Looking good is a big deal for women. They will go to great lengths to look good, feel good.
Women in Ghana have a good reason to jubilate because of a new technology that will make their hair healthy and strong.
In Ghana, natural hair is as much of a fashion choice as it is a political statement.
The evolution of fashion in Africa is one that has caught the attention of the world.
Many Africans highly esteem their traditional wedding arrangements, dresses, and ideas.
From elaborate embellishments to short shorts, Bel Jabobs takes a look at the high fashion likely to influence the high street in 2018.
Bassirou fled Burkina Faso because he feared for his life and arrived in Italy by boat.
We do not dispute the fact that virtually all of us love makeup, but if not rightly done, it will ruin your looks completely. There were several makeup trends which just went down the drain only because they did not work.
It’s not cool to admit to liking Christmas parties. Cool people go large at pop-up rooftop negroni bars, or at Burning Man, then roll their eyes and make snide jokes about photocopiers when the Christmas Night Out rolls around. More fool them.
Feast your eyes!
Palazzo is back this season!
For millions of women, putting on foundation, eyeliner, mascara and lipstick is part of a daily routine. Be it is a dinner date, an appointment with a doctor or an outing with friends, most women like to show up ‘clean’.
As I approach the 30-year mark, I am blown away by how much I have aged over the past year.
The President and Executive Chairman of Doscar Group Holdings, Oscar Yao Doe has been honoured by the Fashion Designers Association of Nigeria.
Originally a Western trend, Casual Fridays have spread to other parts of the world including Ghana.
Outside, paparazzi are ensconced across the street hoping to catch a glimpse of the tennis superstar, and vendors are quickly working to build the French ball–themed, Beauty and the Beast–style decor...
The footwear industry in Ghana is getting exciting by the day. With new designs and many styles to choose from, footwear manufacturing companies like TRAP, are giving a whole new meaning to the phrase ‘pamper your feet’.
Ever felt unable to flaunt what you got because mainstream fashion is fixated on the slim body shape? Not anymore, at least not today.
This is a story of passion in style – literally.
Many workers, students, government officials and other members of the Ghanaian public are seen on the last day of the working week sporting African print or made-in-Ghana clothes.
Exhibitors at the 2017 edition of the LUV FM Beauty and Bridal Fair have expressed satisfaction at the outcome.
And if there is anyone who makes fascinators that dazzle and is guaranteed to make the centre of attention, then its Velma Accessories.
The appointment of a Muslim woman to the post of deputy governor of Nigeria's central bank kicked off a debate when some conservative Muslims from her home region accused her of dressing "immodestly" - but others immediately leapt to her defence.
Modern women want to spend their time, engaging in other more productive activities. She now owns a car, has a well paid job, a house and other properties.
Hats are worn less now, but at the turn of the twentieth century, most adults wore hats whenever they left the house.
Leading make-up and beauty brand Maybelline New York is set to glitz up the runway at Ghana’s biggest fashion event.
Blankets from Lesotho are at the centre of controversy in the fashion world, with some arguing that powerful people are appropriating them for their own benefit. BBC Africa's Mayeni Jones reports from Cape Town.
The company is using the raw material, jute and corn husk to produce standard class shoes for the Ghanaian market.
The fashion houses behind brands including Christian Dior and Gucci will stop hiring underweight models for their catwalk shows.
FC Beauty Group in collaboration with a Japanese company, DMM.Ghana, has launched a Digital Nail Printer at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra.
Kayode Modupe-Ojo, a British/Nigerian entrepreneur is set to take Ghana and Africa by storm with his 'KMO Luxury' brand.
Most newly naturals often times don’t know where to start from and what to do to their new hair once they go natural.
Going natural and staying natural is never easy. It requires a lot of dedication and hard work especially if you want it to meet your expectations.
Smelling nice is an important part of being a good employee (and, er, human being in general). Nobody wants to be around someone 9-5 who reeks like they haven't showered in a week.
Looking beautiful is any lady’s desire, but there seem to be issues you can’t take care of yourself.
It's 2011 and Nina Baksmaty is sprawled across her bed in her New York apartment. Nine weeks pregnant, in the middle of a business crisis and on the brink of giving up on her fashion brand.
The vintage-inspired suits, exaggerated gowns, stunning one-shoulder action and screaming African print suits were sure to earn the ooos and ahhhs of the crowds.
No pre-wedding photo shoot is complete without some cute pics of the bride getting ready for the big day with her bridesmaids.
A vibrant fashion industry is a panacea to ending the increasing graduate unemployment in the country, Chairman of Radford University College, Nana Dwomoh Sarpong has said.
Female mannequins in stores are overwhelmingly underweight, a new study from the Journal of Eating Disorders has confirmed.
The Radford University College (RUC) has launched its 2017 Fashion Show to showcase the work of its graduating students from the Fashion and Design Department.
A rarity in a business-like fashion, where fairy-tale transports are most often town cars, the story of Edward Enninful, recently named the next editor of British Vogue, began on the London tube.
Vlisco has opened its reffitted flagship store at the Accra Mall, on Tuesday April 11, 2017.
Edward Enninful has been confirmed as the new editor of British Vogue.
Preston Bailey, world acclaimed international florist and event designer is set to be in Ghana to enhance the skills of Ghanaian practitioners.
Delat Beauty Academy, in partnership with the Women’s Commission of the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA), is set to provide beauty tips to students.
Former President John Mahama has said the official swearing in ceremony of The Gambia President, Adama Barrow held on Saturday marks a "new dawn in West Africa."
Pretty as they are, high heels can be the gateway to world of agony and awkwardness.
Wow with this season's metallic eyeshadows, glowy highlighters and punchy lipstick shades landing on beauty shelves now
While the Angelina was made most popular by the flower power freedom movements in the 60s, it has gone on to become a global signifier of African prints, and still invokes many cultural meanings and personal memories.
Morris Villarroel is a life-logger. For six years he has been recording his life in minute detail using a log-book, a camera and a fitness tracker. Why?
From wigs to weaves and hair extensions, the market for human hair is enormous. But few know where these lustrous locks come from.