Category Archives: Beauty

AMVCA 2020: The Best Hair & Makeup Beauty Looks

Nollywood’s biggest night calls for hair and makeup looks that are bold and beautiful. Bright lips, dramatic eyeshadow, studded makeup, huge updos—AMVCAs is a time to pull out all the stops. This year’s biggest beauty looks? Osas Ighodaro’s hair colour and transformation, a stellar top-tiered bun effort from Belinda Effah and Geisha galore (see Bolanle…

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OB Beauty Of The Day: Nigerian Singer-Songwriter, Actress And Entertainer, Yemi Alade

Yemi Alade has never been afraid to wear bold or unexpected beauty creations, and her hair & makeup for her birthday shoot was concrete proof of that. She paired the denim-inspired outfit with matching face cosmetics — namely a soft, peach contoured eye that made her green irises pop. Matte highlighting and contouring formulas showed…

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OB Beauty Of The Day: Veteran Nollywood Actress And Multi-Hyphenate, Sola Sobowale

Another day, another remarkable, beauty commitment move. Days ago, renowned designer Deola Sagoe made a stunning beauty statement in neutrals. Likewise, Sola Sobowale delivered an impressive subtle look via Instagram on Wednesday. The veteran Nigerian actress wowed fans in the shots that clearly showed off her royalty status while her matching head-tie with just enough volume. Makeup artist, Beauty by Ade gave…

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OB Beauty Of The Day: Nigerian Haute Couture Designer, Deola Sagoe

For truly enduring beauty, a certain harmony must be achieved. This balance lies in knowing what makes you glow from within, as well as what aesthetic notes enhance said glow. If you need an aspirational example, look to Deola Sagoe, who appeared in her daughters’ label’s lookbook in a practiced makeup combination that worked to…

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OB Beauty Of The Day: American Actress, Model And Activist, Yara Shahidi

Yara Shahidi tops our beauty of the day list with the flawless beat and Bantu knots she wore to the Thom Browne Fall 2020 Ready-to-Wear show yesterday in Paris recently. Proving that Fashion Week beauty is just as important as the street style. the Grownish actress looks ethereal, from her miles-long lashes to her rosy…

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OB Beauty Of The Day: Nigerian Actor, Casting Director And Producer, Kemi “Lala” Akindoju

Kemi “Lala” Akindoju can hit a note, cast actors for a play or movie, act her butt off, and nail a stunning beauty shot — every single time. In short: there’s nothing the Nigerian actor can’t do, and it’s safe to call her a multi-hyphenated superstar in her own right. Like her always-on-point outfits, Lala isn’t…

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OB Beauty Of The Day: South African Actress, Model And TV Host, Ayanda Thabethe

The annual South African VC Polo series brings out the most amazing beauty and fashion influencers who show up in alluring looks and this year’s edition they did not fail to impress. Enter: actress and media personality Ayanda Thabethe‘s burnt orange look which is guaranteed to be the most gorgeous thing you’ll see all day. The media…

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OB Beauty Of The Day: Nigerian Actress, Model And Filmmaker, Beverly Naya

What could be better on the last day of the month than a beauty moment that is decidedly, just gorgeous? That desire was fulfilled today by Beverly Naya, who took stepped out for an event in Lagos, her look, dripping in Gold. The Nollywood actress’ shone in a tiered golden ruffle dress from Mazelle Studios that had…

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OB Beauty Of The Day: Nigerian Actress And Producer, Adesua Etomi-Wellington

When it comes to being classy, elegant and chic – Adesua Etomi-Wellington is a true beauty warrior. When the Nollywood star isn’t on a movie set and inspiring us to be better versions of ourselves, she’s wowing us with her makeup looks. Recently, the Wedding Party actress turned a year older and to celebrate she hosted friends…

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OB Beauty Of The Day: Award-Winning Nigerian Writer, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is not one to fall into society’s unrealistic standard of beauty and her latest beauty shots are prove. The talented author is rarely a makeup enthusiast but when she commits, she definitely delivers. Makeup artist Adella used mostly Lancome products to create Adichie’s natural, glowy glam. She’s wearing winged-out dark eyeliner, her subtle…

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