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What foundation should I use for my skin tone?….It’s all about the base!

We all have that one foundation we love, but is yours right for you and your skin tone?

Colour matching is a new trend you can do at any make up stall, but now you can do it at home! Finding your shade has never been more accurate or easy once you know the main shade secret behind your skin tone. Continue reading

Makeup Mistake Made By Women of Colour No.2 – High Gloss Lips

“This is an excerpt from our free eguide ‘14 Makeup Mistakes Made By Women of Colour‘ and can be downloaded from our website

Makeup Mistake Made By Women of color no.2

“Makeup Mistake #2: High Gloss Lips by Joyce Conner

Some women of colour tend to have larger lips and by adding a very intense gloss, gives the illusion of enlarged lips.

If you want to make your lips look smaller use Continue reading

Makeup Mistake Made By Women of Colour No.11 – Not Having A Skin Care Routine

“This is an excerpt from our free eguide ‘14 Makeup Mistakes Made By Women of Colour‘ and can be downloaded from our website

“Makeup Mistake #11: Not Having A Skin Care Routine by Joy Adenuga

If you live in a place where the change of season is very obvious like London for instance. Most often, the texture of your skin changes. Continue reading

Free Guide: 14 Makeup Mistakes Made By Women of Colour

Free GlowwBox Guide: 14 Makeup Mistakes Made By Women of Colour

With so many new makeup products, colours and techniques being introduced, it’s easy to stick to “what we know”.

However, sometimes “what we know” can be the very thing that unknowingly leads us to choosing and applying makeup in a way that doesn’t compliment our skin tone or features.

So here at GlowwBox, we’ve teamed up with awarding winning, celebrity makeup artists like Joy Adenuga and Lan Nguyen-Grealis as well as celebrated beauty brands to reveal 14 common makeup mistakes black, asian & mixed women make and how to avoid them.

In this 19 page guide, you receive expert makeup advice covering hot topics like how to truly match you foundation and the No.1 lip liner colour you should avoid as women with medium to darker skin tones.

Click here to download this guide now and start your journey to flawless makeup!

Our Top 3 Makeup Takeaways from An Evening with Joy & Dionne

Event An Evening with Dionne Smith and Joy Adenuga

The beginning of November saw the debut event ‘An Evening with Dionne Smith & Joy Adenuga’, where the celebrity serving duo covered a range of hair and make up issues for all women as well as tips and advice on how to do things better. Continue reading