WOMEN WE LOVE: THE WARDROBE MANAGER

January 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

  Our woman crush this week is Oluwatosin Agboola of The Wardrobe Manager. Tosin is the brains behind TWM, Nigeria’s foremost bridal styling company. Wardrobe styling is important for anybody who wants to look their best with the help of a professional…how much more a …

SCARF FACE: O ye of little Faith

January 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Everyone knows the story of doubting Thomas, I believe (pun totally intended) And this has subsequently been used to describe any person who is always skeptical or slow to believe a fact. A part of that story that I strongly believe has always been neglected …

THE ‘DON’ OF A NEW ERA

January 20, 2017 // 2 Comments

It’s official! The 45th President of the United States of America, Donald John Trump, was sworn in at 5.00pm GMT today at the Capitol building amidst lots of fanfare. In what has been a very controversial journey from the polls to the White House, the …

An Intimate Experience of the Tom Ford Private Blend Collection in Lagos

January 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Top beauty brand, Tom Ford Beauty has now officially launched its signature ‘Private Blend Collection’ in Nigeria. The intimate evening had influencers, media personalities, consumers and more at the exclusive launch which took place at Alara on the 14th and 15th of December 2016. The …

IDENTIFYING YOUR SKIN TYPE

January 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Every gal’s dream is to have that perfect skin; the flawless, smooth as a baby’s bum perfect type. In this quest for perfection, we “try out” too many products which in most cases are the wrong products. They cause more harm than good in the …

The visit to the Optician that changed my optics of life

January 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hospital visits are very unnerving for me; I remember my experience as a 9year old girl in the hands of a chatty nurse who lost concentration while chatting with her colleague as she was about to give me a shot, somehow the tray got mixed …

HELP!! I AM TIRED ALL THE TIME

January 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

The age of possibilities is upon us. It is the age of “Mzz amazing” “Mzz Do it all” “Mzz Superwoman” “Mzz Independent” “Mzz Many hats wear them all” “Mzz One life Live them all” with this incredible age of possibilities, it isn’t so farfetched to …

“I LOST MY HOME TO TERMITES” – 5 Signs of Termite Infestation

January 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

An older client called us frantic in late December, she was losing her home to an aggressive termite invasion. The termites had attacked her roof, the house structure and her home was no longer safe to live in. The roof had become so badly infested …

Scarf Face: The Other Woman

January 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

We all see her. With her classy style, throaty laugh and sashaying walk as she commands a room -whether real or within the imaginary four walls of our minds. She is always present and we have been taught to believe that her existence is the …

AFRICAN WONDER: Benefits of Black Soap

January 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

The natural movement has held the world in its sway over the last couple of years and this is one trend it seems, that will be around for a while. From hair, to food, beauty and skin products, the naturalistas are changing the game. Allow …

Lessons Gleaned from Barack Obama’s Farewell Speech

January 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

In exactly eight days from today, the world will watch as US President Barack Obama hands over power to President-elect, Donald Trump. Even though the world looks on with divided opinions as to what the future holds for America and its foreign relationships, one can’t …

It Happened To Me: Choke Hold

January 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

I had just been kissed, oh wow, he kissed me… I smiled sheepishly. Thoughts going through my head, just wow, he liked me, he chose me. He had his pick, but he chose me. Those were my thoughts about Peter; he was good looking, hot …

AbOriginal Productions to Stage FRACTURES at MUSON

January 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

In a fix over what to do this weekend?? AbOriginal Theatre, the theatre arm of AbOriginal Productions Limited, an entertainment company specialising in music, theatre, television, and film, is set to premiere its latest theatre production: Fractures. This was announced on January 9, 2017 at …

THIS WEEK IN TECH: TECH STORIES AROUND THE WORLD

January 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

HIDDEN FIGURES Happy Tuesday super woman, have you seen the movie “Hidden Figures”? It is an awesome biopic that tells the story of unsung heroines. The movie shines the light on three amazing female mathematicians whose incredible calculations and contributions made it possible for Alan …

GENDER, SA’AD AND THE QUR’AN

January 5, 2017 // 4 Comments

One of the major headlines during this holiday season was the statement made by the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III concerning the Gender and Equality Opportunity Bill, which is at the second reading stage before the Senate. Amongst other things, the bill seeks to enforce equal inheritance between both sexes; and to provide for …

January 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

God. Glamour, Likes and Comments

January 5, 2017 // 1 Comment

I have started this piece a hundred times in my head and it has proven very difficult to capture my emotions, as 2017 begins. But then, writing this has been difficult because I am concerned about a number of things, chief of which is my …