Last week I posted about a collection of beautiful lipsticks that retail for “cough” R975 PER lipstick. This week I’m telling you about a range of lipsticks I adore that retail for R149.95 per lipstick because, you know, balance! When I received the Almay Lip Vibes press drop I did a happy dance. I mean, … Continue Reading

This is a question I asked myself when I received the new, very covetable Sensai The Lipstick that retails for R975. Aside from providing the lips with colour, what benefits does this lipstick have? Sensai The Lipstick contains the brands iconic ingredient: Koishimaru Silk. Once reserved for the imperial family, Koishimaru silk – when used … Continue Reading

I get so many messages from women asking me if it’s possible to purchase a brilliant, budget skincare regime for R1000 or under. The answer is YES! Spend money on treatment products like serums, peels & exfoliators, but skimp on products like face washes, makeup removers and even moisturisers. Clicks recently sent me a R1000 … Continue Reading

I recently did a few Instagram stories outlining the difference between a serum & a moisturiser. I was astounded at the feedback – most of my followers & readers thought they were basically the same thing, which they are not! A moisturiser sits on the surface of the skin and holds moisture in. The molecule … Continue Reading

Receiving CHANEL press drops is a highlight for any beauty blogger, so I was thrilled to bits when a few products from the Spring Summer 2019 Collection Vision D’Asile: L’Art Du Détail landed on my beauty desk! Inspired by the play of light on Lucia Pica’s (Chanel Beauty’s Global Creative Designer for Makeup & colour) … Continue Reading

A few weeks ago, I received an exciting Mamonde press drop from local K-Beauty online store ButterKup Beauty. Mamonde is a leading skincare line in Asia and is now available worldwide. The products are inspired by the actual Mamonde Garden just outside Seoul, South Korea. The products in the line are infused with floral essences … Continue Reading

As a beauty journo, I’m all about trying new, innovative and sometimes scary beauty treatments. Case in point: The Vampire Facial Made famous by Kim Kardashian West when she had one in 2013, this treatment is said to be excellent for skin rejuvenation, collagen production, minimizing enlarged pores & acne scarring. Fun Fact: Kim is … Continue Reading

Happy Valentine’s Day! Given that today is all about luuurve, I thought a fragrance post & giveaway would be appropriate – especially a scent that is inspired by a sultry night, when lovers embrace with absolute love. Ladies, let me introduce you to Lancôme’s new La Nuit Trésor, a gourmand scent with a bewitching heart of … Continue Reading