Beauty

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

BN Beauty & Stella’s Addiction: Get the Kelly Rowland Kisses Down Low Pin-Up Look

BN Beauty & Stella’s Addiction: Get the Kelly Rowland Kisses Down Low Pin-Up Look

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Hey BN Beauty Belles! We are proud to introduce another amazing Makeup Artist, Stella Maris of Stella’s Addiction…. For her “Get This Look” feature, she will be recreating different makeup looks from local and International acts as well as

Tinsel Star Matilda Obaseki-Mozia Debuts New Look

Tinsel Star Matilda Obaseki-Mozia Debuts New Look

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

A Nollywood actress is showing off her new hairstyle.
Matilda Obaseki-Mozia known for playing Angela Dede on the M-Net hit show – Tinsel… debuts her shaved hairstyle.
Over the months, Matilda’s hairstyle has been changing; she previously cut her long

Toolz’ SCARY Special Effects Make-Up

Toolz’ SCARY Special Effects Make-Up

Monday, March 24th, 2014

Now this is scary.
Media personality Toolz… has apparently been taking classes on special effects make-up. She took to her official Instagram page to share some of her works including one on her face.
Her caramel skin is marred with

BN Beauty: Get Foxy with this Curly FroHawk Tutorial by Chizi Duru

BN Beauty: Get Foxy with this Curly FroHawk Tutorial by Chizi Duru

Monday, March 24th, 2014

Hey Natural Sisters! BN Beauty has got a treat for you.
Featuring Nigerian Natural Hair Blogger Chizi Duru…, we are giving you a great tutorial on how to get the foxy and fierce Curly FroHawk.
Using products such as

Exclusive: “God Doesn’t Like Dirty”! Dencia’s Whitenicious UK Press Tour Garners More Notoriety

Exclusive: “God Doesn’t Like Dirty”! Dencia’s Whitenicious UK Press Tour Garners More Notoriety

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Dencia is on a media roll…on a mission to defend and promote Whitenicious.
Have you seen her latest interview on Channel 4 News – click here to watch. She also scored another TV interview with BBC… for an all

Dencia Defends Whitenicious on Channel 4 News

Dencia Defends Whitenicious on Channel 4 News

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

“White means pure!”
Cameroonian pop star Dencia defended her “dark spot remover” Whitenicious on Channel 4 in the UK last night. Also invited for the talk was Phinnah Ikeji of Black Role Models UK….
In the video, the interviewer

BN Beauty: Faux Locks Tutorial | Adanna of Adanna & David

BN Beauty: Faux Locks Tutorial | Adanna of Adanna & David

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

By now the whole world is getting more familiar with the adorable couple turned Youtube sensation, Adanna & David.
We love their cute dance videos, their relationship updates on their Instagram page and Youtube channel and now our BN …

BN Beauty: The Amazing Beauty Benefits of Sugar by Ella Smith

BN Beauty: The Amazing Beauty Benefits of Sugar by Ella Smith

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Sugar may be bad when wrapped in a sweet packet and a big risk when consumed in excess, but it’s an excellent ingredient when it comes to skincare.
In the past sugar was known as “white gold,” because it was…

Busola Adedire: The Psychology of Beauty

Busola Adedire: The Psychology of Beauty

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

I dislike beauty pageants, and I have often wondered numerous times what exactly the rationale behind them is… I still don’t have an answer! I feel this way because I believe beauty as a trait is subjective and immeasurable. Any…

BN Beauty Live at “Beauty UnMasked” #SMWLagos 2014! My Makeup NG, LilPumpkinPie05, ThatIgboChick & Other Makeup Enthusiasts Talk Shop

BN Beauty Live at “Beauty UnMasked” #SMWLagos 2014! My Makeup NG, LilPumpkinPie05, ThatIgboChick & Other Makeup Enthusiasts Talk Shop

Monday, March 17th, 2014

On Friday 21st February 2014, makeup artists, bloggers and entrepreneurs gathered to talk shop; discuss beauty and makeup from a diverse point of view, dissect current trends and propose solutions to some of beauty’s unanswered questions. The event titled “…

BN Beauty: Get This Look – Orange Sizzle by VeryGoodBadGurl (EniBaby4)

BN Beauty: Get This Look – Orange Sizzle by VeryGoodBadGurl (EniBaby4)

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Good morning BN Beauty Belles!
It’s time for your daily dose of beauty her on BN and today we are featuring one of our favourite makeup artists to watch, Isoken Asemota a.k.a VeryGoodBadGurl a.k.a Enibaby4…. She is lively, fun

Royals Singer Lorde Collaborates with MAC for Limited Edition Summer Beauty Collection

Royals Singer Lorde Collaborates with MAC for Limited Edition Summer Beauty Collection

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

*Singing* “We don’t care, we driving Cadillacs in our dreams“!
The hit single, Royals has had us appreciating artist Lorde and now makeup brand MAC… has caught the bug.
If you love her signature vampy makeup look then

BN Beauty: 10 Hair, Skin & Nail Benefits of Olive Oil You Should Remember!

BN Beauty: 10 Hair, Skin & Nail Benefits of Olive Oil You Should Remember!

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Olive Oil is one of the best natural beauty oils that can greatly improve your health and appearance. It is the closest oil to that which is secreted from your skin, so if it comes to getting something closest to…

Makeup Talk & A Fab Tea Party! L’Oreal hosts Beauty Bloggers, Editors & Social Media Influencers in Lagos

Makeup Talk & A Fab Tea Party! L’Oreal hosts Beauty Bloggers, Editors & Social Media Influencers in Lagos

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Hi BN Beauty Belles! On Saturday 1st March 2014, L’Oreal …recognized the strong influence of beauty bloggers, online beauty editors, and social media influencers in beauty at a fab beau tea party at their head office in Lagos.
They invited

Miss Nigeria ’13 Ezinne Akudo visits Queens College Lagos to commemorate International Women’s Day

Miss Nigeria ’13 Ezinne Akudo visits Queens College Lagos to commemorate International Women’s Day

Monday, March 10th, 2014

The International Women’s Day, a day that highlights the importance of women in a society by celebrating them,  was held worldwide on Saturday 8th March 2014.
Miss Nigeria 2013 Ezinne Akudo… chose to commemorate the celebration at Queens College

BN Beauty: Pick Your Favourite Hairstyle at the Pre-AMVCA Cocktail Party

BN Beauty: Pick Your Favourite Hairstyle at the Pre-AMVCA Cocktail Party

Saturday, March 8th, 2014

Style and beauty go together like Jay Z and Beyoncé, so it’s imperative that fashionistas bring out their A-game in the hair and make-up department as much as the style department.
At the 2014 Pre-AMVCA Cocktail Party… held yesterday

Celebrity Makeup Artist Theodora of Doranne Beauty Shows How to Get 2014 AMVCA Red Carpet Ready Makeup on NdaniTV – Watch

Celebrity Makeup Artist Theodora of Doranne Beauty Shows How to Get 2014 AMVCA Red Carpet Ready Makeup on NdaniTV – Watch

Saturday, March 8th, 2014

*Dancing* It’s here! Africa’s Oscars has finally arrived. The 2014 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards… (AMVCA) is here and is taking place today, Saturday 8th March 2014.
Now, before you start prepping for the big night, it is

Dencia claims Lupita Nyong’o “Lied” about her Letter from a Fan

Dencia claims Lupita Nyong’o “Lied” about her Letter from a Fan

Friday, March 7th, 2014

Ever since Lupita Nyong’o gave her beautiful speech on black beauty at the Essence Magazine luncheon in February, Cameroonian pop star Dencia has slammed her for mentioning her brand – Whitenicious.
“I received a letter from a girl and …

“Beauty Should be Universal” – Alek Wek Responds to Lupita’s Speech on Black Beauty

“Beauty Should be Universal” – Alek Wek Responds to Lupita’s Speech on Black Beauty

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

Two black women who have taken over the world!
South Sudanese British supermodel Alek Wek is totally in awe of Lupita Nyong’o. If you recall, the Academy Award winning actress gave a beautiful speech on black beauty at Essence …

Absolutely Gorgeous! View More Images of Nana Afua Antwi for Zen Magazine’s February 2014 Issue

Absolutely Gorgeous! View More Images of Nana Afua Antwi for Zen Magazine’s February 2014 Issue

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

Early February we brought you the unveiling of Zen Magazine‘s February 2014 issue featuring model, designer and brand ambassador Nana Afua Antwi… as its cover girl.
Now we have some absolutely gorgeous images of Nana for the Interview editorial.

Beauty Queen Reunion! As MBGN 2000 Matilda Kerry Weds | Agbani Darego, Munachi Abii, Chinenye Ochuba-Akinlade Attend

Beauty Queen Reunion! As MBGN 2000 Matilda Kerry Weds | Agbani Darego, Munachi Abii, Chinenye Ochuba-Akinlade Attend

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

From L – R, Munachi Abii (MBGN 2007), Chinenye Ochuba-Akinlade (MBGN 2002), the bride Matilda Kerry, Agbani Darego (MBGN 2001 & Miss World)
It was a beauty queen reunion as Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) 2000 Matilda Kerry… wed

Watch Lupita Nyong’o's Emotional Speech on Black Beauty at Essence Magazine’s Luncheon

Watch Lupita Nyong’o's Emotional Speech on Black Beauty at Essence Magazine’s Luncheon

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

You all loved Lupita Nyong’o‘s speech at Essence Magazine…‘s 7th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon. You missed that? Hell no, click here
The African-American publication released the video yesterday and it is still giving us goosebumps.
Watch!

BN Beauty: Lupita, J-Law, Kerry – Our Top 5 Hair & Makeup Looks from the 2014 Oscars!

BN Beauty: Lupita, J-Law, Kerry – Our Top 5 Hair & Makeup Looks from the 2014 Oscars!

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

From Margot Robbie and Julia Roberts‘ new hair colour to Lupita Nyong’o and Naomi Watts‘ funky hairstyles, the dresses weren’t the only things to watch at the 2014 Oscars! The stars brought their A-game for the evening and …

Elohor Aisien Steps Down as Creative Director of Miss Nigeria Pageantry

Elohor Aisien Steps Down as Creative Director of Miss Nigeria Pageantry

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

BellaNaija.com can confirm that former Nigerian model Elohor Aisien has quit the Miss Nigeria pageantry.
Elohor who is the founder and managing director of Beth Model Management Africa, took on the role as the creative head from Nike Oshinowo…