INTERVIEWING BLACK CREATORS: Dana Emmanuelle-Jane Nozime

Dana Emmanuelle-Jean Nozime (@dananozime) is a content creator and model based in Chicago, Illinois. Her content is focused on fashion, lifestyle, and beauty and uses her platform to share all things that inspire her. Briefly describe what you do as a content creator and how it all started? I have always used Instagram as a…

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HOW TO DRESS FOR WORK DURING SUMMER

Looks like the world is slowly going back to “normal mode” (when it comes to the global pandemic) and many people are going back to their offices, so they have to dress up and go out. Working while being comfortable and wearing loungewear, or just dressing up the upper part of your body is not…

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INTERVIEWING BLACK CREATORS: Onyi Moss

Onyi Moss (@mossonyi) is a content creator and youtuber from Nigeria, now based in the UK. She has the most beautiful Instagram feed I’ve ever seen, because of her style and beautiful photography. Also, not only her photos are inspiring but her words too. Briefly describe what you do as a content creator and how…

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THE HUGE GAP IN THE CONTENT CREATOR COMMUNITY

Something I’ve been reading about these last days and I’ve been trying to know as much as possible has been the difference of professional opportunities given to content creators depending on their skin colour. It’s not shocking that brands give better offers to content creators on how they look like, and it’s been a topic…

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TIME TO LEARN NEW THINGS

Yesterday I had so much fun asking you on my Instagram Stories what have you learned during quarantine so far. Obviously, this new situation has taught us all things we wanted to learn for so long, or that we didn’t even think about until now. But, either way, we have to be happy we learned…

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LIFE UPDATE: WEEK SIX

When writing the title for this new post I couldn’t believe this is already week six of quarantine. To be honest, I don’t feel like it’s been that long so far but a month and a half is actually such a long time, and there’s still a long way to go. For now, all we…

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HOW TO WORK FROM HOME SUCCESSFULLY

Morning lovelies! Since many of us are currently working from home, I thought it would be a good idea to share with you some of my top tips to be more efficient and get more work done in less time and with fewer headaches. These are all tips I personally follow and that really help…

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HOW TO KEEP YOURSELF BUSY

Morning everyone! Let me start saying how important it is to stay home these days. I know we all would prefer being out doing things and going to places, but it is extremely important to stay home to prevent spreading the virus and collapsing, even more, the hospitals. This situation is not nice to anyone…

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BACK TO BUSINESS

A new week is here and that means back to business again. I’m finally starting a new uni semester and also work in the mornings, so I can see it’s going to be a couple busy months, but I don’t really mind since I can feel that spring is around the corner and that really…

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FEBRUARY IS FINALLY HERE

Am I the only one who thinks that January felt like ages? I’m usually a person that does not things that weeks go by so slowly but, this time I can definitely say that January felt like the longest month I’ve ever lived. I sound pretty dramatic, I know. Maybe that’s why many things have…

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HAPPY 5TH BLOG ANNIVERSARY!

It blew my mind when I realised that this year was the 5th anniversary of the blog. Oh wow, that’s a lot of time. Right? I still remember the very first day I started blogging here on The Gold Lipstick and how excited I was about it. I’m conscious of how much everything has changed…

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COUNTDOWN FOR CHRISTMAS

There’s less than a week left until Christmas and I couldn’t be more excited. It’s such a lovely time of the year when everybody gets reunited and spend some quality time together and that’s always a good thing. Definitely, a great way to finish an amazing year. Something that fascinates me is how differently people…

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