Anastasia Beverly Hills: Subculture Palette

WAIIITTT! If you haven’t seen my youtube vid of this palette make sure you click here!

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Phew, ok. Where were we?

This right here is the oh so controversial new palette from Anastasia Beverly Hills – Subculture.  Continue reading

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ByMeneka turns 2! & Giveaway details!

TODAY IS AN EXCITING DAY!

ByMeneka turns 2! I started this platform to provide reviews and swatches for people with darker skin tones and I’m glad to say that it has done exactly that. It’s been an awesome 2 years with so many opportunities!

To celebrate 5K (well, now 6K) on Instagram, 200 subbies on YouTube, 150 of you on my snapchat (@bymeneka) fam, 100 on Twitter and 100 on Facebook I’M GIVING AWAY SOME FAVOURITES!


Includes the infamous Violet Voss Holy Grail Palette, Maybelline Vivid Matte Liquid Lipsticks, Benefit Blotting Stick and Rollerlash Mascara, Sephora Avocado Mask and Fuss Free Face Masks.

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Diet vs Desk

It’s no secret that I love food. When asked who the love of my life is, I would answer “KFC”. On questionnaires you can find ‘eating’ under the hobbies title. At any given time, you could probably find a chocolate bar or a couple of packs of Sesame Snacks (I like to think they’re healthy) in my handbag. My filing cabinet files food. Top drawer – gum, mentos, werthers etc. Middle drawer – bags of gummy snakes and sour patch kids. And the big drawer at the bottom? Old reference documents….and bags of chips.

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Nail Art Tutorial: Monarch Butterfly Wings

Want nails that remind you of spring time and nature and all things pretty? A small escape from the gale force winds and gloomy weather we’re having? Then this tutorial is for you! This design requires pretty much no skill at all and no real nail tools!

The monarch butterfly wing nail design is one the easiest yet effective nail designs I have ever done. The whole thing took me around one and a half hours and I managed to make it last for a couple of weeks! (Which is a long time for me!)

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