Under The Dryer


There are make-up artists, and there are MUAs (pronounced muahs). You know them: the ones who do it for the likes. Nicole Blake isn't one. Her clients book her for her professionalism and for an escape into a complete glam experience, and we've got the photos to prove. They're #flawless!... Read More

The Nail Whisperer
The Nail Whisperer... Read More

The Royal “Ram”
Under the Dryer (UTD) provides a tutorial on goddess 'ram' braids by way of a Cosmopolitan how-to video posted recently on the beauty website. The updo was created by top Cosmopolitan hairstylist Stasha Harris, and is a trendy look that comes highly recommended by your UTD hairnistas. These...... Read More

Nail That Trend!
Sizzling weather demands great-looking skin — the result of regular facials, memorable scents and several outfits in rotation. ... Read More

Saving Face @ The Face Place

Saturday, August, 4 2018    

Take it from us at the Under The Dryer desk: great-looking skin is achievable as long as you are prepared to put in the work! A recent session with Marie Hall-Smith, managing director of the award-winning spa and cosmetology school The Face Place, left us not only with glowing, radiant... Read More

Summer Style Trends — All Eyes On Me!

Saturday, July, 21 2018    

Prolific Jamaican-born make-up artist Pat McGrath upended the, “safe” approach to patting faces at the recently concluded Milan Fashion Week. Read More

Hair Trends — Summer Colour Splash!

Saturday, July, 21 2018    

An interesting pattern has been observed over the past few summers and, by all indications, we may be on the verge of witnessing it yet again this summer. Read More

Pageant Glam - Empowerment Through Beauty

Saturday, July, 14 2018    

The history of pageants in Jamaica dates back many decades to the days as a British colony where the winner of the Miss Jamaica beauty contest was rewarded with a trip to compete at Miss World, whilst the first runner-up went on to compete at Miss Universe. Of note, however, is that Miss... Read More

Hair Trends — Mohawks Making A Comeback?

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

The summer heat can be very harmful to your hair, particularly if your hair falls within the “thick, black hair” category. The thickness of the hair makes the scalp more likely to heat up, causing heat damage to the hair, and leads to the possibility of... Read More

Taynas Body Care — Food For Your Skin!

Saturday, June, 23 2018    

“Imagine waking up in the mornin g, heading to the bathroom and being invigorated by the smell of the essential oils in your soap. My vision is that a custom er will apply our natural underarm cream, lotion, body oils or sprays and feel ready to conquer the... Read More


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