I simply can’t resist a pretty dress, even though I already own so many! When I spotted the Olive drawstring dress R1,600 from DESRAY buy HERE (also available in black HERE) my heart skipped a beat. Not only is the colour a favourite, the fit is just perfect for my figure because it has adjustable … Continue Reading

After showing you all HERE just how easy it was to DIY with box colour, my inbox was overwhelmed by ladies with blonde hair querying how the Schwarzkopf Palette Oil-Care Color works for blondes. I chatted with my friend Carmen – a natural strawberry blonde – who was desperate to lighten her dark roots & … Continue Reading

Oh, how I’m loving my silk, hand embroidered Multi-printed Kaftan Tunic R1750 from DESRAY (BUY) While this item is on the pricier side, it’s important to remember that it can be worn any season of the year. During hot summer days, I’d wear it over my bikini as a sophisticated cover up. Shorter women could … Continue Reading

This Father’s Day, before purchasing a gift, please consider supporting a local brand. Now more than ever, South African brands that produce their products locally need our support! If you’re looking for a really cool beauty spoil for the man in your life, consider the G range by Rain Natural Skincare. This line of skin … Continue Reading

Whenever I’m asked by my readers to recommend a really well formulated, affordable anti-ageing skin care line I always suggest the NIVEA Q10 Power range. I’ve also been lucky enough to visit NIVEA’s head offices & laboratories in Hamburg, Germany where I got the opportunity to chat to many of their scientists & product developers. … Continue Reading

I am SO excited to introduce you to my new favourite, all-natural beauty balm! Meet LANOLAB: A proudly South African, multi-use balm that’s manufactured locally & works to exfoliate & hydrate the skin, heal & soothe minor burns and wounds, and speed up the healing process for cuts & minor rashes. I LOVE that LANOLAB … Continue Reading

Today is on the chilly side & I need to venture outdoors to get a new hard drive & stock up on some supplies. I’m a tad nervous, as I haven’t been to an actual shopping center for over two months! Oh well, big girl panties, I guess. Aside from the nervous energy of actually … Continue Reading

Do you need a new pair of winter slippers to keep your feet warm & cozy? If you answered yes, PLEASE consider supporting a local brand. My hubby recently bought me a pair of sheepskin slippers from a brand called Karoo Baba who sell the very best quality sheepskins & sheepskin products in South Africa. … Continue Reading