I believe there are still many women who are unsure as to how serums work and when they should be using one. Also, amazingly enough, I still get women asking me what the difference is between a serum & moisturiser. A moisturiser works to replenish the moisture content in the skin either by trapping moisture … Continue Reading

I was so excited to discover Aurora Crafted Jewellery – a new, local jewellery brand with some of the most beautiful designs I’ve seen in a while. The brand has a stunning selection of earrings, necklaces and wrist bracelets – all locally made. The beaded styles are produced by local talented crafters in communities from … Continue Reading

I’m not in the least bit embarrassed to admit I occasionally suffer with dry scalp & dandruff. While there are a few products available that treat the above condition, my brand of choice has always been Head & Shoulders. That’s why when Head & Shoulders reached out to me asking if I’d like to partner … Continue Reading

Oral health is something I’m passionate about. From a very young age, my mother always emphasized the importance of proper brushing & flossing daily and this is something I’ve passed onto my daughter. When Curaprox approached me asking if I’d like to try their Hydrosonic Pro Electric Toothbrush R3,400 (BUY), I jumped at the opportunity. … Continue Reading

It’s no secret that Eucerin makes some of my favourite products from body lotions, to hand creams & facial serums. I’ve been featuring a few of my favourite’s over on Instagram & Facebook for the past month, and though I’d do a roundup post on all of them, explaining why I have so much love … Continue Reading

I still remember my first tube of the Iconic Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Skin Protectant. I was 16 (it was the early 90’s) and I had read an interview in Vogue with the supermodels about which three beauty products they simply couldn’t live without. It was my favourite supermodel, Linda Evangelista, who commented on … Continue Reading

Having been a beauty journo for almost 18 years, I’m well aware of which active ingredients truly make a difference when applied topically. The absolute gold standard of anti-ageing ingredients has to go Retinol. It’s the one active that does it all from stimulating collagen & elastin production, to plumping fines lines and wrinkles. Because … Continue Reading

Looking to go greener with your beauty regime but not sure where to start? Even taking a few small steps can make a big difference. As consumers, we’ve become more aware about which ingredients go into our products, with more and more people seeking out those with also come in sustainable packaging. In response to … Continue Reading