Review: Caribbean Tan tanning wipes

When I came back from Vietnam a lot of people asked me where my tan was and my answer, which is the same after every holiday, is ‘scrubbed off and down the drain’. Being a beauty writer, I know far too much about sun damage to ever want to expose my skin to the sun […]

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Would you wear a fast food-inspired cosmetic?

Last week you might’ve spotted me on Expresso chatting as part of the Fash Pack about fast-food inspired cosmetics, namely Burger King’s recent Whopper-scented cologne and KFC’s recently launch fried chicken-scented sunscreen. (God, how I only wish I was joking…) If not, I’ve got the clip for you over here. In the beginning bit it […]

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Maybe she’s born with, but maybe it’s cool new shizzle from Maybelline: Master Blush, Vivid Matte Liquid lip colour and Brow Drama Pomade Crayon

Maybelline have recently launched a whackload of new goodies and I got sent a bunch of them to play with. Some didn’t hit the spot but many of their newbies are pure drugstore gold and I’m only too happy to fill you in on them. First up, let’s talk about Maybelline Master Blush (R99,95). The […]

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The Capital Mirage’s sky bar is where it’s at this summer

My bestie and I (Karisa from CTmylove.com) were recently offered a night’s stay at the ultra stylish The Capital Mirage hotel so we decided to be each other’s hot dates and do they stay over together. If you haven’t heard of this luxe little hotel just yet that’s ‘cos it’s brand spanking new and fabulously situated […]

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Review: TRESemme’ Beauty-full Volume shampoo and conditioner

Today I’m going to be chatting about a sham and con with a bit of a twist, so before your eyes start glazing over at the thought of of the world adding yet another volumizing variant to a market that’s swamped with options, listen to this: TRESemme’s new Beauty-full Volume line hinges on the concept […]

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Beauty bits and pieces: The Body Shop’s two new fragrances, Lee Stafford Coco Loco and Placecol Illumine Power Firm serum

Ready for a few another round-up of beauty bits and pieces? The Body Shop have added two new fragrances to their Voyage collection – English Dawn Gardenia and Polynesian Island Tiare (R285 for a 50ml EDT). If you appreciate a soft, feminine floral you might like both of these fragrances. Gardenia feels like the more […]

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