Makeup Looks

Neutral Glam Makeup Tutorial

Hey Glow Gang,

I hope October is treating you well. The rains are here and that means muddy shoes, lush green gardens to enjoy and lots of Nairobi traffic to tackle! I am truly grateful for the weather change, I believe the rains signify renewed hope after a challenging dry year.

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My Hair & Makeup Look – BAKE Awards 2019

Hey Glow Gang,

I am so glad to be back with another makeup-related post! I love getting dolled up, especially for an event. It was such an honour to have Maya’s Glow nominated for the 2019 B.A.K.E awards under the category, ‘Best Hair and Makeup Blog’. The award show took place on the 22nd of June at the Utalii Hotel, Nairobi. The nomination came as such a surprise to me and I am so grateful to all of you for consuming my content, interacting with me on Social Media and for taking the time to vote for my blog! We didn’t bag the award this year, but the nomination is already such a big win for me. I appreciate all your love and support. (more…)

My Simple Everyday Makeup Look

Hey Glow Gang,

I hope you have been having an amazing week. I am so excited to post my first ever make-up tutorial!

Starting out in make-up doesn’t have to be so daunting. Once you have your skincare routine down, you can play with make-up at your own pace. There’s more than enough time to learn how to create a smokey eye and contour your face. I would advise you to start really simple. This look only takes me about 15 to 20 minutes to achieve. It’s great for your activity-packed weekdays and is perfect to wear to school, work or when you’re running errands. (more…)