Browsing Category : Beauty

Is all hope lost?! (No, you may not downgrade me… final part)


So what would they tell their younger selves if they had a chance?! “I would tell myself at ages 5, 15 and 20 that I am fabulous the way I am” xxx “Embrace your curves, fuck everyone who thinks you are fat.” Pandora Roa Brynildsen “Girl you is popppiiin, dat melanin is poppin don’t worry. You got this!” Aeini Kutenbe…

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The revealing truths (part 2, no you may not downgrade m…)


Let’s continue… Sue Chintu A Zambian model based in Sweden says her definition of beauty growing up was basically white beauty standards. She now has a wider view of beauty. “My view of beauty is inclusive of all ethnicities and is not limited to physical beauty. I think that society/media/fashion nowadays is slowing working towards improving the beauty norms, which…

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No, you may not downgrade me, my beauty or my magic! (Part 1)


Growing up as a colored nappy chubby girl in a small Swedish town in the early eighties was everything but fun or easy.All I remember is struggle. Identity struggle. Skin tone struggle. Nappy hair struggle. Chubby girl struggle. Prejudice struggle. Every damn day there was a struggle. All I remember is fighting for my right to exist in so many…

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Meet Ty Hunter Beyoncé’s stylist


Don’t you just love a really good story with a good end to it. I’m hopeless when it comes to the American Dream! I so believe in the whole believe in yourself cind of thing. I’ve been following this special stylist for a while becouse of his taste and personal style. But also to have a small glimts into the…

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Shea is bae, collective is the future…


Make a plan, but be flexible Continuing my series on talented creatives I met during the LeNoir Creative Week with a girl who has stolen a spot in my heart, Hadija Inoussa of MINO collective. I’m extremly impressed by both her and her products! Why did you as a young souls chose social entrepreneurship over common entrepreneurship and how are…

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Formation makeup tutorial by Faces by Sandy


We here at Fashion 9one1 are sure you haven’t missed Beyonce’s Formation music video and to our luck Sandy from Faces by Sandy has made a makeup tutorial inspired from Beyonce’s Super Bowl performance. Make sure to check out Sandy’s YouTube channel here! Will you do this awesome look? Tell us in the comments below!

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Feet that are ready for summer!


The spring has arrived; along with sandals and open toe shoes. Maybe you’ve neglected your feet during this winter, or just want to treat yourself. When you feel good, you will look good. Exfoliation is the key. Removing excess skin in this area is a good habit, but not always one that we prioritize in our spare time. When scrubbing…

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DIY: Essential oils


Essential oils are always a good thing to stock up on. There are many ways you can use them, not only for skin care. You could use them as an ingredient when cleaning, washing, candle making and much more! Learn more about how you can make this yourself, and create your own personal scent. For starters, there are three different…

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Faces by Sandy


Shout out to all you girls out there who feel a bit lost in the make-up jungle! Don’t know what primer to use that will work with deep-toned skin colors? Does your makeup feel gloomy and dull as a result of winter-dry skin? Need a bit of guidance or inspiration in the makeup department? No need to spend lots of…

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