lady with updos

Moving beyond 2-strand twist sets, braid outs, and afro puffs, YouTube vloggers around the web and fashion magazines inspire naturalistas to become do-it-yourselfers instantly.

Finding a “go-to” natural hair updo hairstyle that fits into your weekly routine will be a life saver.

Our schedules are busy from day to day, with this, it is not easy to keep up with styling hair.

A go-to natural hair updo can go from casual to formal in a matter of minutes.

Acne is a very annoying skin condition. Most of us get acne at one point or the other.

It occurs when the skin’s pores get clogged with dead skin and oil.

Acne occurs most in older children and teens going through puberty when hormones cause the body’s oil glands to produce more oil.

Studies suggest that following a healthy diet prevents and treats acne and gives you radiant skin.

Foods That Are Good For Acne Prone Skin

Eggplant nutrition

Let's talk about a not so popular vegetable today - Eggplants!

These tear-drop shaped, purple glossy vegetables belonging to the nightshade family (tomatoes, potatoes, bell peppers), are so unique in taste and texture. Also known as aubergines in areas where they're a lot more popular and of course primarily eaten, eggplants are nutritionally dense and have various health benefits to offer.

Eggplant

The holidays are close by and of course, lots of fun. The end of the year remains the busiest time of the year for celebrations and merrymaking. From corporate events to weddings, picnics, beach parties, private receptions at home, etc., you sure will agree with me that so much goes into planning for the various forms of entertainments this festive season is known for.

Black lady entering class

Sometimes you get ideas or questions in your mind. Are you doing the best you can? Are you taking full use of opportunities around you? Is there more you can do to achieve your goals, earn more or simply live a better life?

I had this picture of myself as a high-flying career woman, and I thought to myself that I should get more qualified.

Ladies and Gentlemen, as great as the decision was, It has been a challenging process. I will now offer little nuggets for those who feel they are too old or too busy to go back to school.

The first step I say;

Chockers

Image via marieclaire.co.uk

I bet you read the title and just thought she is so stale. I promise I am not. This trend is something I looked at earlier with nostalgia and just smiled waiting for it to pass. It brought back memories of secondary school days, going for summer holiday and shopping at Claire’s.

Well the trend has evolved from the simple spiral wire types to velvet to lace to denim to diamond studded chokers, Shout out to Kim Kardashian.