#Sponsored Sometimes it can feel overwhelming trying to keep up with the latest innovations in skincare, but if it’s one thing I am certain of, it is that everyone is talking about the powerful benefits of retinol. As much as I wanted to jump on the...

It’s been about 3 years since I was first introduced to Dermalogica and even though I consistently try new skincare, there are a few products of theirs that I keep coming back to. Today, I thought I’d share a bit about my Dermalogica journey and...

I have always stayed far away from MAC Cosmetics, partly because their shop assistants are intimidating AF but also because being a budget babe, I just couldn’t understand WHY or HOW anyone could spend so much money on their products. Surely, it was just another...

As we go from winter to summer, it’s quite common to experience dry and tired skin. A good way to combat this is by adding a boost of Vitamin C with Vichy’s LiftActiv Vitamin C Brightening Skin Corrector. With 15% pure Vitamin C, Vichy’s LiftActiv Brightening...

For months, I have been speaking about the often-unheard-of “step zero” in my skincare routine, from Dermalogica. Their Precleanse was one of the first products that made me realize just how different and innovative their approach to skincare is, and it still remains as one...

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...

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...

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...

[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...

Have you ever applied one of those matte liquid lipsticks to have it seep into your lips, leaving you surprised by the number of lip lines you have? Lip lines are often an early sign of aging and several factors can contribute to emphasizing your...

I had never really been one for fragrances which might seem weird especially as often, the first thing that I point out is the scent of a product. Sure, I love the look of luxury perfume bottles but I had always struggled to find a...

A few weeks ago, SkinCeuticals sent over an interesting press drop, challenging me to get creative and master the art of mixology. I hadn’t tried any of SkinCeuticals products yet, so was excited to dig in and see what the brand had to offer. Included...

Dermalogica has always been at the forefront of offering new and innovative skin care solutions, so when they started hinting at a new launch coming this May, I was all ears to hear what they’d be offering this time, following their earlier launches of the...

Last year I discovered the beauty of Clarins for the first time and while I had tried their skincare long before then, I had major regrets for not having tried their beauty or colour range sooner. The French brand offers phenomenal quality that has me...

One of the very first products that I was introduced to from Dermalogica was their best-selling Microfoliant. The brand managed to create a product that was effective, innovative and easily one of the best products from their range. So imagine my surprise (and utter excitement)...