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"Embrace The Nerves,": An Exclusive Interview with Top Model Kaone Kario

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Kaone Kario is the face of a whole new generation of models who are not only doing big things on the runway but also off it. Her personal interests include modelling, TV and film production, so you can imagine how excited we were to be able to interview this Botswana beauty to talk about her modelling life between New York, Capetown and Botswana, and to find[...]

Top 14 Melanin Faces of South-African Fashion

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We always overlook that ultimately; campaigns and fashion shows would really be nothing without one particular being – the model. The model brings life into a designer/brand’s vision, conveys the artistic message that the clothes carry as well as shows the potential buyer how a garment would look on them. There has been a growing trend in the usage of black [...]

KINGDOM's Gorgeous Campaign Collection Featuring Mide Ogundele.

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South African based model Mide Ogundele looks dazzling in the new campaign collection from South African label Kingdom. Mide who is signed to Boss Model agency in Cape Town rocked a few African inspired looks, and accessories making every pair feel like an old favourite. The shoot was photographed by Katinka Bester and makeup was done by Nandi Kai. We’re [...]

Angolan model Amilna Estevão Gives Us a Few Makeup Inspirations in Nude and Red Liptsicks

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Angolan model Amilna Estevão demonstrates to us two different ways to easily change your makeup game in an instant. The tutorials were shared on INTO THE GLOSS, and we truly love them. Check them out and a few excerpts from the website. "The 9—5: One thing is all you need—Chanel's Illusion d'Ombre Long Wear Eyeshadow in Rouge Brûlé. The smooth, bouncy tex[...]

"One Of My Best Moments Was Being Shortlisted As One of Nigeria's Most Promising Models" We Chat To Ifeoma Nwobu About Life As A Model

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She is beautiful, sassy, bubbly, fun and aesthetically pleasing, meet the young African model who is steady soaring and making her grounds. With just a few months after getting into modelling, she has already been featured on Vogue and has worked with notable African designers, equally gracing fashion week runways across Africa. Enjoy the words below as we c[...]

We are SO EXCITED to announce our November Cover Star, Meg Otanwa!

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Just as the saying goes: “It doesn't matter how many times you get knocked down, what matters is how many times you get back up.” One of the most rewarding things that has happened to me during my career at Zen is being able to affect people’s lives positively. So many times, I have been approached, sent messages on social media by readers to say how much th[...]

Exclusive: Taraji P Henson Launches First Makeup Collaboration With MAC

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Empire’s Cookie , Taraji P. Henson is one of everybody's favourite scren Godesses and a fierce force to be reckoned with. Rocking her beautiful bronze skin, a shimmery nude lip and a slick shadowed eye. Next month, the Emmy nominee’s beauty regimen will be a little more attainable for beauty junkies when the actress launches her first collaboration with MAC.[...]

NEO AFRICA - Ghana Fashion & Design Week Set Date For 2016 Event

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Ghana Fashion & Design Week  (GFDW) is delighted to announce dates for this year's international fashion business week event, set to hit the city of Accra at the Luxury Labadi Beach Hotel from 21 – 23 October. Turning the world's eyes once again Accra, the globally recognized international business event this year takes on the theme ‘NEO AFRICA’ - in [...]

Black Magic! Aisha Debuts ‘Woman’ for Pre-Spring 2017

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Anyone who is a fan of classic little black dresses would love this. Burgeoning Women's wear label, Woman by Aisha, popular with names like Waje, and Linda Ejiofor, who flagged her first collection debuts her pre fashion week collection tagged "WOMAN" The Woman by Aisha collection was inspired by the generational evolution of women, using a mash up of [...]