Beauty

Red Carpet Red Lipstick + Get That Perfect Bronze Skin Look

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The red lipstick is an iconic beauty staple that spells glamour, sophistication and oozes sex appeal. A makeup must-have for women of all ages and skin tones. The great thing about red lips is that they can transform your look from dull to glam in no time. However, it is important that the colour complements your skin tone; otherwise it can over power your m[...]

‘MAKEUP BY’ EDITION: TOP AFRICAN FACE BEAT QUEENS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT.

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1. NOMSA MADIDA South Africa’s Nomsa Madida has built a name for herself as one of the best makeup artists in the country. Her career started off in 2006 and she has worked on celebrities such as Rebecca Malope, Lerato Kganyago, Masechaba Ndlovu and Ayanda Thabethe just to name a few and has been chosen by international cosmetics brand NYX to represent Sout[...]

Kinky, Curly, Afro : Embracing our Natural Tresses.

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‘A girl is not her hair’. Quite true, but in my opinion, only to an extent. Let’s face it, have you tried telling a woman that her hair is really not growing as much as she thinks it is, or worse, that her hairstyle looks bad? The look you’ll be given will be enough to send you to hell permanently. What this tells us, is that a girl is actually her hai[...]

The Afro Hair Revolution : Here Are Some Inspirations You Should See

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Realest Afropolitan women have always loved their kinky nappy hair just the way it is, they were born with it, and most have embraced the natural hair journey since it's re-birth. In recent times we have seen black women from all parts of Africa,  revolutionalizing the Afro hair into a must-have fashion accessory. You're probably thinking of joining the b[...]

African Creative Of The Day : Upile Chisala

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At Zen Magazine, showcasing brilliant, creative and beautiful African women is our talent, we absolutely love putting them on the spotlight so you can get inspired because Africa is a beautiful place filled with women with effortless beauty and immense creativity. On that note, our #AfricanCreativeOfTheDay is no other than Upile Chisala, a dark skinne[...]