Under The Dryer

Glamcon Take Two! - No Dead-y Dead-y Make-up

Under the Dryer was intrigued to learn that a celebrity make-up artist was on The Rock for the GabbyGlam Co-orchestrated Glamcon — a one-day beauty expo at the Worthington, Spanish Court Hotel on Sunday, November 25. Engeline 'Baby' Casseus, who's also a MAC Cosmetics... Read More

At The NAIL BAR - Top 3 Tints
STOCKING stuffers, anyone? Purchase these hues or similar versions for gift items or if you want to keep your nail colour as exclusive as possible, pick your favourite shade, and take it along on your next visit to the salon. The colours of the season...... Read More

Big Hair & Gorgeous Make-up @ Glamcon
GabbyGlam Hosts GLAMCON... Read More

At The Nail Bar - Dec 1
'Tis the season to add some shimmer, sprinkle bits of gold, and retire the vibrant summery hues for cooler, trendier seasonal shades. Our inspiration boards overflow with nail design ideas for you to mimic and be trendy, and we've narrowed them down to the dozen. At The Nail Bar reveals its 12...... Read More

At The Nail Bar

Saturday, November, 24 2018    

Go glitter or don't go out at all this holiday season! Shimmer and neon hues are this season's new mood, after all. Rhinestones and embellishments should only add a little extra glam, but the trick is to keep all the digits in monochrome. Here are some inspirations for your next visit to... Read More

Perfect Glam

Saturday, November, 24 2018    

The Perfect Glam ExperienceNicole Blake, founder of BrushedByNicole, spun her brushes to create the full glam experience. Attorney-at-law and TV presenter Ashley-Ann Foster was the client, and Blake definitely impressed. See for... Read More


Saturday, November, 10 2018    

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

Saturday, November, 3 2018    

The Nail Whisperer Read More

The Royal “Ram”

Saturday, October, 13 2018    

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!

Saturday, August, 11 2018    

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




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