And there goes my salary; Crabtree & Evelyn’s online outlet store

Wooooosh! That’s the sound of all my hard-earned cash as it flies out of bank account, straight into the coffers of Crabtree & Evelyn. In a cruel twist of fate, they’ve decided to launch an online outlet store right about the time my retrenchment package runs dry. Nice guys… real nice… Right now, I’m v. […]

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New Lip Ice Candy Gloss

If you grew up in the 80’s like me, you’ll know how big of a deal Lip Ice used to be. I remember loving their Bubblegum, Musk and Spearmint variants and feeling like the king of the world when I had all three rolling around in my blazer pocket. It’s been a while since I’ve […]

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Ray-Ban Never Hide party

Sjoe! I found my camera! (Or, to be more accurate, my friend Jax found it rolling around in her handbag). I reckon she must’ve stuck it in there for safekeeping after I blacked out took a power nap on the table towards the end of Mark’s birthday bash on Friday. Thanks Jax! Anyway, let me […]

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Camera dramz

Morning girls Got a few posts I want to make live (including one regarding last week’s Ray-Ban Never Hide party), but I’m having a bit of an image issue in that I can’t find my camera anywhere. Going to turn the house upside down this eve and see if it pops up. Don’t want to […]

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Start saving – ghd’s new Scarlet collection is here!

If I didn’t already own a ghd, this might me all I’d want for Christmas (aside from Eric from True Blood chained up to a radiator in my basement): The collection draws inspirasie from the ‘roaring 20’s’ and has a Snow White-esque ad campaign featuring ghd frontwoman Katy Perry. Anyway, if you’re feeling the pinch […]

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Erborian BB Creme review

Right now the beauty world’s a’buzzing in regard to BB creams, the hot new make-up multi-tasker. A v. big deal in the East, BB stands for blemish balm, but it’s not a zit-zapper. Essentially, a BB cream is a multi-use product that aims to be a moisturiser, sun block, primer and foundation all in one. A […]

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The Body Shop Summer Sale is now on

If you’re big into The Body Shop it might be worth popping into your local after work this week; they’re holding a big ass summer sale on selected items and you can save up to 60%! I totally regret not snapping up a Mango bath/shower gel, but I was in a mad rush. I also sniffed another shower gel in a […]

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Moroccanoil hair treatment review

If you’re a beauty freak like me, chances are you’ve heard about peeps going on and on about the fabulosity that is Argan oil. So, what’s all the fuss about? I actually wrote an article about it for an Aussie mag the other day and had to do a little research, so I can actually give you the […]

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Balm Balm = Love Love

The other day I met an ecessively kiff chick, Susan, who’s importing fab organic brands to SA and distributing them via stores like Wellness Wareness. Of all the goodies she showed me, the one thing I’m most in love with is Balm Balm. A UK brand, Balm Balm is 100% organic and has won a zillion awards […]

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I give unto thee Mr. Fitness SA!

If you’re a Lipgloss regular, you’ll be familiar with zexy Jeff… Above is one of the tamer, more publishable shots from our impromptu attention-seeking photo shoot from the Peroni yacht party earlier this year. I’m particularly fond of that snap ‘cos it looks like him and KP are having this serious, like totally intimate moment and then […]

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Congrats to the winners of my INGLOT competition

Ja, ja… so we lost the rugby today… bleakness abounds. Still, if you’re one of the winners of my INGLOT comp that’s a little something to help brighten up your day. A big congrats to: Maryanne Young Katherine Lewis Penny Formo Ritza van Rensberg Letisia Griessel Hope you girls enjoy your gorgeous blue and grey […]

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Silk Orchid’s summer picnic

Love fashion? Looking for something fun to do outdoors? Think about attending Silk Orchid’s Kaleidoscope Summer picnic. (You might be familiar with the range if you visit the Hope Street market on a Saturday). While Anneen Henze shows off Silk Orchid’s latest summer collection, you’ll get to indulge in a picnic parcel and fine wine as well as shop […]

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