Two weeks after having my hair coloured and cut – I love the way my style has settled! I’d been with my previous, very talented hairdresser for almost 12 years. Her salon is JHB based, but she visited CT every 6 weeks to see her clients. While this mostly worked out well for me, I … Continue Reading

A few weeks back I was sent the AVON True Colour Flawless Liquid Foundation (R154.90) to try out – a full coverage formula that perfects the skin giving it flawless, invisible looking coverage.  Now, I’m all about flawless coverage that looks natural and gives the skin a glow. However, for the longest time I’ve had this … Continue Reading

I’m so excited to tell you about Bulgari’s latest, super fabulous new fragrance launch and competition! Bulgari Omnia Pink Sapphire (R740 for a 30ml; R1100 for a 40ml & R1320 for a 65ml) is a floral scent with bright notes of citrus and exotic florals. The scent is meant to evoke the allure of new … Continue Reading

Because we’re constantly bombarded with so many new skincare launches, it can be very overwhelming to choose a regime that’s right for you. I always advise my readers to stick to the basics and ensure a treatment formula is thrown into the product mix – one that addresses their particular skin care needs (brightening, anti-ageing, … Continue Reading

Whenever winter rolls around my skin becomes so damn dry. The reasons for this are varied, but as temperatures drop it sucks moisture out the air. This dry air, coupled with indoor heating, cold winds and scorching hot showers can cause the skin to dry out. The feeling of dry skin is familiar to us … Continue Reading

We all know that a good night’s rest is essential for great looking skin, because it’s at night when the skin kicks into repair mode and is better able to absorb active ingredients. Worryingly, research by Dermalogica shows that sleep problems constitute a global epidemic affecting as much as 45% of the world’s population. Now, … Continue Reading

Why have the majority of South African women not cottoned on to the brilliance that is makeup removing cloths? These are microfiber cloths that remove makeup (including waterproof mascara) with only water. All you have to do is wet the cloth and gently rub it over the skin in circular motions. You obviously need to … Continue Reading

I have a serious love for Gosh makeup. Aside form the fact that the formulas are really, really great, all the products are made in the EU, most of them are Vegan, and the prices are incredibly affordable given the quality. Today I’m showcasing some newish products that I’m really enjoying using. LIPS GOSH The … Continue Reading