Niyola visited the Genevieve office recently and revealed her go to beauty products and how she keeps her skin glowing. She also revealed some other things… read on !
You are known for your glowing skin. Can you give us a breakdown of your beauty regimen?
I clean my face with witch hazel wipes daily , I bathe with a moisturizing body wash , exfoliate with tumeric at least once a week . I use a blend of oils as opposed to lotion because of the heat, and I wear cookie skin as sunscreen . At night I use a blend of sandalwood and cam wood as moisturizer .
Tell us about your new single/video ‘never gon stop.’ What was the inspiration behind it?
The song was a product of EX O and I working together , and it expresses the need to be myself in a space where I am constantly being told to stop being me and to be someone else that I can’t defend .
Any projects in the works you’d like your fans to know about?
My album will be released later in the year and I can’t wait for my fans to have it !
What are current challenges you are facing as a woman in general?
Being expected to see myself as incomplete because I am not married or remotely bothered that I am not and
being pressured to feel so .
Are you dating currently?
I am very single
Do you feel any pressure to settle down?
Apart from music, what else do you do?
All I can say is I am an entrepreneur
Rumour has it that you are living in Banky’s house. Are you guys dating? Did you ever date?
I don’t live in Banky’s house and no we never dated .
Which celebrity wardrobe would you like to raid?
The Serbian singer Karle Usustar
If you weren’t a singer, what profession do you think you would be in?
I would still be in entertainment doing something as a creative . The options are a lot
You’ve been in the industry for a while but many would still describe you as underrated. How do you feel about this?
As I always say , success is relative . I know my fans love and appreciate my art . My music is not for everybody and so it’s ok if a select number appreciate it .
Date night or night in ?
It depends on who really , how I feel .. Level of comfort and all
Biggest moment of your career so far ?
I think I have experienced it but I may not be at liberty to speak about it just yet , but when I do you will recognize it because it is a milestone !
Which international artist would you like to record with ?
There are so many but I will only mention my current obsession which is Bryson Tiller
Thoughts on the baby mama trend among Nigerian artists ?
I didn’t know there was a trend so it’s hard to say how I feel about it
Who is your celeb crush ?
Who will you invite to a dinner for six ?
My closest friends of course
If you could bring back anyone from the dead who would it be ?
My late sister