Love is in the air and I’ve rounded up 6 items will set the Valentine’s Day mood while making you look and feel your very best. Nothing is more memorable than a smell. Ensure yours is memorable with the new Rose Passion by Jimmy Choo from R1,149 for a 40ml EDP (BUY). This beautifully rich … Continue Reading

Did you know that Dermalogica is available at selected Woolworths stores? I recently visited the Dermalogica counter at Woolworths in Cavendish Square Cape Town to get a complimentary Face Mapping skin analysis. A Face Mapping Skin Analysis takes several minutes and gives you insights into your skin’s unique needs, allowing you to make smarter, more … Continue Reading

I do love a facial mist and always include one in my beauty routine. Facial Mists are best for extra hydration, preparation for skin care, and to add other nutrients and antioxidants to rejuvenate the skin. There are formulas that work to purify, soothe and mattify oil, pimple-prone skin and those to soothe and heal … Continue Reading

Oh, the joy knowing that the iconic brand NARS Cosmetics is finally available on our shores. NARS is a French cosmetic and skin care company which was founded in 1994 by make-up artist and photographer François Nars. NARS cosmetics are renowned for their high intensity pigments, delivering vibrant and bold colours in their products. Ever … Continue Reading

Did you know that it was South Africa’s very own Dr. Des Fernandes who first pioneered Micro-Needling more than 20 years ago? In 1997, Dr. Fernandes – founder and scientific director of Environ – introduced his own needling device which consisted of a small needle stamp (this went on to become Environ’s very first derma … Continue Reading

Looking for a brilliantly formulated affordable Hyaluronic acid formula? I highly recommend the Avène Hydrance Boost Serum R395 (BUY) This serum has a lightweight, water-gel texture and absorbs quickly. It provides the skin with long lasting hydration while soothing any tightness and discomfort common with dehydrated skin. The Hyaluronic Acid in the formula works to … Continue Reading

While the holidays are over for most of us, the beautiful South Africa summer is not! We still have a few months of sunshine, swimming & enjoying the beautiful outdoors. These are my summer style & beauty must-have’s: Fresh Summer Scent I count Acqua di Parma as one of my favourite fragrance brands and have … Continue Reading

Oscar de la Renta’s range of Bella scents are just divine. Four variants are available: Bouquet (blue), Blanca (white), Rosa (pink) & Essence (gold). The bottles are like works of art & each is covered with three-dimensional flowers in either white, gold, blue or pink. There’s a smooth plaque engraved with the name of the … Continue Reading