Incorporating antioxidants into your skincare routine is must, because they help protect the skin against environmental damage which, I might add, is responsible for 80% of visible ageing! One of my all-time favourite antioxidant formulas is the Prevage Anti-Aging Daily Serum 2. 0 (R2195) BUY. In actual fact, the Prevage Anti-Aging serum was one of the … Continue Reading

I was SO excited to learn that the makeup brand Westman Atelier – owned and developed by internationally renowned make-up artist Gucci Westman – is now available in South Africa at Skins Cosmetics. Gucci Westman was born in California and raised in Sweden. She has more than 20 years of professional experience as a major … Continue Reading

If you’ve been following me for a while, you will know that Skin Creamery is one of my most beloved local skincare brands. ALL their products are beautifully formulated using natural ingredients, very affordable, yet all have a luxury feel, and most come in glass packaging that’s recyclable. None of the brands products are tested … Continue Reading

I absolutely adore the Bio-Oil brand and have blogged about the oil many, many times before HERE, HERE, HERE and HERE. I’m so excited to introduce you to the brand’s newest innovation, a ground-breaking ultralight moisturising formulation with more than double the oil content than other moisturisers. I’ve been using it for the past 3 … Continue Reading

Looking for an affordable Brightening Range that also addresses the signs of ageing? Let’s be honest, who isn’t? I was THRILLED to discover the Neutrogena Bright Boost range, which not only addresses skin dullness and uneven tone, but also targets the first signs of ageing like dark spots and fine lines. The key ingredient in … Continue Reading

I think it’s fair to say most people are unsure about their skin types & which products to use. Knowing your skin type & identifying your most pressing skin concern helps a lot with the selection of the correct products. It will also ensure you see great results with your skincare. That’s why I think … Continue Reading

There’s a new brand called Teaology that recently launched, and I was sent a few products to try. Teaology, as you may have gathered by the name, uses patented Tea Infused extracts in all their products. Why tea? Well, tea is a very effective antioxidant with brightening, detoxifying, purifying and energizing properties. Five different kinds … Continue Reading

Eleven 2 Skin Food is a new, local, Cape Town based skincare brand owned by Sharon Jansen van Vuuren and her daughter Leigh. This dynamic mom & daughter duo decided to start a skincare brand, when they became frustrated at the lack of natural and organic skincare available locally. This led them to developing Eleven … Continue Reading