Tricia's Naturals

Beauty

How to keep your makeup bag clean

We’ve all had the experience of reaching into our makeup bags and coming out with lipstick or eyeliner stains on our hands. Many of us move around with our makeup bags from the house, to the office, to the gym, and to any other event. Therefore it’s normal for items to move around in the bag. You might find that the lid for your eyeliner has cracked, causing it to fall off, or your lipstick has opened, thereby smudging everything else. Sometimes, no matter how hard we try, our  ...

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Beauty

Acne solutions that work

By Naomi Nasinyari, Former Model, Certified Image Consultant and Personal Trainer. Getting Rid of Acne from the Inside  For the last 15 years, I have struggled with acne. I have had strangers on the street stop me and recommend products, pills, or professionals who can help me. I have struggled through blackheads, and whiteheads, and deep cystic acne. I have spent tons of money on acid facial peels, antibiotics, and salicylic acid products. Finally, after all these years, I have smooth,  ...

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Wellness

Why you don’t need this skin care product for your face

Remember the mantra for healthy skin,“Cleanse, tone, moisturize?” Well, it has changed. Cleanse? Yes. Moisturize? Definitely. Toner? No. Aestheticians, dermatologists and skin care experts are now endorsing serums as the new vital product in your 3-step skincare regimen. Toners are now defunct, or redundant. Nairobi-based Aesthetician Lily Potgieter advises, “You don’t need a toner after washing your face. They used to say toners were meant to remove any leftover dirt that your  ...

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