprisecaru.co.uk/ • • • So, I decided to do something a little different for you guys this week – I created a makeup look and a couple of outfits inspired by autumn, plus I collaborated with a photographer,…

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    HOW TO CREATE A HEAD TIE/WRAP

    I love a good head tie! We call them ‘head tie’ in Nigeria but I think Americans or Westerners call them ‘head wraps’. Potatoe or Potato – same thing really? Well, a friend asked me how I create my head…

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    PINK, PINK AND MORE PINK!

    The colour pink makes me feel happy, feminine and calm, so I created a monochromatic pink makeup look to capture this. I purposefully edited the pictures in this post to make myself look dreamy, innocent and very girly – like…

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    A FEW OF MY FAVOURITE THINGS…..

    So I had a day off work and decided to spend it exploring Westfield Mall in Shepherd’s Bush, London. I took my camera along in the hope of capturing something interesting. Without intending to, I realised I’d taken photos of…

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    PIRI PIRI CHICKEN & CAULIFLOWER PILAF

    I was recently visited by a relative who had Type 2 diabetes and this prompted me to find some diabetic friendly recipes that were not only easy to make but also tasted great. I explored the recipe section on the…

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    THE BODY SHOP REVIEW

    Great makeup starts with great skin, so it’s important to have good skin care products that cater to the needs of your skin. I’ve been a loyal customer of The Body Shop for many years; they produce so many good…

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    ARABIC EYE MAKEUP WITH AN AFRICAN TWIST

    I looooove the artistry involved in Arabic eye makeup!  The bold colours, the exaggerated eyeliner and the use of heavy false lashes create a look that is very intense and dramatic. It’s a makeup look where you have to either go…

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    JOY ADENUGA

     An Interview with Joy Adenuga, an Award Winning Makeup Artist I’m literally pinching myself as I introduce to you all Joy Adenuga, an award winning London based makeup artist, whose name alone conjures gasps of awe! When I fell in…

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    FROZEN YOGHURT LAYER CAKE

    I got bored with my usual snacks of raw nuts and low fat yoghurt so I decided that I needed some variety in my life. Sometimes, eating healthy food can be viewed as being boring and this mindset is a great…

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    PAPER PYRAMID GIFT BOXES

    Can you believe that we have just over 3 months until Christmas!! It really hit me when I saw Christmas hampers displayed at Costco a few weeks ago. This just year seems to have flown by incredibly quickly! I decided to…

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