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Ghanaian Beauty Gurus you should know

When researching about the beauty industry in Ghana, I found out about an initiative called ‘MakeupGhana’  which is is seeking to promote and advance the beauty industry in Ghana. The beauty industry  in Ghana has grown steadily over the last few years. Social media has helped more artists work be seen while traditional brands like …

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14 Upcoming Beauty Gurus with Deep Dark Skin

It’s no secret that dark skinned women in the entertainment, fashion and beauty industry often get the short end of the stick.  Social media campaigns like #Unfairandlovely and #blackgirlsaremagic exist because mainstream media outlets continually present a singular image of white, blonde and long-legged as the default definition of beauty.  Although there have been positive steps …

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Green Glam: 20 Makeup ideas for St. Patrick’s Day

No idea  how to beat your face for St. Patrick’s Day? We’ve got you covered with these 20 glamorous looks that will have others green with makeup envy when you head to  St. Patrick’s Day events this weekend! Be sure to show these stunning black beauties some love on social media! SPLENDIDBEAUTY_ A photo posted …

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15 Black Beauty Looks for Spring!

I love a dark lip but these Spring looks by Black beauty gurus are giving me life! Who says Black women can’t wear colourful makeup? Psssh. Get inspired by these stunning 15 looks!  1. KLUERMOI 2. ALISSA ASHLEY   3. PEAKMILL 4. DESTINYGODLEY   5. SONDRJADELUXE 6. ELLARIE 7. ROSE KIMBERLY   8. MS JASMINEROSE …

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Global Spotlight Feature: Nigeria

Hey Queens, so for our weekly Global Spotlight Feature this week, we’ll be discussing Nigeria. This West African nation is sometimes called the “Giant of Africa” because of its large population. Currently Nigeria has been on the rise in the booming African beauty industry. Artists have the ability to make a full-time income via clients …

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