When I was a little girl, I remember visiting my godmother and seeing her perfume stand that stood on the top of her chest of drawers. I was mesmerized by each bottle; so unique from each other, so elegant and beautiful. Since then, I have...

For the last year or so, I have been stalking Makeup Shack who is an online reseller for international brands that we don’t get here in South Africa. I had originally come across their store when I was looking to buy ELF locally but was...

With so many affordable beauty sponges available it’s hard to decide which to choose, especially as you can’t really tell how it is going to perform when applying your makeup. So, when Kangol’s new Blend Beauty sponge landed on my beauty desk, I was a...

Years ago, when I first started my blog, I remember receiving a 7-day sample of the Clarins Double Serum and being impressed at how it transformed my dull skin in such a short time. Now, years later, Clarins has launched the 8th generation of their...

Just after giving birth, I received a press drop from Style Secret and had a giggle at their well-timed gift. As a new mom, there’s no denying that certain things get put on the back burner especially during the first few months when you are...

Clarins holds such a special place in my heart; it’s one of the first high-end brands that I ever used and honestly, their products never fail me. Fun fact: when I first started blogging, I couldn’t afford their products so I’d go to their counter...

The warmer season is upon us and with that comes the risk of sun damage. For years, summer has become synonymous with a competition over who can get a deeper and darker tan and despite the extensive research, we continue to put ourselves at risk....

This year, I partnered with Dermalogica who have helped me embrace my skin with a routine that is tailored to my needs and concerns. It has been an interesting year! Last year, you would never catch me out and about without makeup, but this year...

[gallery columns="2" size="full" ids="7142,7143"] Since first seeing their range of cosmetics, theBalm Cosmetics has always featured on my wishlist – from eyeshadows, blushes, bronzers, and highlighters theBalm seems to always knock it out the park. Sadly, the brand is no longer available in South Africa and...

My skincare routine has always been somewhat inconsistent but this year, I have been committed to adopting a skin care regimen that will not only benefit my skin right now but will also keep my skin looking and feeling healthy well into my old age....

Much to everyone’s irritation, I have been counting down the days to my birthday since the 16th of August. I figured that this last year has been the most challenging year – EVERYTHING started around September last year - so to celebrate surviving it, I...

As I am sure you probably know, pregnancy can cause havoc to your body, especially your skin due to all the hormones pumping through your body.  One of the commonly experienced changes is the appearance of dark spots on your face, caused by the increase...

Let me start by saying that I find the concept of toothpaste reviews odd – I mean, do you actually read reviews before buying toothpaste? Usually, I see a new one, buy it and if I like it, I keep buying it. I hardly ever...

Being a beauty obsessed mom, there are times where my two worlds collide and I find beauty hacks from common baby products. Baby products are often more affordable than some beauty products and are gentler on the skin, making it a great alternative for those...

This winter, I have been struggling with exceptionally dry and itchy skin, so when choosing my monthly picks from Oh-Lief, I decided to choose a few of their skincare products with the hope of combatting my irritated skin. Natural Grapefruit and Sweet Orange Body Wash  This gentle...