A few weeks back I attended an Acqua di Parma launch at the beautiful Table Bay Hotel in Cape Town. While I’m quite familiar with the Acqua di Parma brand and its history – I did a post earlier this year that you can read HERE – it was great to gain even more insight … Continue Reading

I get asked a lot of questions about mature skin. How do I know if my skin is mature? From what age is skin considered mature? What typical traits does mature skin have? When do I begin treating it? From around 35 years, skin is considered mature. However, skin ageing is really dependent on each … Continue Reading

Today I want to chat about bar soap. I grew up in the 1980’s and during that time, we only used good old bar soap to care for our skin. Being a school girl, I didn’t wear makeup very often, so all I needed was something to clean my face & body, removing any oil … Continue Reading

Clarins recently sent me some new and very innovative eye makeup essentials to play around with. All are super simple to use, so no matter whether you’re a makeup pro or beginner, you’ll be able to create some really eye-catching looks. I’ve always loved Clarins’ mascaras (really, they make some of the best), so couldn’t … Continue Reading

Clicks recently sent me a #BeautyBox containing some incredible new makeup & beauty items and I’m so excited to share them with you! Brush up your make up artistry skills with some pretty new brushes from the Beauty Crush Collection. I’m loving the Pointed Powder Brush (R79.99) that allows targeted application of face powder to … Continue Reading

Almay is getting it so right with their makeup lately. From their fantastic Best Blend Forever foundation & Goddess Gloss which launched last year, to their cute-as-pie #Lipvibes collection launched a few months back (HERE). I got VERY excited when the new Velvet Foil Cream Shadow Collection landed on my desk last week. This is … Continue Reading

Korean beauty products are sweeping the globe in popularity. This is due to their outstanding formulas which contain high amounts of active ingredients, excellent price points, and incredibly cool packaging. I’ve tried my fair share of K-Beauty products and have been VERY impressed with just about everything. Recently, Dermastore sent me a few products by … Continue Reading

A new scent called 1957 has just launched in the LES EXCLUSIFS DE CHANEL collection and I know you are going to love it! 1957 was the year that Gabrielle Chanel was hailed by Neiman Marcus as the most influential designer of the 20th century. But more than just a date, it speaks to the … Continue Reading