Upwork Client American client requested an article on self-development and confidence with the sole purpose of empowering women November 2017 Why you need to start wearing red lipstick to work You’re getting ready for work, just about to leave. Can I just add, you’re having a pretty damn good hair day girl! Purse – check, keys, check. One last look in the mirror before you head out, maybe a flush of colour won’t hurt. Hey, what about that Ruby Woo you bought from the store…Continue Reading “Why you need to start wearing red lipstick to work”

Upwork Client American client requested an article on self-development and confidence with the sole purpose of empowering women October 2017 Scientifically speaking, you need to stop apologizing Remember One Republic’s 2007 hit “it’s too late to apologize, it’s toooo lateeeeeeee…” have you ever questioned why there’s a supposed time limit on dishing out an apology, or in fact, why we need to apologize at all? What if we skipped the awkward ‘mmms’ and ‘ahhh’s’, racking our brains, thinking of the best way to express how…Continue Reading “Scientifically speaking, you need to stop apologizing”

Written January 2016 For many women of black descent, relaxing your hair is considered a right of passage, a transition from childhood to adolescence or adulthood, from an unruly bed of hair to smooth, soft, free flowing silk. The underpinning rationale behind this supposedly joyous, momentous transformation shouldn’t be overlooked…. CLICK HERE!