New reviews: Filorga Nutri-Filler Lips, Maybelline Master strobing sticks and INOAR Vegan shampoo and conditioner

French beauty brand Filorga recently launched a new lip product called Nutri-Filler Lips lip plumping balm (R445, selected Edgars stores). A clear, fruity-smelling balm, it comes in a handy and hygienic twist-up pen and has a texture that reminds me of a slightly sticker version of Arden’s Eight Hour Cream, albeit its formulation is a […]

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Who wants to win a bottle of NEW Montblanc Lady Emblem Elixir EDP?

To date, Montblanc’s Lady Emblem bottle really is one of the more beautiful flacons on the shelf. Inspired by the 43-faceted cut of the iconic Montblanc diamond, it’s the kind of thing you really, really want to display. Better yet, its soft, elegant floral scent, a citrusy celebration of rose, means it’s not just a […]

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HQ has just launched a new tasting menu for R250 and it’s a must-try!

I always look forward to winter after one too many hot, sweaty summer days and then it arrives, I get my boots and trench coat jollies for a good few weeks and then I’m all helllll no! Bring back the sun, asseblief. Still, one of the winter plus points that helps keep me going through […]

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Review: Eau Thermale Avene mattifying fluid

I’m still working my way through the first batch of goodies Avene gave me and I’ve made good friends with Eau Thermale Avene mattifying fluid (R239, Dis-chem). A hydrating but ultra-lightweight fluid, its ideal for peeps like me who’ve got an combination skin and are looking for ways to moisturise without aggravating oilies. Ingredients-wise, it […]

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Galderma’s Differin gel is now available over the counter in the states

Hi girls This is just a quick heads up to let you know that Galderma’s Differin Gel is now available OTC in the states so you can buy it online from pharmacies that ship worldwide and even Amazon. (I’ve just checked and Amazon is definitely shipping to SA.) If you’re a regular reader you’ll know […]

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