What is Strobing?

what is strobing

I bet you’ve already heard this term. But in case you’re still wondering what is strobing – simply put – strobing is a makeup technique used to layer highlights on the face to create an illuminated complexion. Strobing is different from contouring because instead of using a powder or cream that is one shade darker and another one that is a shade lighter, strobing uses highlighters to make your skin seem brighter. You still place the highlighters on areas of the face where the light naturally hits to create an illuminated complexion. Tops of the cheekbones, the temples, centre of…

Casual Summer Looks


  We are in the middle of a heat wave and all I can think about are casual summer looks. How to stay cool, comfy and chic all at the same time. I compiled so many black tank tops and ladies a little tip – sports bras on hot days are way more comfortable to wear around all day than regular bras. Maxi skirts are a must and Birkenstock sandals. Yes – those.  Light, flowy tops with leggings, but of course. The colour that dominates my closet – even in summer – is black. But lately I’ve been purchasing a…

Hair, Skin and Beauty Tips for your teens, 20s and 30s


  Between me and my two sisters we’ve tried it all and done it all. Although we don’t yet know it all, we’ve been through enough hair, skin care and beauty trial and error to last a lifetime.  Yanisha is riding high at 17, Shana is nearing another decade and I’m finally starting to embrace my 30s. Below is a round-up of our age-appropriate hair, skin and beauty tips for your teens, 20s and 30s. We highlight what you should be doing to keep your complexion clear while preventing premature ageing, and what you should stop or start doing to…