After showing you all HERE just how easy it was to DIY with box colour, my inbox was overwhelmed by ladies with blonde hair querying how the Schwarzkopf Palette Oil-Care Color works for blondes. I chatted with my friend Carmen – a natural strawberry blonde – who was desperate to lighten her dark roots & … Continue Reading

This Father’s Day, before purchasing a gift, please consider supporting a local brand. Now more than ever, South African brands that produce their products locally need our support! If you’re looking for a really cool beauty spoil for the man in your life, consider the G range by Rain Natural Skincare. This line of skin … Continue Reading

Whenever I’m asked by my readers to recommend a really well formulated, affordable anti-ageing skin care line I always suggest the NIVEA Q10 Power range. I’ve also been lucky enough to visit NIVEA’s head offices & laboratories in Hamburg, Germany where I got the opportunity to chat to many of their scientists & product developers. … Continue Reading

I am SO excited to introduce you to my new favourite, all-natural beauty balm! Meet LANOLAB: A proudly South African, multi-use balm that’s manufactured locally & works to exfoliate & hydrate the skin, heal & soothe minor burns and wounds, and speed up the healing process for cuts & minor rashes. I LOVE that LANOLAB … Continue Reading

Just before lockdown, the new YSL Libre EDP fragrance landed on my desk. Now, I won’t lie, I’ve been somewhat underwhelmed by mainstream fragrance launches of late. I just find the majority of the new scents launched all smell similar. So, when I first had a whiff of Libre, I wasn’t expecting much. But Libre … Continue Reading

Okay, just the whimsical name of this product was enough to get me excited! I mean, Wildflower Water Cream – doesn’t it sound just lovely? If you’ve been following me for a while, you’ll know I adore the Skin Creamery – a proudly South African skincare brand. I’ve written many posts on their magnificent, organic … Continue Reading

I was thrilled when I received a Jane Seymour Wonderset hamper to review. It’s been YEARS since I used the brand, & I fondly recall how the Jane Seymour hairspray was a favourite of mine back in the day. Because I was totally channelling the girls in the Robert Palmer Video ‘Addicted to Love’(it was … Continue Reading