Category Archives: Brands

Meet Sanneta Myrie, The First Contestant To Wear Dreadlocks At The Miss World Pageant!

Black natural hair is gaining worldwide acceptance in both the fashion and beauty circles. First, it was Maria Borges rocking her fro at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show where it was hitherto unheard of for a model to walk in anything short of long flowing hair. More recently, Miss Jamaica, Sanneta Myrie, made another hair history…

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Video: That Awkward Moment The Wrong Person Was Crowned Miss Universe 2015

  If you missed the grand finale of the Miss Universe 2015 beauty pageant, which happened yesterday, in Las Vegas, not to worry we’ve got all the details right here. Though, Nigeria’s Debbie Collins didn’t make the final cut, the craziest thing happened… The wrong person was announced winner! Not just that, she was crowned…

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Powede Lawrence, Ezinne Akudo, Chinyere Chichi Adogu & Vivian Udemba Feature In CookieSkin®’s #BeautyIsConfidence Campaign

The CookieSkin® campaign, #BeautyIsConfidence grew from Leslie Okoye’s desire to not only to redefine the meaning of beauty amongst women of colour but to strengthen the confidence and self-esteem of African women globally. The campaign kicked off earlier in the year with Funke Akindele, Ama K. Abebrese and Sylvia Nduka. See the video here Joining Leslie…

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Kerry Washington Unveiled As Creative Ambassador For Nail Brand OPI

“Scandal” actress, Kerry Washington has inked a deal with nail brand OPI to be the company’s creative ambassador. Kerry will be co-designing a line with the brand’s co-founder and creative director Suzi Weiss-Fischmann later this year. The excited actress took to her Instagram to share the news writing, “I am ECSTATIC about this new collabo.…

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Breaking Records! Nigeria’s Collete Nwadike Crowned Exquisite Face Of The Universe 2015

Collete Nwadike, Exquisite Face of the Universe Collete Nwadike, the reigning Miss Tourism Nigeria, who went to represent Nigeria at the 2015 edition of the Exquisite Face of the Universe beauty pageant in Sao Tome and Principe has beat the other beauty queens to emerge winner. Making history as the first ever black queen to…

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