If you thought only Kenyan female celebs were make up fanatics, then you are wrong. Men too love make up.

Here is a list of famous male personalities who use make up for one reason or another.

Eric Omondi

Eric OmondiThe president of comedy in Africa loves imitating women where he plays the role of Divalicious.

He dresses like a slay queen who wears makeup and wigs and even imitates the posh Nairobi accent.

All this is for entertainment purpose.

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Dennis Karuri

Dennis Karuri

He is a 25-year-old make-up artist and a model. His passion in makeup began back in highschool when he could mix Vaseline and Pencil graphite to make mascara for himself.

On reaching campus he bought his first makeup kit.

He does make-up on most Kenyan celebrities and also on himself.

He also wears wig to resemble women to market his brand.

Kelvin Mwangi


He is an actress and a comedian he is popularly known for his screen character Shaniqwa the socialite.

Kelvin also dresses as women, wears make up and wigs.

He also imitates the slay queen accent. All this is for entertainment purpose.

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Jeff Koinange

Jeff KoinangeMedia personality loves using hair gel and other times apply facial makeup to look TV ready. Smoookiiiiin!

Denis Okari

Almost anyone who comes close to your TV screens regularly, uses a makeup so as they don’t look aging. Some say he wants to look good while others thing is a way to boost esteem.

Willy Paul

Willy PaulThe popular singer is known for his massive collabos and his high budget music videos.

And for him to look that good, make up had alot to do with it.

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Nick Mutuma

Nick_MutumaBeing an actor, and fashion fanatic, make up is his daily bread.

Kevin Owiti

Mr. Kenya 2016, Kevin Owiti from Siaya County has never failed to glow. And that is all thanks to his charisma and a litto help from make-up.

Sauti Sol

Sauti Sol Midnight trainKenyan afro-pop band comprising of vocalists Bien-Aimé Baraza, Willis Chimano and Savara Mudigi and guitar maestro Polycarp Otieno are known for being picture perfect in all their visuals.  Make up helped in bringing that together.

Papa Jones a.k.a Khaligraph Jones

Khaligraph Jones
The rapper showing off his muscles in a tight black shirt

A while back, Khaligraph was accused of skin lightening aka bleaching.

But pundits pointed out that he had used foundation to give him that glow. Since then, Papa Jones has gone au naturale in his subsequent music video shoots.

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