Oyindamola Ogunbekun aka Honey Ricci is a polymath, a multitalented person, who is a physiotherapist, graduated from College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Bpt) class of 2015. She also holds a certificate in Makeup Application from the “Elite School of Make up” by Bimpe Onakoya and is a professional in bridal makeup, gele tying, glam makeup and editorial makeup. In 2017, she acquired a Master Class certificate in The Business of Beauty by Beautygeekng, and renowed makeup artistes Oluchi Onuigbo and Bisola Omoregha. She is also an Onigele trained Gele Artist.
As a model with a career going as far back as 2010, she has appeared in several TV commercials and commercial print jobs for big brands in Nigeria in Telecommunications and many others. She also contested in several beauty pageants. She kicked off by participating in the first edition of Miss Medilag in 2012 where she performed well and came Second Runner-Up. In 2013, she was among the Semi-finalists for the Miss Nigeria pageant which was then handled by Elohor Aisen, CEO Beth Models Africa. In September of the same year she participated in World Miss University Nigeria and was trained in Catwalk, Etiquette and recieved the membership of Peace Corps in the UN. She performed well in the pageant and came out as part of the top ten. In 2015, she came first runner up in the Miss Express Urself Nigeria Pageant and also came out among the top five in the Sisi Oge Pageant 2014. She has also appeared in several music videos as she also has a talent in acting appearing in videos with top notch directors such as Clarence Peters, Aje, Unlimited LA, Dj Tee, and top artistes such as Wizkid, Davido, Timaya, Olamide and so on. She appeared in American rapper, Wale’s documentary “Mo Wa Lati” in 2013.
She is very witty and has a talent for vlogging, motivational speaking and was practically born camera ready. She has a passion for helping others and many view her as a role model. She ran a blog called “the beauty and the clinical coat” between 2011 and 2014 which had top views with dedicated readers and really exposed her as a good writer that she is. All these attributes lead to the creation of this blog so as to showcase what she has to offer to the world on a larger scale.