• Beauty
  • Kaleido Lips

    Huda Beauty Lip contours and Liquid Matte Lipsticks are the must-haves since they were launched this year. Huda Kattan is definitely a game changer in the industry and off course her lip (and eye-shadow) range are worth every cent. Bombshell and Trendsetter are the definite trends.  So what are the other trends when it comes […]

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  • The MAKEUP BULLET

    HiDef Cosmetic Finger Sponge Speed up your makeup routine with the most user-friendly cosmetic sponge on the market, making you look HiDef-Camera Ready in minutes! The Makeup Bullet™ is a practical sponge created for applying your cosmetics. It fits snuggly over your finger to allow you to have full control when applying your makeup. What […]

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  • Gel envy

    When Revlon SA gifted me the new Gel envy, I couldn’t resist trying it out even though I don’t really use nail polish (due to religious reasons).   I always wanted to try gel nail polish but was too afraid of the damage to my nails. Gel envy however is as easy to come off as […]

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  • La vie est belle

    Lancôme is writing a brand new chapter in the La vie est belle story.  La vie est belle [la vi e bEl] French expression (Life is beautiful) [1].Philosophy of life and happiness or universal declaration to the beauty of life. [2].  Exceptionally concentrated Absolu de Parfum, composed of the noblest natural ingredients. [3]. The quintessence of […]

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  • Maison Lancome

    Earlier this month Stuttafords, Sandton City unveiled the gorgeous Maison Lancome.  The ‘maison’ or home of Lancome is the only Lancome Cabine experience in Africa.  The range includes skincare, makeup and fragrance.       I couldn’t resist purchasing this stunning shade from the “Rouge In Love” range called Rose Boudoir. Pop in to Stuttafords Sandton City […]

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  • Grandiôse

      This mascara lives up to its name – Grandiôse, meaning “excessively grand”. What is it? Lancôme reinvents the mascara stem with the “Swan-Neck™” wand. Short and twisted, it has the ideal shape to effortlessly adapt to all of the eye’s curves with a flick of the wrist. The Grandiôse brush is precisely positioned along the […]

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  • Dermaceutic

    I had the privilege of having a Dermaceutic milk peel treatment at Pure Aesthetics, Linkfield Clinic.  The results were truly amazing. Why should you choose a Milk Peel Treatment? Suitable for all skin types and phototypes Safe and easy 10min protocol No social downtime (this is the recovery time post treatment) About the Milk Peel: For […]

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  • Carlton Hair SA trends and treatments

    Carlton Hair, Hyde Park hosted a trend workshop where David Gillson introduced us to everything from flamboyage to Tamara Dey sporting the “korean pop” style – pink streaks. The Barbie Honolulu trend was my favourite, where you can go from long to short hair using clips (see pics). The new Davines Replumping hair filler super active […]

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  • BonBon by Viktor&Rolf

    (June 5, 2014) Filled with caramel, lollipops and jellies, the decor at the Stuttafords, Sandton City launch was delicious… but this was a perfume launch?  A very delectable way for L’Oreal luxury to introduce the Viktor&Rolf new fragrance – BonBon.   bonbonˈbɒnbɒn/noun: bon-bona piece of confectionery; a sweet. Pronounce: with your very french accent “Bor..n Bor..n” […]