Fashion

Rihanna teases new makeup line

Rihanna’s new makeup line, Fenty Beauty, will be officially released at Sephora shops this fall. As of this week, you can track its products on a new Instagram page, FentyBeautyCosmetics. According to this page, the first product to come out is the Holographic Lipstick. This lipstick was premiered at the Fenty x Puma runway show in Paris. This holographic lip color ...

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Ghana’s millenial avant-garde

Young artists in Ghana’s capital have evolved a new style that is turning heads and challenging accepted notions of African fashion. Their passions span fine art, graphic design, music and, above all, clothes. Their outfits get noticed in a city where most men wear conservative Western suits or, on special occasions, shirts made from traditional fabrics. The artists publish selfies ...

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Asamoah Gyan found guilty of ‘unethical hair’ in UAE

Black Stars player Asamoah Gyan is one of 40 players who has been found guilty of having ‘unethical hair’ under guidelines by the United Arab Emirates Football Association. Gyan is currently on loan at Al Ahli from Shanghai SIPG. The rule that Gyan has been found to have flouted bans Mohawk-style haircuts. Gyan has only returned from the 2017 African Cup ...

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AMB Fair to be held in April

The Africa Makeup and Beauty (AMB) Fair is scheduled to go on from April 14 to 17, 2017. The event will take place at the Providence Events and Recreation Centre at Labadi, next to the Trade Fair Centre. The festival will give participants the opportunity to exhibit their products, services, supplies, machinery, packaging and raw materials. Entry to the fair ...

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Sarkodie in trouble for using model’s image without permission

Kwen Maye, a model of Kenyan-Nigerian descent, has asked Ghanaian rapper Sarkodie to crop his image out of the flier in which the rapper used to call for “Avant Garde hipsters and creative artists” to present their work for a music video. Kwen made this statement on his Instagram page, with an image of the Sarkodie’s post. “@sarkodie1 you didn’t ...

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Ghandour Cosmetics names Sika Osei brand ambassador

Cosmetic giant, Ghandour Cosmetics Limited has named Ghanaian TV host and actress Sika Osei as a brand ambassador. Sika is the face of Habiba Shea Butter, a skin care product helps the skin to be healthy and makes the hair beautiful. Sika Osei is a former host of Phamous TV. She is currently in Lagos, where she co-hosts Studio53 Extra ...

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Nike’s self-lacing sneakers to cost $720

International fashion brand, Nike, has announced that its self-lacing HyperAdapt sneakers will cost $720. The sneakers will first be made available in two Nike stores: Nike’s Soho location and at the Nike+ ClubHouse. This will be on December 1. People can book appointments to try on the sneakers, or they will have to wait until later in that month [December], ...

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Chimamanda Adichie is the new face of Boots No7

Nigerian author and celebrated feminist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has been revealed as the new face of British beauty brand Boots No7. Chimamanda featured in a new advertising campaign that celebrates how empowering it feels to wear makeup. She is quoted in Vogue’s November 2016 Real Issue to have said that beauty advertising relies on a false premise. “I think much ...

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Joey B, MzVee and Lil Shaker to perform at Miss Malaika finale this Saturday

The grand finale for the 2016 edition of Miss Malaika Ghana is on Saturday, October 22 and the artists who will be performing on the night have been revealed. Organisers of the pageant, Charter House, have revealed that MzVee, Joey B and Lil Shaker will be performing on the night.   MISS MALAIKA FINALE 22nd October <> NATIONAL THEATRE <> ...

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Juliet Ibrahim launches new range of lipsticks and lashes

Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim has launched a new line of lipstics and eyelashes. The Moda range of lipsticks and shades was launched in Accra on Friday [October 17] after it a launch in Nigeria. The lipstick is one that gives women’s lips a semi-matte finish and conditioning to keep them soft and supple. The eyelashes are also very comfortable to ...

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