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Thursday, May 24, 2018
Senegal Braid
If you want to switch up your usual hairstyle, these Senegalese flat twist braids, created by Stasha Harris, will take your look to a whole new level. Alternating straight parts with zig-zag ones, the style is done by tightly twisting the hair from the hairline down to the nape of the neck, gathering all the braids at the base, and wrapping...
Katy Perry
Katy Perry won't even pretend she liked Meghan Markle's Givenchy wedding dress or preferred it over Kate Middleton's Alexander McQueen one. The singer was asked by Entertainment Tonight about Markle's dress, and Perry was blunt in her criticism. “I would have done one more fitting,” she said. “I’m never not going to tell the truth! One more fitting, but I love...
Royal Wedding
You didn't think there would be a royal wedding without honoring Princess Diana, did you? Meghan and Harry made a beautiful tribute to Harry's late mother. Here's how they honored the former princess on the big day. The Ring No, not the wedding ring. Meghan honored her late mother-in-law by wearing her personal ring to the evening reception at Frogmore House, hosted by Prince Charles....
Ciara
Ciara walked the Billboard Music Awards red carpet in Las Vegas in a super sparkly and super sheer gown. The gorgeous halter neck number featured some strategic layering, doubling up on the sparkly fabric in key areas: But the nakedness didn't stop there! The dress also had a high leg slit and a dramatic open back: And, of course, a cut out for the...
Royal Wedding
On the morning of the wedding it was announced that the Queen has conferred a Dukedom on Prince Henry of Wales. His titles will be Duke of Sussex, Earl of Dumbarton and Baron Kilkeel. Prince Harry is thus His Royal Highness The Duke of Sussex, and Markle has become Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex. The invitations follow many...
Royal Kitchen
The Royal Kitchens at Windsor Castle have been busier than ever in the lead up to The Royal Wedding; catering for several receptions around The Royal Windsor Horse Show, as well as the meticulous planning and preparation for one of the biggest events the castle has hosted in recent years. On the 19th of May, staff will be working in...
Naomi Campbell
People are calling for 19-year-old Noura Hussein to be pardoned after a Sudanese court sentenced her to death. #JusticeForNoura She had stabbed her husband, who she said raped her, to death. The relative of the man she was forced to marry had held her down, she said, while he raped her. Her husband’s relatives refused the option to pardon her, and rejected compensation....
Ini Edo
Makeup make beautiful and it's the trend we enjoy because of it's a beautiful transformation and going bare is awesome too just as  Nigerian actress Ini Edo is unarguably one of the prettiest star in the movie industry and she has not failed to stun fans with her on screen performances since she made her debut in 2000 and...
Ikoyi Registry
The Federal Registry, Ikoyi, will no longer be able to conduct marriage ceremonies or issue marriage certificates, the High Court in Lagos has ruled. According to The Cable, a justice, Chuka Austine Obiozor, issued the registry a restraining order from conducting marriages. It is unconstitutional, the order read, for the federal government to perform the duties of the state and local governments. Local government and...
Savage x Fenty
Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty lingerie line is so popular the site crashed briefly on the day of the launch. One of the most exciting aspects of the release is the inclusivity of the brand: Underwear goes up to 3X, bras are available up to 44DD, and there are even seven different shades of “nudes” to cater to diverse skin tones. Despite these...
Royal Wedding
Meghan Markle’s mom in London for the royal wedding. Doria Ragland left her Los Angeles house for the airport on May 15, just four days before her daughter says “I do,” to Prince Harry. She was carrying a Burberry garment bag, which one can only assume contains a Burberry outfit she will wear to the wedding celebrations. (Could it be her...
Star Wars
No outfit on the red carpet at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival has had a backstory quite like Thandie Newton’s. The Westworld star, who also plays Val in Solo: A Star Wars Story, attended the movie’s premiere at Cannes in a custom Vivienne Westwood dress. Upon closer inspection, you can make out a special print on her gown: The design featured all of the...
Empty Bullet Shells
It's a war zone there in Maiduguri and everybody is concerned and that's why Mohammed Ciroma and his team went over there to educate the people about the weapons and landmines and how to spot them and what they can do, like they say experience is the best teacher, guess they know better, even finding another use for the empty...
Ugly Shoes
With socks and sandals having broken their way into everyday life, the fashion industry has been under pressure to come up with yet another 'ugly' footwear fad. Rarely an industry to disappoint, brands have stepped up - figuratively and literally - and delivered us off-kilter to the extreme. Forget last season's love affair with the kitten heel, this season it's all about the...
Tampons
It's about time that sanitary care had an update and we found an alternative to tampons and pads. The monthly reliables that we've all grown used to grabbing at that time of the month are now being pushed aside for new items that place practicality, innovation and sustainability at the forefront. Primarily start-ups run by women, they've listened to...
Samira Bawumia
Wife of Ghana's Vice President Samira Bawumia, has said social media critics should be more concerned about how she is using her position to impact the lives of others rather than her choice of clothes. Mrs Bawumia since the inauguration of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on January 7, 2016, has been an attraction at many public events with her...
Religion
Uganda has imposed taxes on religious groups for sale of Bibles, Koran, prayer and hymn books. The country’s Revenue Authority (URA) imposed the taxes prompting clerics across faith groups expressing consternation and disbelief. The clerics are insisting that religious materials should be tax-exempt since they use them for “spiritual nourishment” of Ugandans. However, the URA commissioner general, Doris Akol, disagreed, saying...
Vibrator
In this new age sex is a norm and getting the most of it is maximizing the time spent, though not everybody own up to buying sex toys but people do, so just for the read this sexologist and sex toy buyers gave a review about vibrators. The Mini Wand - "If you’re looking for something more discreet, a mini-wand...
Bath
Medicinal plants, flowers, and oils have been used in baths for thousands of years for relaxation, invigoration, and replenishment. As the beneficial properties of the botanicals are released into warm water, the body’s largest organ, our skin, is able to absorb the benefits that can help calm the mind, soothe sore muscles, assist in detoxification, soften skin, and promote...
Coconut
Oil pulling is essentially ayurvedic mouthwash. It consists of swishing oil in your mouth for anywhere from three to 20 minutes. The oil you are "pulling" lives between your teeth. For many people, coconut oil is a perfect starter oil for oral care since it's anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and antimicrobial. Essentially, when combined with a good brushing routine, it will nix all...
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