As the New Year speeds past us and the craze for fresh content continues to engulf us, we are constantly in search of not just information that entertains us but enlightens something within us.
Whether it’s your quest to support the #BuyNigerian movement; the brands to indulge or avoid or your constant search for on the money beauty hacks or just your curiosity on the business of fashion, there is a new voice joining The BBBuzz family, a destination for on the minute news on all things lifestyle.
The voice is me Cynthia Lawrence, here I’ll share my views and insight on all things fashion and beauty. From frequent industry updates to interactions with the people who are reckon worthy in the Nigerian fashion and beauty industry, it’ll be a constant flow of witty content and hopefully fun interactions with you the readers.
Having worked in Fashion and Lifestyle, my goals revolve around creating an atmosphere for creatives to flourish while informing and educating the enthusiasts on what is and what isn’t in the industry.
I am hoping that through the BBBuzz platform I am able to spotlight emerging talents while crediting the trailblazers for taking the industry to a place deserving of global recognition.
If like me you are currently clutching what is left of your enthusiasm for resolutions as the end of January creeps up on us, Here are a few basics to help you push through the next couple of months easy breezy.
Start a beauty fund: According to beauty blogger @beautyprojecttv putting money away for your beauty needs is a great fun way to not feel like you are splurging frivolously or overwhelmingly with the new prices thanks to Buhari and Foreign Exchange
Shop Style Blocks: By style blocks I mean buy great quality basics pieces that allow you build looks around your wardrobe pieces. From stylish culottes in basic colors to well-tailored shirts especially in white, have you looking exceptionally stylish all year long.
Ditch that gourmet food expense: The more you eat the less abs you have anyway, besides there is rice at home!
Buy Local: From your designer wedding dresses to luxury leather, thanks to brands like @WeddingsbyMaiAtafo and @nodrog.st, Nigerians can ditch the complains on FX and invest in homegrown brands.
I’m really excited about the year and can’t wait to share more with you guys on this amazing journey with the BB Buzz family, in the meantime tweet me @cee_ling for any feature ideas you’d like me to consider.
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The BBBuzz is a youthful lifestyle destination bringing insightful perspective on art, business, fashion, music, travel, food and events from around the world with focus on Africa.
The mission is to shift digital media by telling untold stories, celebrating unsung heroes and unearthing modern day icons and the events that capture the millennial narrative.