My beloved hairstylist, David Gillson, has been jet-setting (actually, he’s just opened a salon in Belgravia in London), and I haven’t seen him for almost two months. I’m usually in the salon every four weeks to get my colour done and, most importantly, my roots touched up. I’m 45 years old next month, and my … Continue Reading

I promised you all an update after a month of using Elancyl products, and here it is (brace yourself for butt pic’s). To recap, Elancyl asked me if I’d be keen to try a few of their products over a 28 day period and report back. You can read my initial thoughts on the product HERE. … Continue Reading

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

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

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

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

Last year ELEMIS launched their Superfood skincare range: a nutrient dense, Vegan Friendly range that included a face wash, day & night creams and a facial oil (read about the range HERE). I loved the range because the formulas use Super greens & Super grain complexes, are rich in antioxidants, omega fatty acids, vitamins & … Continue Reading