All posts tagged: YouTube

Trend Alert : Defined Brows – Love it or Loathe it [Readers Poll]

Hello my lovelies, I’m so excited! I’m Owumi and this is my first post here at Sacred and hopefully every week I’ll bring you a new trend I come across in my adventures on the worldwide web (big smile). So to start with i’m serving up a trend that seems to be getting more and more popular among women, not only in Nigeria but all around the beauty world. It’s on runways, red carpets, magazine covers and yes, even on the busy streets of Lagos. I’m talking about the sharp..defined, full brows (aka the Naija Brow). The first time I noticed this major trend was on the beautiful actress Lily Collins. I fell in love instantly, and being the eager bunny that I am, I went around looking for videos to learn how to get the look.   Alot of people have been inspired to re-create these brows as all the big celebrities seem to be embracing them along with the extreme Highlight and Contour look as seen on Kim K, Beyonce, Rhianna, Miley Cyrus …

DIY: BRAIDED HAIRSTYLES

Hey everyone, So I came across this fabulous youtube channel “cute girl’s hairstyles”, and I was wowed!!!! It’s such an irony though that in a country like ours where we regularly do alot of braids that we don’t see some of these creative styles. These things should be a norm for us. This lady does amazing things with braids, I’m in awe of her creativity. The best part is, some of these hairstyles takes about 3 minutes or less to get them done Nigerians!!!!! We need to step up and be creative…. there are so many things to do, one just needs to think outside the box. Anyway, before I start going off the topic at hand *siiiiigh*…..:( LOL! Here are some of her videos. Lets learn new haistyles and go rocking *wink* “DOUBLE-TWISTED BUN UP DO” “WATERFALL TWISTS INTO MERMAID BRAIDS!” “STACKED TWIST PONYTAIL” I could have posted 10 of her videos if I wanted to, but that’s just going to be too much. looool In the meantime, let me know what you think. And you …

FEATURED MAEKUP ARTIST: TALKING ABOUT MICHELLE PHAN

Hey everyone, It’s Monday again……:) Today, our featured makeup artiste is michelle phan. Michelle Phan who I'm sure some of you already know, is a Vietnamese-American 25 year old makeup artist whose a notable youtube makeup celebrity. She's a self-styled Internet celebrity, filming herself doing her own makeup, giving beauty and fashion tips. With about 266 videos and 230,000 people subscribed to her YouTube channel including me *grin*. About 40,343,062 people have clicked on a single video where she demonstrates the eye makeup of pop star Lady Gaga. She has a sweet lullaby voice that is so attractive, you watch one video, and you want to click on the next. She does all kinds of tutorial videos from beauty makeup Creative makeup Fashion tips and tutorials In the video below, she teaches how to accessorize with scarfs DIY facials and how to take care of your skin And of course she also tells the best food for both a healthy you and a healthy skin The beauty is also the first video makeup artist for …