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Say Hello to Elizabeth Arden’s 1st African Ambassador, Nigerian Model Adeola Ariyo

Say Hello to Elizabeth Arden’s 1st African Ambassador, Nigerian Model Adeola Ariyo

Saturday, February 15th, 2014

Great news Africa. On Thursday 13th February 2014, Nigerian model Adeola Ariyo was selected as the first ever African Ambassador for Beauty company Elizabeth Arden…. The 28 year old will be taking over the duties of the Elizabeth Arden

BN Beauty: 5 Soft & Sweet Makeup Looks You Need to Try for Valentine’s Day

BN Beauty: 5 Soft & Sweet Makeup Looks You Need to Try for Valentine’s Day

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Do you smell that? It’s the smell of ❤ in the air!
Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day and we have got not one, or two but 5 Valentine’s inspired makeup tutorials just for you. Whether you’re having a romantic dinner with…

So Beautiful! Nana Afua Antwi covers Zen Magazine’s February 2014 Issue

So Beautiful! Nana Afua Antwi covers Zen Magazine’s February 2014 Issue

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise, black is beautiful.
And Nana Afua Antwi proves it on the cover of Zen Magazine‘s February 2014 issue. Nana who was the first Ghanaian to win Britain’s Top Model of Colour…, is

BN Beauty: A Flawless Finish Every Time! Tips on Using & Cleaning a Beauty Blender Sponge

BN Beauty: A Flawless Finish Every Time! Tips on Using & Cleaning a Beauty Blender Sponge

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Hi BN Beauty… Belles!
It’s a beautiful day and we know you, as a BN Beauty Belle, are looking beautiful. To help you look even more amazing, today on BN Beauty we will be giving you some tips on how

Oprah Winfrey, Kate Winslet, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts & More go Makeup-Free for Vanity Fair Magazine’s 20th Hollywood Issue

Oprah Winfrey, Kate Winslet, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts & More go Makeup-Free for Vanity Fair Magazine’s 20th Hollywood Issue

Monday, February 10th, 2014

It’s Hollywood baby!
For the 20th Hollywood issue for Vanity Fair Magazine, renowned American Artist Chuck Close took raw portraits of 20 of your favourite Hollywood stars. The list included Brad Pitt, Oprah Winfrey, Scarlet Johansson, Sean …

Beauty Dos, Don’ts & Duhs for Women of Colour by LilPumpkinPie05

Beauty Dos, Don’ts & Duhs for Women of Colour by LilPumpkinPie05

Friday, February 7th, 2014

Hi BN Beauty… Belles!
It’s Friday right? Time to get the party started! But before you start planning your #TurntUpWeekend, we have got some tips to help out with your beauty for the weekend ahead; and practically the rest of

BN Beauty: Get Natural Looking Glowing Skin with Cream Blushes!

BN Beauty: Get Natural Looking Glowing Skin with Cream Blushes!

Friday, February 7th, 2014

This is the best time of the year – it isn’t too cold, or too warm, or too dusty or too wet. It’s the perfect time to wear makeup especially all those cream products that you couldn’t wear in the…

WOW! You Need to See MBGN Tourism 2013 Powede Lawrence’s Stunning Photoshoot only on BN

WOW! You Need to See MBGN Tourism 2013 Powede Lawrence’s Stunning Photoshoot only on BN

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Can someone get the fire extinguisher because this girl is on FIRE.
BellaNaija Beauty teased you with the first photos of MBGN Tourism 2013 Powede Lawrence…‘s new photoshoot. If you missed it, click here.
Grab your arm rest for

Exclusive: First Look at MBGN Tourism 2013 Powede Lawrence’s New Photoshoot

Exclusive: First Look at MBGN Tourism 2013 Powede Lawrence’s New Photoshoot

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Isn’t she gorgeous?
There’s just something about MBGN Tourism 2013 Powede Lawrence that we can’t take our eyes off.
And the management at Silverbird Group seems to agree; they chose her to represent Nigeria in the Tourism competition.
BellaNaija Beauty…

“Yes, It Will Bleach Your Skin…”! Dencia speaks to Ebony Magazine on Whitenicious

“Yes, It Will Bleach Your Skin…”! Dencia speaks to Ebony Magazine on Whitenicious

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Believe it or not, Dencia‘s Whitenicious is taking her places.
Not only are Nigerians buzzing – be it positively or negatively – about her skincare line, the African American community is also zooming in on it.
Ebony Magazine…,

Eights ‘N’ Weights with Suzanne: 6 Tips To Help With Keeping Your Fitness Resolutions

Eights ‘N’ Weights with Suzanne: 6 Tips To Help With Keeping Your Fitness Resolutions

Friday, January 31st, 2014

It’s the beginning of the year, and we all know how it goes: Most people make resolutions, keep them for the first couple of weeks, and then fall right back into old habits. One resolution that comes up at the…

“I Woke Up Like this, FLAWLESS”! Beyoncé, Genevieve Nnaji, Lilian Esoro, Beverly Osu & Makida Moka go Make-up FREE

“I Woke Up Like this, FLAWLESS”! Beyoncé, Genevieve Nnaji, Lilian Esoro, Beverly Osu & Makida Moka go Make-up FREE

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

“I woke up like this, I woke up like this, FLAWLESS”!…
Oh yeah, these ladies are letting their inner beauties shine. Last year, celebs created a lot of buzz when they shared their make-up free photos. If you missed it,

BN Beauty: 10 Surprising Beauty Tips to Try Today!

BN Beauty: 10 Surprising Beauty Tips to Try Today!

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

When it comes to beauty, you never know where or how the next ‘Big Thing’ is going to happen. A few years back, if someone had told you that using your own blood as an ingredient for a Facial would…

Dencia to take Legal Actions Against Media Platforms that Claim Whitenicious Gives Cancer

Dencia to take Legal Actions Against Media Platforms that Claim Whitenicious Gives Cancer

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Dencia is defending her skincare line – Whitenicious… and won’t mind suing.
The pop sensation took to Twitter to lash out on media platforms that claim her beauty products give cancer.
Dumb mofos wanna talk colorism yet you filter your

BN Beauty: Try This Goth Themed Zip & Stud Nail Art Tutorial

BN Beauty: Try This Goth Themed Zip & Stud Nail Art Tutorial

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Hi BN Beauty Belles!
Its another day for fab beauty and today we have got a treat for the DIY and Nail Art buffs out there. This nail art tutorial is definitely one to try and can add some major…

BN Beauty: Top 10 Hair & Makeup Looks from the 2014 Grammys

BN Beauty: Top 10 Hair & Makeup Looks from the 2014 Grammys

Monday, January 27th, 2014

You have sang the musical notes on Katy Perry‘s Valentino dress and you’re probably still trying to figure out what Pharell was thinking with that Rangers inspired hat {click here to see red carpet photos and winners list…

Dove discovers How Real Girls define Beauty on Social Media in Short Documentary – “Selfie”

Dove discovers How Real Girls define Beauty on Social Media in Short Documentary – “Selfie”

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

The word “Selfie” is one of the most common hashtags on Social Media, but what may not have known is that sometimes, such a concept is making the question of what beauty is broader and even more confusing. This ultimately…

Your First Look at the New Beauty Magazine – “Savvy & Chic Hair & Beauty Hub”

Your First Look at the New Beauty Magazine – “Savvy & Chic Hair & Beauty Hub”

Friday, January 24th, 2014

There is a new beauty hub & magazine in town!
The all new Hair & Beauty Hub… (HBH) brings you Nigeria’s first exclusive online hair & beauty marketplace where vendors selling authentic, high quality hair and beauty products have the

“I’m Beautiful & I Want to Help Millions of People” – Dencia on her Skincare Line

“I’m Beautiful & I Want to Help Millions of People” – Dencia on her Skincare Line

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

All Dencia wants to do with her skincare line – Whitenicious…, is to help people.
The Cameroon-Nigerian singer has had everyone buzzing since she unveiled her products. While some criticized her for promoting bleaching, a few are fans of

MUST Watch: Mind Blowing 3-Minute Photoshop Makeover

MUST Watch: Mind Blowing 3-Minute Photoshop Makeover

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

This might be the most transformative music video you’ll ever see – literally! In the video for her new track, Nouveau Parfum, Hungarian singer Boggie… is retouched and ‘perfected’ – she goes from fine to flawless in a few minutes

BN Beauty: All you Need to Know About the New Anti-Ageing Solution – The DD Cream

BN Beauty: All you Need to Know About the New Anti-Ageing Solution – The DD Cream

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

We have all heard about BB (the Beauty or Blemish Balm or ) and CC (Colour Control or Colour Correcting) creams, but now (as inevitable as it may have seemed) DD creams are now a thing.
The DD (The Daily…

BN Beauty: Get Easy-Peasy Glittery Eyes with Ropo Ogundemuren

BN Beauty: Get Easy-Peasy Glittery Eyes with Ropo Ogundemuren

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Good morning BN Beauty… belles.
It’s a beautiful morning and have we got some glittery girly glam for you. A pretty mix of simple and glamorous is the glittery winged eyeliner. It is perfect for those days where you want

Klassy Kinks: Why #TeamNatural is Necessary in Nigeria

Klassy Kinks: Why #TeamNatural is Necessary in Nigeria

Monday, January 20th, 2014

I had just returned from a three week visit to Nigeria, spending most of my time in Umuahia, and the rest in Lagos, Nigeria and had a chance to meet a few naturals at an event in Victoria Island, sponsored…

A Quick Fix for Your Bald Spots & Damaged Hairline – Super Million Hair

A Quick Fix for Your Bald Spots & Damaged Hairline – Super Million Hair

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Super Million Hair… is the most advanced method of thickening your hair without having to do surgery or laser therapy. It Is pure organic keratin (the very thing that your hair is made of) that is cut into micro-sized hair

Fans Attack Vanity Fair Magazine for Lightening Lupita Nyong’o's Skin on its Cover

Fans Attack Vanity Fair Magazine for Lightening Lupita Nyong’o's Skin on its Cover

Friday, January 17th, 2014

There’s no denying Lupita Nyong’o‘s Vanity Fair Magazine… shoot is stunning.
But the magazine has come under fire by fans of the Hollywood starlet who claim that her normal dark caramel skin is far more lighter than it is.