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Avoid split ends during lockdown

Avoid split ends during lockdown

During my long coffee dates over facetime recently, a few of my friends have expressed their stress about not having access to a hairdresser and getting split ends. Unfortunately, split ends can’t be fixed once they’re there but they can be disguised and better yet, prevented. I have no idea when I’ll next get a…

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Pregnancy Safe Beauty

Pregnancy Safe Beauty

If you’re reading this because you have a little one on the way, congratulations! The majority of us are becoming much more aware of ingredients, not only from the supermarket but in our beauty cabinets as well. Our skin is the largest organ on our bodies, it absorbs everything we put on it and this…

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Ethical Beauty

Ethical Beauty

Sustainable beauty has become a popular topic in the beauty world recently, with people all over becoming environmentally aware and brands being put under pressure to reach demands consumer demands. Isn’t it ironic that the products we use to wash our skin or hair generally come in the least sustainable packaging? Excess packaging and often…

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WELEDA - multi purpose skin food

WELEDA - multi purpose skin food

Can you believe this little green tube has been around since 1926 and it’s still a cult favorite to many? Well, it’s an item in my kit I have every day, on every single person without fail since I discovered it. It’s a makeup artist and celebrity favorite, a handbag must-have. It’s so popular, they claim…

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Rice Flour Face Mask

Rice Flour Face Mask

Hi everyone! Take a seat, get comfy, grab your drink of choice and let’s talk about face masks; a topic I do love so much. Whether you’re working from home, have recently become a home-school teacher or you’re like me and there’s very little work you can do from home; it’s time to take some…

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Grapes for your Face

Grapes for your Face

Today it’s all about grapes! Big fan of grapes, huge. All colors, they taste oh so lovely and they’re oh so fabulous for your body and skin. Resveratol is a key ingredient in grapes that is full of health benefits, they’re packed full of fiber, vitamins, and minerals. Get munching to glow from the inside…

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DIY: Bath Melts

Who doesn’t love a bath? Hot water, lotions, and potions and some good old you time. Sounds great right? I rarely have a bath, but when I do; I like to go all out. Bath time is my luxurious, 5-star spa experience. Candles, a movie, maybe a little bit of wine. Piece and quiet, how…

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Oatmeal Cleanser

Oatmeal Cleanser

Oatmeal is a delicious and healthy breakfast if you know a health nut or you’re one yourself; you’ve definitely come across oats before. Oatmeal has a high fiber and mineral content that keeps you healthy from inside out, also, oatmeal can be very useful in fitting our skin needs. Benefits So, what are the great…

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Hydrating Face Masks

Hydrating Face Masks

When your skin is hydrated it’s certainly at it’s best, plump and vibrant, less prone to wrinkles; an overall healthy appearance we’d all love. Am I right? Firstly, we all know water is step one to achieving healthy, hydrated skin. In my opinion, it definitely doesn’t hurt to give it a little boost. Living in…

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My Inflight Skincare Routine

My Inflight Skincare Routine

I feel so very privileged to be able to travel, it really is such a luxury to be able to explore new places whether it be for work or travel. Travelling can be a pretty gross experience lets be honest, you’re essentially cocooned in a tube of bacteria. Sounds fantastic I know, but I always…

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'Chanelish' For Scorpio Magazine

'Chanelish' For Scorpio Magazine

The time has come, I’m finally able to share these makeup looks with you after a long-anticipated wait. This beauty story was published in the July Edition of Scorpio magazine. It was amazing to be a part of, great fun with lovely people and of course, it was so fun to be Chanel inspired beauty…

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Chanel CC Cream Review

The Chanel CC cream is a product I’ve always had in the back of my head, as a wish list kind of item lets say. I was given a sample at the counter when purchasing other products which naturally made me very excited as I love a good sample. The 3ml sample lastest me so…

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Benefits of Green Tea

Benefits of Green Tea

I’ve always been an avid green tea drinker, it’s definitely my herbal tea of choice. This tea is packed full nutrients and antioxidants that are so beneficial to your body and mind, it’s definitely one to consider incorporating into your diet. Compounds in Green Tea  Tea is high in polyphenols, these help to reduce inflammation…

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TEA TREE OIL - Blemish Treatment

TEA TREE OIL - Blemish Treatment

Spots are a nightmare, they always seem to pop up at the wrong time, over stay their welcome, and are just too tempting to pop! Don’t do it, fight the urge and get yourself from tea tree oil. What is Tea Tree Oil? Tea tree oil is an essential oil that comes from the leaves…

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The low down on Hyaluronic Acid

The low down on Hyaluronic Acid

If you haven’t heard of this ingredient yet, well you may be living under a rock. Hyaluronic acid is an ingredient found in many skincare products on the market today, although the whole ‘acid’ part might make you a bit squeamish and ever so slightly worried? I can assure you, this acid is the key…

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Life Update: Where am I?

Life Update: Where am I?

It’s what we all say every year but WOW I can’t believe it’s already nearly Christmas! Who’s excited for the holidays? ME! I thought it was time for a little update, to keep you all posted on where I am and what I’m doing. To end the confusion, I am currently in Cape Town, South…

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Current Skincare Obsessions

Current Skincare Obsessions

Over the passed few months, my skincare obsession has been reborn. I always get excited by new products and brands, I’m sure many of you are the same. This meant moving to London and being surrounded by new brands, not to mention a very different climate to Cape Town; was the best opportunity to spend…

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You're washing your hair wrong!

You're washing your hair wrong!

If you’re confused about the ‘right way’ to wash your hair, do not feel alone. We grew up washing our hair the way our parents taught us to. For me and many others, it’s washing your hair everyday, or every other day, condition all over, rinse. With blogs and articles being posted daily on the…

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November Loves.

November Loves.

October was a month where I purchased lots of makeup, and when I say a lot…you know I mean A LOT. November quickly became a busy month in Cape Town and the best opportunities to try out all my beautiful things on beautiful people (and myself of course). Here are 5 things I loved using…

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5 Don'ts for your skin.

5 Don'ts for your skin.

Squeezing your Skin I know, I know! It’s so hard to resist! Most of us can’t fight the urge to pop those big spots lurking on our faces, but the truth is this does more damage than good. The more you fiddle with a spot (especially one that isn’t ready to pop), the more inflammation…

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