1. The Original GHD Styler, R1650, ghdhair.com/za
The original multi-award-winning ghd IV styler is the perfect tool for quick, effortless straightening, easy curls and waves. Suitable for all hair types and lengths. A brilliant all-rounder for everyday styling.
2.Beauty Blender makeup sponge, R224, beautyblender.net
Invented by top Hollywood make up artist Rea Ann Silva, Beautyblender has been created to leave you with a professional finish and a flawless complexion. So forget your fingers or sharp-edged triangular sponges, these application methods waste make up and can leave visible streaks.
Beautyblender’s elliptical shape makes application foolproof by allowing you to access hard-to-reach areas with ease. Its texture is sensual to the touch and its unique curves fit the contours of your face, leaving your make up dazzling and undetectable.
3. Tangle Teezer, R250, tangleteezer.com or Facebook.com/NSComms (South Africa only)
Tangle Teezer The Original professional detangling hairbrush is loved by hairdressers and used in professional hair salons. It’s a super smooth operator that works the minute hair is lathered and rinsed. Glides through wet, vulnerable and colour treated hair with no pulling, tugging or yanking. Hair peace at last!
4. Aria curling iron, price on request, ariabeauty.com
Aria’s Cone shaped barrel has infinite styling possibilities, its specialized tourmaline infused ceramic barrel leaves your hair protected and the styling glove included, makes sure that you don’t burn your fingers.
5. MAC Eyelash curler, R224, maccosmetics.com
Curling your lashes is an instant eye-opener. The Full Lash Curler is exclusively shaded in black for M·A·C by Carine Roitfeld. With its simple squeeze and release motion, shape your natural lashes into a soft, upward curl.
6. Tweezerman, R280, tweezerman.com
Tweezerman is still going wild for taming unruly brows. The perfectly aligned, hand-filed tips are slanted to grab every hair, every time.
7. Clarisonic skin cleaning system, R 2,710, wantitall.co.za
With one finger on the pulse of technology and another on that of skincare, Clarisonic knows a thing or two about antiaging techniques. The development team, led by the primary inventor of the cutting-edge Sonicare® toothbrush, is committed to creating new ways to shed years off your skin. The easy-to-use daily devices use advanced sonic technology for results that are nothing short of impressive. Power on a Clarisonic tool and see for yourself why spas, celebrities, and dermatologists swear by their unmatched benefits.
8. Bobbi Brown Powder Puff, R168, nordstrom.com
The puff press technique created by the masters of Old Hollywood cinema back in the late 30′s creates a flawless finish and doesn’t make powder look cakey. Use to evenly apply Face Powder or Sheer Finish Loose Powder. Pick up loose powder on the puff, directly from the container. Take puff in one hand, turn puff over and massage into palm of opposite hand, gently pressing powder into the puff. Then, use puff to press powder lightly onto skin.
9. Kiehl’s Since 1851 Intensive Treatment & Moisturizer for Dry or Callused Areas, R291, nordstrom.com or Sandton City Shopping Centre (South Africa Only)
An extremely thick, emollient treatment for very dry or callused areas that require intensive moisturization. Enriched with avocado oil and shea butter, this special formulation helps to soften and soothe dry, cracked or parched skin. Exceptional for areas needing special attention, such as elbows, knees, feet or hands.
10. Elemis skin brush, R538, elemis.com
Combat cellulite by visibly improving the skin’s texture. The Elemis Skin Brush is made of high quality Cactus bristles that assist the internal system by kick-starting the circulation and sweeping away dead skin cells. Brush upwards from the soles of your feet, avoiding sensitive areas.
Adapted from savoirflair.com