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British Model Jourdan Dunn Announced as the New Face of Maybelline New York!

British Model Jourdan Dunn Announced as the New Face of Maybelline New York!

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Jourdan Dunn‘s dreams are coming true! She has just been announced as the newest face for Maybelline New York!
The 23 year old model just snagged the massive deal, which was announced via the brand Instagram page. It’s …

BN Beauty: Get This Look – “Blue Savannah” | ThatIgboChick

BN Beauty: Get This Look – “Blue Savannah” | ThatIgboChick

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Hey beautiful people! It’s time for another episode of BN Beauty: Get This Look starring Chidimma Umeh as ThatIgboChick. lol.
Today’s edition is all about the Blue Savannah… and we are loving everything about it. The look features

Dencia: People Who Attack Skin Bleachers Have Issues | Watch!

Dencia: People Who Attack Skin Bleachers Have Issues | Watch!

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Dencia breaks down in an interview with Ben TV‘s “The Magazine Show“.
The Cameroonian pop star was speaking on the overwhelming support from her family.
On the show hosted by Toya A Washington…, Denica defends her

BN Beauty Trend: Everyone’s Rocking Intense Hair Colours!

BN Beauty Trend: Everyone’s Rocking Intense Hair Colours!

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Hey people! It’s official, a new beauty trend has surfaced and it is big, bold and colourful! It’s the intense hair colour.
From Eva Alordiah and Munachi Abii to Katy Perry and Demi Lovato… – it seems this hot trend

Jennifer Eliogu gets Candid about the Skin Bleaching Trend

Jennifer Eliogu gets Candid about the Skin Bleaching Trend

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

For Jennifer Eliogu…, beauty has nothing to do with your complexion.
The Nollywood actress and singer shares her thoughts on the never ending topic – skin bleaching.
Yes you can roll your eyes, because every day, in every house,

BN Beauty: Get This Look – “The Colour Purple” | ThatIgboChick

BN Beauty: Get This Look – “The Colour Purple” | ThatIgboChick

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Hey beautiful people! It’s time for one of our favourite Beauty features of BN Beauty – Get This Look.
Created by Chidimma Umeh of ThatIgboChick…, we have this beautiful makeup tutorial just for you. This gorgeous look is soft,

BN Beauty & Stella’s Addiction: Get the Edgy Blue Winged Eye from Paris Fashion Week 2014

BN Beauty & Stella’s Addiction: Get the Edgy Blue Winged Eye from Paris Fashion Week 2014

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Stella’s Addiction is back with another Get This Look feature and it is all about the details.
For this edition, she is taking runway to real life with a recreation of the blue winged eye created for the Kenzo… show

Dencia slams Lupita Nyong’o for BET’s Article on Being “Threatened by her Dark Skin”

Dencia slams Lupita Nyong’o for BET’s Article on Being “Threatened by her Dark Skin”

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Here we go again!
Dencia is taking on Lupita Nyong’o again for a recent article published by BET (Black Entertainment Television) on its official website.
The article claims that the Cameroonian pop star is jealous of the Academy Award… winning

BN Beauty: See Dorcas Shola Fapson (DSF) & Lola Rae’s Stunning Makeup | Dee Beauté by Dolly

BN Beauty: See Dorcas Shola Fapson (DSF) & Lola Rae’s Stunning Makeup | Dee Beauté by Dolly

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

These are some stunning ladies.
Actress Dorcas Shola Fapson a.k.a DSF (Sophie from Shuga) and singer Lola Rae are absolutely beautiful with makeup done by Dolly Okusanya of Dee Beaute by Dolly…. The shoot, created to celebrate the culture

Hollywood’s Fresh Faces! Lupita Nyong’o, Emilia Clarke, Elizabeth Olsen for Marie Claire May 2014

Hollywood’s Fresh Faces! Lupita Nyong’o, Emilia Clarke, Elizabeth Olsen for Marie Claire May 2014

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

We are glad to be back from our break from the ever-stunning Lupita Nyong’o.
Listed as one of the “Fresh Faces” of 2014, the Kenyan actress has been featured as the cover girl for Marie Claire…‘s May 2014

Makeup Artist Jackie Aina (MakeUpGameOnPoint) shares Skin Care Regime on NdaniTV’s “Stripped” | Watch

Makeup Artist Jackie Aina (MakeUpGameOnPoint) shares Skin Care Regime on NdaniTV’s “Stripped” | Watch

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

While Youtube sensation, Beauty Vlogger, Blogger & Makeup artist Jackie Aina of My MakeUp Game On Point …does not joke with her primers and eyelashes, she also doesn’t joke with her skin care routine either.
For the 2nd edition of

Klassy Kinks: 5 Reasons Why Your Natural Hair Isn’t Growing!

Klassy Kinks: 5 Reasons Why Your Natural Hair Isn’t Growing!

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Our hair is not an easy matter. Whether you’re just considering going natural or you’ve been at it for 5 years, there are some potential reasons why your hair may not be growing as well as you would like.
Reason …

“Koko Mansion” Alum Rekana Sharon Ojong Tweets about Bleaching

“Koko Mansion” Alum Rekana Sharon Ojong Tweets about Bleaching

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Rekana Sharon Ojong was one of the many contestants part of D’banj‘s “Koko Mansion…” reality TV show in 2009.
Hey D’banj, what happened to the show?
Rekana has gone on to make a name for herself in

Lupita Nyong’o is the New Face of Lancôme

Lupita Nyong’o is the New Face of Lancôme

Friday, April 4th, 2014

She woke up like this – FLAWLESS…well maybe not exactly.
Academy Award winning (That sounds good, right?) Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o has been announced as the new face of French skincare and cosmetics company Lancôme.
She joins Julia Roberts, …

BN Beauty: “Colour Series” Monochrome Makeup | Omon of BeautyCook Studio

BN Beauty: “Colour Series” Monochrome Makeup | Omon of BeautyCook Studio

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Are you ready for some amazing monochrome beauty? Doesn’t matter. We love it so much we are showing you anyways.
From Omontese Akhetuamn of BeautyCook Studio…, we get the chance to see just how gorgeous monochrome makeup can truly

BN Beauty: Get This Look – Blue Horizon by ThatIgboChick

BN Beauty: Get This Look – Blue Horizon by ThatIgboChick

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Hey BN Beauty… Belles! Guess who we have today?
For those of you who are familiar with this section, you already know who it is. But for those who are new, welcome and allow us introduce you to one of

A Triple Dose of Black Beauty! Solange, Erykah Badu & Ledisi Cover Essence Magazine’s May 2014 Issue

A Triple Dose of Black Beauty! Solange, Erykah Badu & Ledisi Cover Essence Magazine’s May 2014 Issue

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Talk about a triple dose of beauty to start your Wednesday morning.
Looking ever so fierce, fashion-forward and stylish, Stylista, musician and DJ Solange Knowles, Neo-Soul singer-songwriters Erykah Badu and Ledisi… each have their own cover for Essence Magazine’s

Tiwa Savage Debuts Pixie Hairstyle

Tiwa Savage Debuts Pixie Hairstyle

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

New month, new do!
We love seeing Tiwa Savage… whip her hair on stage while performing her hit songs, but it seems we won’t see that for a while.
The Nigerian songstress took to her Instagram page to share her

Meet the New Face of L’Oréal Paris – Zoe Saldana

Meet the New Face of L’Oréal Paris – Zoe Saldana

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

There is a new face for cosmetics brand L’Oréal Paris, and it is that of the beautiful, fun and action movie starring American actress, Zoe Saldana….
Granted, Zoe is best know for her tomboy attitude and tough act

The 58 Year Old Masterpiece! Iman for SCENE Magazine’s March 2014 Issue

The 58 Year Old Masterpiece! Iman for SCENE Magazine’s March 2014 Issue

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Now that is one gorgeous African woman.
Poised in goddess-like perfection on the cover of SCENE Magazine, Iman Abdulmajid… is nothing less than a beautiful & seasoned model that not only knows what works in modelling, but what works

BN Beauty: Get This Look – Colour Burst by VeryGoodBadGurl (Enibaby4)

BN Beauty: Get This Look – Colour Burst by VeryGoodBadGurl (Enibaby4)

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Okay this is for the fierce and daring BN Beauty Belles!
Leave it to Isoken Asemota a.k.a VeryGoodBadGurl (Enibaby4)… to create a makeup look that combines 7…yes you heard right…7 colours! Perfect for Spring right?
Well, we absolutely love this

Kiera Knightley is Chanel’s Coco Mademoiselle! View the New Ad Campaign

Kiera Knightley is Chanel’s Coco Mademoiselle! View the New Ad Campaign

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

If you loved Keira Kinghtley in the Adventure packed movie, Pirates of the Caribbean, then you will surely love her here.
The third chapter of the Chanel Coco Mademoiselle… fragrance Ad Campaign, featuring Keira, has just been released and

Attend the 1st Maybelline Makeup Fair with Bimpe Onakoya | Sunday 30th March 2014

Attend the 1st Maybelline Makeup Fair with Bimpe Onakoya | Sunday 30th March 2014

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Pops Concepts - organizers of The MakeUp Fair Series brings to you the very 1st Maybelline Makeup Fair… (MMUF).
Calling on Makeup artists, Beauty Retailers, Makeup Distributors, Re-sellers and lovers of everything makeup and beauty to come prepared to shop

Register Now for The Miss Black & Proud Africa 2014! Auditions in Lagos, Abuja & Port Harcourt

Register Now for The Miss Black & Proud Africa 2014! Auditions in Lagos, Abuja & Port Harcourt

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Are you African and fierce? Do you feel you have what it takes to ‘talk the talk’ and ‘walk the walk’? Do you have the desire to excel in the field of modelling and beyond? Are you bold and eloquent…

The HEATED Natural Hair vs. Weaves Debate on BBC Radio 4!

The HEATED Natural Hair vs. Weaves Debate on BBC Radio 4!

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

The discussion of natural hair Vs. weaves has been around for years and with more topics like skin bleaching, retailing of human hair and Lupita Nyong’o…‘s Essence Beauty Awards speech, the issue has only grown more branches as it