Regular readers of my blog may have noticed a bit of a lull with posting on my blog towards the end of last year. The reason for this was that I was holding the “beauty” fort at Associated Media Publishing while their Beauty Director was on maternity leave. From August till December last year, I … Continue Reading

I’m all about fresh starts; so come the new year, I like to do what I call a ‘Beauty Spring Clean”. Essentially, this involves chucking out any makeup I haven’t used in the last three months, checking expiry dates and tossing all out-of-date products, then washing my makeup bag and all my brushes. While I … Continue Reading

Happy 2018! Are you looking for an effective straightening tool that doesn’t damage the hair, adds brilliant shine, and costs under R1000? Then look no further than the Babyliss Liss Brush 3D. Essentially this is a hot straightening brush that can be used on all textures of hair. The brush has a unique combination of … Continue Reading

Wishing you all a wonderfully restful and beautifully festive season. Here’s to 2018!

A weak Rand, precious ingredients, and increasingly luxurious fragrances entering the SA market means perfume prices have soared. So, if you’ve shelled out a couple of grand for an indulgent fragrance, you want it to smell amazing, like all the time! But you need to treat your scent like a VIP to keep it at … Continue Reading

Every year, I like to compile some cost effective (somewhat last minute) Christmas gifting ideas. This year, I’ve partnered with Clicks once more to showcase some fantastic options for all budgets. I’m also giving one lucky reader the opportunity to win a R1000 voucher to spend online at Clicks. SUPPORT A GREAT CAUSE WHILE YOU … Continue Reading

For those of you who don’t know, my 13 year old decided to become a Vegan about 8 months ago. Being an animal lover, her decision was largely based on research done into the horrible conditions animals destined for the slaughterhouse live in – as well as the many health benefits the vegan lifestyle affords. … Continue Reading

Looking for a decadent, luxurious spoil for yourself or a loved one? You can’t go wrong with CHANEL. This season, the brand has some truly delightful products that I know you’re going to love. I was very excited when this gorgeous, limited edition bottle of N°5 Fragments D’Or (R1530) arrived. As a lover of the … Continue Reading