I know times are tough and realize that after all our monthly expenses have been covered, there’s very little money left over for a beauty splurge. Because of this, I’ve decided to start a weekly budget beauty post where I showcase a product that retails for R150 or less. The beauties I’ll be featuring are … Continue Reading

The La Source range from Crabtree & Evelyn is a real favourite. I love how all the products work to soothe the senses with marine ingredients and incredible spa-like scents helping you create an escape for the mind, body and soul. The fragrance used in the collection – which is reminiscent of fresh sea spray … Continue Reading

Is there a better way to make your humble abode smell incredible, than with some scented candles? Not only do they make great gifts, they are wonderful when you’re wanting to spoil yourself. Whether you’re on the hunt for a day-brightening fresh scent, a sexy aroma to set a sensual mood, or simply a relaxing … Continue Reading

While many of us know and love the CHANEL line of fragrance and makeup, I was surprised to recently learn that a few of my readers didn’t know that CHANEL has a fabulous, very comprehensive skincare line too. There really is something for everyone – no matter what your skin type or concern may be. … Continue Reading

Um, wearing one fragrance in summer and a different one in winter? I did that 10 years ago, but I don’t do that anymore. I do, however switch up my scent if I’m going out to a late dinner with my husband versus a outdoorsy wedding (it’s an occasion thing), but my mantra is, if … Continue Reading

I adore just about everything from LUSH. Not only do all their products smell incredible; most are either vegetarian or Vegan (some products do contain lanolin, honey, milk and beeswax). Also, LUSH don’t purchase raw ingredients from companies that carry out, fund or commission animal testing. All their products are tested on human volunteers before … Continue Reading

To an intimate reader experience in Cape Town When: Saturday 19 May 2018 Where: CHANEL Woolworths Canal Walk Cape Town Time: 10:00AM – 12:00 NOON You’ll Receive: *A Skincare Consultation *A Make-Over & Lip & Cheek Touch-Up Using Rouge Coco Lip Blush *A Fragrance Layering With Coco Mademoiselle EDP Intense *A CHANEL Goody Bag We’ll … Continue Reading

The House of Balmain was founded in 1945 by Pierre Balmain. Back in the day, it was renowned for its feminine, elegant styles. Nowadays – thanks to the appointment of Olivier Rousteing as its creative director – Balmain is better known for their edgy, sculptural, sexy looks and diverse aesthetic. Today, the brand is hotly … Continue Reading