Is it just me, or is everything becoming hellishly expensive here in South Africa? Food, clothing, décor, beauty – the whole lot! With the above in mind, I set off to Clicks to see how far I could stretch R500 when it came to beauty products. I decided to split the R500 into two categories: … Continue Reading

There’s nothing I enjoy more than taking some time out to relax, unwind and pamper myself. I usually do this by luxuriating in a candlelight bath, surrounded by soothing music. Recently, I was sent the new Avon Encanto Fascinating body care line to review, and I must say, the products make the perfect partners for … Continue Reading

I’ve been wanting a cartilage piercing for a while now, so when Claire’s called to ask if I’d be keen to experience a piercing at the store & write a blog post about it, I didn’t hesitate for a second. I popped into the Cavendish Square branch to have my piercing done. I was amazed … Continue Reading

Last week, I attended The Trenery Guild and SukiSuki Naturals collaboration launch. The event was hosted as a workshop and we got to create your very own temple balm. We were given the option of choosing between oils that induce a sense of serenity or calming. We could also create a temple oil especially for … Continue Reading

 SuzelleDIY and UCOOK have announced an exciting collaboration, making dinner time easy, creative and delicious. During the month of May, UCOOK will feature a line-up of SuzelleDIY recipes as part of their weekly dinner-kit delivery service. On Friday last week, I got the opportunity to cook one of these easy recipes for SuzelleDIY herself! I … Continue Reading

The newly launched YSL Black Opium Eau De Parfum Intense represents a bold, independent, and seductive woman, perfectly portrayed by Zoë Kravitz – the new face of the campaign. She is drawn to the possibility and energy the night brings. The scent has top notes of unusual blue absinthe – banned in some countries for … Continue Reading

My favourite time of day is late afternoon when I take my dog for her walk. In addition to the the fresh air clearing my head, I also get a chance to bond with my fur child.  We spend a good hour and a half in our neighborhood park, walking, running and throwing ball. It’s … Continue Reading

Three new launches from Clarins landed on my desk recently, and I can’t wait to share them with you. If you’re forty or over and a fan of the Clarins brand, you’ll know the Extra Firming skincare range is specifically designed to visibly improve skin’s firmness and promote suppleness. Extra-Firming formulas are packed with powerful … Continue Reading