Natural Nigerian Rosehip Oil (Review)

Natural Nigerian Rosehip Oil (Review)
November 12, 2016

During the last #NITC16, one of the products in my haul was the Natural Nigerian Rosehip Oil. I have been using it religiously for two months now and I’m ready to talk about it. I had initially planned to buy the rosehip essential oil and mix it with my facial oil blend but when I got to NN’s stall, I had a change of heart and decided to buy this…

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eBunite’s Surefire Tips For Achieving Good Skin

10 surefire tips for achieving a good skin
October 9, 2016

The other day I was at a photoshoot, while I was busy lamenting over a new pimple that just revealed itself because I hadn’t washed my makeup brushes in two weeks, the makeup artist went on to compliment my skin. Mind you, this is one of the top MUAs in Nigeria who had obviously gone through a myriad of clients. Of course, I was quite chuffed. Then I realized that…

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Product Review: African Naturalistas Liquid Black Soap

AfricanNaturalistas_BlackSoap
October 7, 2016

As you probably know, I have a penchant for black soap of any form. So, when African Naturalistas launched their new range of products, I knew it was time for me to try their black soap. Product Description African Naturalistas Liquid Black Soap – 500ml African Naturalistas Liquid black soap is original black soap, liquefied to make washing and rinsing easier. Because it is manufactured with abundant in emollients and moisture,…

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Here’s How To Use A Body Brush

Here's how to use a body brush
September 5, 2016

I went to a store recently and one of the first things that came to me was a body brush. It’s something I’ve always wanted to use but never got around to getting. The first thing that comes to your head when you see a body brush is exfoliation, the removal of dry dead cells to reveal new skin. So, naturally I quickly went over my skin with the dry…

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What is an oil-based cleanser?

August 29, 2016

Oil-based cleansers are so slept on! Have you ever tried washing off the waterproof mascara or using water-based wipes to take off super-matte lipsticks? Well, next time that happens to you, just add a drop or two of any carrier oil and watch the makeup come off so easily! The main idea behind oil-based cleansers is this – Oil dissolves oil. Cleansing the oil-based way ensures that pores are deeply…

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Benefits of SPF in skincare products

August 28, 2016

SPF is an abbreviation for Sun Protection Factor. This refers to the theoretical time duration within which you can be out in the sun without any repercussions. The SPF of a product could range from 15 – 100 so if a product has an SPF 15, that means that if you planned to stay in the sun for an hour, the protection you SPF 15 sunscreen gives you would keep…

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How to protect the skin from the sun

August 26, 2016

Whether or not we choose to accept it, we all need sunscreens. It is important to consider the health and skin precautions that should be taken when spending extended periods of time in the sun. Think SPF and sunscreen! This sun that’s beating our heads has two types of harmful rays that reach the earth: long wave ultraviolet (UVA) and short wave ultraviolet (UVB). It is advised to protect oneself…

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Introduction to Multi-Masking

August 25, 2016

Hello beautiful people! Thanks to the previous posts done on this platform, we’ve pretty much covered ayurvedic clays and their many benefits for the skin and hair!. Just to jog your memory, Ebunite talked about Rhassoul clay here and I talked about multani mitti here. As you can imagine, mud masking is nothing new. If you aren’t on the mud mask wagon, please jump on it FAST! With a multitude…

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Benefits Of Palm Kernel Oil

August 17, 2016

I recently got some Palm Kernel Oil. I was looking to get new oils and this just jumped at me plus it was readily available. As always, the first thing I did was to smell the oil and it was not very pleasant. Although the seller had warned me before purchase, it still did not prepare me for its nutty scent. Palm kernel oil is an edible plant oil derived from…

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DIY: Try This Acne – Friendly Mask When You Breakout

August 8, 2016

Recently, I started breaking out. When this happens, I need to check myself and factors like my cycle, new products I started using etc. Usually, I don’t breakout unnecessarily but when I do, I quickly try to fix it before it gets worse and I try to avoid as much blackheads as possible. So, I started mentally going through my stash searching for acne-friendly products. I found that my pores were…

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