As a beauty journo, I’m all about trying new, innovative and sometimes scary beauty treatments. Case in point: The Vampire Facial Made famous by Kim Kardashian West when she had one in 2013, this treatment is said to be excellent for skin rejuvenation, collagen production, minimizing enlarged pores & acne scarring. Fun Fact: Kim is … Continue Reading

A few weeks back, Hill’s Pet Nutrition asked me to take part in their “It’s Complicated” campaign to celebrate the month of love. The idea was to hook me up to a lie-detector and ask me some *cough* fun questions relating to my fur kid. You can watch the full video at the end of … Continue Reading

Happy Valentine’s Day! Given that today is all about luuurve, I thought a fragrance post & giveaway would be appropriate – especially a scent that is inspired by a sultry night, when lovers embrace with absolute love. Ladies, let me introduce you to Lancôme’s new La Nuit Trésor, a gourmand scent with a bewitching heart of … Continue Reading

I’ve been meaning to get this post up forever! In fact, most of the images were taken towards the end of last year. I have such a strange relationship with my hands and nails (that just sounds so odd!). When they’re manicured and looking fabulous, I tend to look after them better and proudly display … Continue Reading

I’m totally enamored with the newish Oil Ultime range from Schwarzkopf Professional. Truthfully, it arrived on my desk a good few months back, but I only recently got around to testing it out. TheOil Ultime range features aromatic essential oils and, according to the press release, is about “immersing yourself in a sensorial journey to re-balance … Continue Reading

Seriously, is there a better recommendation for beauty products than the one’s you’ve finished right to the end? Ones you use again and again, right to the very last drop, then re-purchase? In my household, there is one brand that we ALL use consistently, and that brand is Cetaphil. Good to the VERY last drop … Continue Reading

It’s been a while since I did a round-up of non-beauty related items I’m absolutely loving. Shady Lady First up are my gorgeous new sunnies from Snob Milano. This Italian brand is relatively new to South Africa but given their stunning selection of both optical’s and sunglasses, I reckon you’ll be seeing a hearing a … Continue Reading

Last year, I was offered the chance to have my DNA decoded by a company called DNAlysis Biotechnology. This would offer a better perspective to understanding my genetics. DNAlysis Biotechnology uses cutting-edge DNA testing that empowers one with the tools needed to achieve optimum wellness. The DNAlysis’s nutrigenomics DNA Diet is an excellent tool to … Continue Reading