Editor’s Blog | Monday’s Mani - In a Neutral Mood

Editor’s Blog | Monday’s Mani – In a Neutral Mood

It’s that time of the week again for a polish change and I am in a very neutral mood currently. Not quit in summer colour selection mode, but instead I guess still transitioning out of winter. The weather hasn’t yet been consistently nice enough for my normally bright Spring/Summer nails, so for now we do different ranges of beige. Yes, the weather does determine what nail colours I am in the…

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Black Women in business: Klerissa McDonald - Curly by Nature

Black Women in business: Klerissa McDonald – Curly by Nature

We caught up with the beauty behind the brand Curly by Nature, Klerissa McDonald who launch their curly/kinky hair products at pre-launch of the WITJ Natural Hair & Beauty Show back in August 2013. We questioned her on business & beauty, here’s what she had to say…

WITJ – What is the history behind Curly By Nature, let us know how it all started.

KM– Whilst I was gaining experience as a…

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Mizani UK Ambassador: Beverly Knight announced as 2014

Mizani UK Ambassador: Beverly Knight announced as 2014

 

Mizani UK has been teasing us all week over on their social media platforms with behind the scenes shots in hair, makeup and wardrobe of their new brand ambassador.

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We were bitting our nails in anticipation for the final reveal as to who “Noisettes vocalist Shingai Shoniwa”, the 2013 Mizani UK ambassador, had pasted the baton over to….  “Curly haircare specialists MIZANI are pleased to…

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Where to shop: RANDMAS for fun geometric patterned fabrics for headwraps

Where to shop: RANDMAS for fun geometric patterned fabrics for headwraps

Fabrics for headwraps are forever in our mind and we are always asked and seeking new places to pick up fun prints to rock up to. Something about a elaborately wrapped piece of cloth on ones mane just adds that extra zazz to all and any drab outfit. We stumbled across new UK brand RANDMAS, who creates original fabric designs inspired by Africa and were like little kiddies in a candy store.

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Top 5 best hair oils and why….in my opinion

Top 5 best hair oils and why….in my opinion

The application of oils to the scalp and strands is a widely practice among many naturalistas and a vital part of our haircare regimen. With a wide variety of oils and oil-related products on the market, it can be overwhelming when deciphering which oils are best for you.

There are 5 oils in particular that we hear a lot of chatter over that seem to boast a widely good reputation for their…

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The Beauty Trend: Orange lips & how to wear

The Beauty Trend: Orange lips & how to wear

Vibrant orange smackers are  major trend for Spring/Summer 2014, making appearances on the catwalk shows of DKNY, Rag & Bone and Prabal Gurung just to name a few. Although an orange lip may seem like a very bold statement (which it is), it actually can be a very wearable shade. It’s all a matter of getting the right shade and finish to suit your style and skin tone.

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Tips for wearing orange…

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