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    Makeup gets real, thanks to the Sorbet Makeup Collection

    Makeup gets real, thanks to the Sorbet Makeup Collection

    I’ve never been one to wear a lot of makeup – or even a full face of makeup on a good day. Most days, I’ll apply a little BB cream or some foundation (depending on the state of my skin),…

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    For your sister, your mom, your best friend… or anyone who needs a little skin pamper!

    For your sister, your mom, your best friend… or anyone who needs a little skin pamper!

    End-of-year stress and a lack of sleep are definitely starting to take a toll on my skin, and I suspect I’m not alone in this. This time of year is notoriously stressful, and I know for a fact that neither…

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    How I use Inoar Kálice Multi-Functional Oil

    How I use Inoar Kálice Multi-Functional Oil

    Meet Inoar Kálice Multi-Functional Oil (R780): a super-luxurious hair, body, and face oil that puts all other beauty oils to shame.

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    NEW LAUNCH: Chanel Christmas 2013 Makeup Collection

    NEW LAUNCH: Chanel Christmas 2013 Makeup Collection

    Oooh, I love this time of year! I literally can’t even begin to describe the overwhelming sense of joy (and a little… ok, a lot… of lust) that comes over me once Christmas carols start blaring and tinsel lines the…

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    Dove #RealBeauty: My story

    Dove #RealBeauty: My story

    Did you know that only 4% of women around the world consider themselves beautiful? That was the single fact that stood out most for me when I read through the findings of Dove’s global beauty study.  I truly believe that…

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    Gorgeous goodies for littlies from the Wellness Warehouse

    Gorgeous goodies for littlies from the Wellness Warehouse

    Ok, I don’t know how this is possible, but yesterday marks the first day I ever set foot in the Wellness Warehouse on Kloof Street, Cape Town. Sure, I’d popped into the Cavendish Square branch to stock up on a…

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    New: rubybox Exclusives

    New: rubybox Exclusives

    The past couple of years have been VERY exciting in terms of gorgeous, best-loved International brands arriving on South African shores. I’d never tried Soap & Glory products until rubybox starting stocking them a few months ago, but I’d read…

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    Testing, Testing: Skincare products I’m currently loving

    Testing, Testing: Skincare products I’m currently loving

    So, we’re 9 months into this mommy thang (and 5 months into working mama mode), which means that things have finally started to settle into a nice little routine. These days, I manage to find at least 15 minutes to…

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    Be your own beauty editor with Dove!

    Be your own beauty editor with Dove!

    There’s nothing I enjoy more than taking a long bath and pampering every square centimeter of my body. I like to spend at least one hour every week plucking, shaving, scrubbing and moisturising my body from top-to-toe, and I always…

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    What is beauty?

    What is beauty?

    Image I’ve been mulling over this question for the past couple of weeks because – let’s face it – it’s my job, but I have recently been asked to do a VERY BIG presentation in front of a VERY BIG…

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