Swimming and Natural Hair: 5 Tips to Protecting Your Hair

I’ve been swimming longer than I have been natural but I really didn’t know how to take care of my natural hair after a swim. I would notice that my hair would be dry, breaking and very very tangled. After my last swim, I had to visit a professional to help me out and advice … Continue Reading

5 Reasons Why You Should Be Getting Regular Facials

Last week, I got treated to a lovely facial at Apples and Oranges Spa. It’s been awhile since I got a facial and my skin desperately needed one – my skin was looking dull and lackluster and my skincare products weren’t doing much for me. After the facial, I noticed instant results; my skin was … Continue Reading

My love/hate relationship with wigs

I’ve really never been a wigs person. I’ve always loved carrying my hair out in the world – no matter how dry, short or ashy it looks. The issue with leaving all your hair out like that is that your hair hardly gets to rest. Protective styles help keep your hair away from your hands … Continue Reading

Mini beauty haul from Tosave

I love new products but I especially love new products that fit what I’ve been looking for. I’ve been looking for liquid highlighter and glitter liquid eyeliner for the longest time and then I found them on Tosave. Tosave.com is an online e-commerce company offering tens of thousands of products including consumer electronics, computer accessories, … Continue Reading

5 reasons to invest in laser skin rejuvenation

No matter how one looks at it, how our skin looks plays a significant part in how we feel about ourselves. That’s why people invest in all types of products that are geared towards treating skin issues such as acne, large pores, discoloration, and sun spots among others. One of the finest ways to invigorate … Continue Reading

A day with Mac Cosmetics and Studio Fix Fluid

Last week, I had the wonderful opportunity of being invited to have a one on one session with MAC Cosmetics and Marco Louis, the Resident Senior Artist for Sub Saharan Africa. He’s super talented and it was an honour having him do my makeup and reintroduce me to the famous Mac Cosmetics Studio Fix Fluid Foundation. … Continue Reading

The Essential Guide To Great Skin

Skincare is not hard. It honestly isn’t! Every other day, I see people asking each other ‘drop your skincare routine’; we are constantly on the lookout for the secret to great skin. I’m here to tell you that great skin is very, very easy to achieve. It takes a bit of trial and error and … Continue Reading

Everything You Need To Know About the Dermaroller Process

The skin care industry is full of tried and true products as well as the latest trends and gimmicks to empty your wallet. Serums promising face-lifts in a bottle often don’t deliver. Spa treatments to reduce cellulite and surgical procedures to reduce scars come at a great expense. All you want is something that works … Continue Reading

10 Dupes for Your Favorite Beauty Products

Hey guys! I have a special guest post by the one and only Ijeoma of BeautyFrenzy. I love her blog and her makeup collection so I asked her to write a post for OMR. Enjoy and let me know what you think in the comment section below! —————————————————- I’m beyond excited to be guest blogging … Continue Reading

4 Benefits of Using Lip Balm

Whether the air outside is dry or you just want to keep something on the lips, lip balm offers several benefits: When you have lip balm on, it can help the lips heal faster. You might see cracks on the lips or redness that won’t go away, but when you apply lip balm, you’ll see … Continue Reading