Reveal the True You w/ Almay

Makeup isn’t about covering up. Like many women, I know this firsthand. I remember being introduced to makeup as a teen and trying on foundation for the first time. Because I wanted so badly to cover my freckles, I figured heavy foundation was the way to go. So I tried. But layer after layer I […]

Festival Ready Hair w/ SheaMoisture

Short, curly hair has been my thing for years. When I big chopped years ago, I was committed to keeping my hair cropped and cute. I didn’t want to turn into that girl who spends hours upon hours on her hair. But a few summers ago, I decided to let it grow out. So here […]

Simple Tips for Your First Casting!

For a model, a casting can be the start of a memorable career hopefully spanning across many years. The classic Polaroid photo is one opportunity for a model to enchant and…

The Nikia Phoenix Podcast Ep. 2: Creating Iconic Beauty

If you’ve been holding your breath waiting for the next episode of my podcast, you can breathe again. A few months ago I had the honor of hosting the first ever Black Girl Beautiful event in Los Angeles. The event featured pampering, shopping, and a dynamic conversation series with some real influencers in the beauty […]

#FDFabulous w/ Family Dollar (Sponsored Content)

When you’re living on a tight budget, too often things like self care get put on the back burner. Don’t be fooled. Your basic beauty needs like hair, skin, and body care definitely fall under the umbrella of self care. Taking care of inner and outer beauty is not an option. It’s a must. That’s […]

Skin Care 101: For Models

Whether you’re trying to get into modeling or you already are a model, having a positive and healthy outlook is a key ingredient to model success. As well as the…

Meet the first identical triplets of our community!

Gabriele, Adele and Elena Basta from Lithuania, currently based in Germany, are known as the ´Triplets´ in the fashion industry. They have been working together from the beginning and they…