The world’s first ever treatment fragrance, Clarins Eau Dynamisante, is celebrating its 30th anniversary. Eau Dynamisante truly was a trailblazer of a scent, and was the world’s first treatment fragrance. It combined the principles of aromatherapy and phytotherapy (plant therapy) while hydrating, refreshing and toning the skin. Launched in 1987, Eau Dynamisante – with it’s … Continue Reading

By Helen Clemson There’s pretty much nothing more that I love than an afternoon with my girl Candice-Lee. But if you put us in a swish spa setting and treat us to a heavenly massage, well put a fork in me, I’m done! A few weeks back, Candice and I spent a heavenly afternoon at … Continue Reading

Our lips are one of the first places to show the signs of ageing, so it’s important to care for them correctly. Volume loss and lines around the mouth are some of the earliest signs to be aware of and start treating immediately. Also, as winter rolls around, dry, chapped lips become an issue. You … Continue Reading

GOSH recently sent me some seriously amazing make-up to play around with. Now, I’ve long been a fan of the brand, and you can read my previous posts about my favourites items ( hint: I LOVE their make-up brushes) HERE and HERE.  Also important to mention is that GOSH don’t test on animals, and I was pleased to … Continue Reading

If you read my blog with some regularity, you’ll know that I adore the French pharmacy brands (Bioderma, Avene, Vichy, Elancyl, Nuxe). I gravitate towards them because they contain top quality ingredients, are really affordable, and most actually live up to their claims. I was super excited to learn that the world-renowned French dermatological brand … Continue Reading

I make no bones about my LOVE the YSL brand. The makeup is beyond amazing, and the skincare pure luxury. Yes, the products are on the pricier side, but I really think they are worth the splurge if you’re a true makeup lover. A while back, I was sent some lovely goodies from the makeup … Continue Reading

Did you know that improving your state of mind may help support your skin treatment results? I guess it kinda makes sense if you think about it. We know that stress negatively affects our health, however recent research has revealed that stress can also have positive effects like making us more alert, focused and energized. This … Continue Reading

BAG IT I won this gorgeous leather saddle bag from Alex & Marla (R1999) in a competition run by Lokal – a website dedicated to showcasing incredible South African brands. It’s just so beautifully made comfortable to wear. Because of it’s neutral tan colour, it works with just about everything in my wardrobe. I’m amazed … Continue Reading