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Dr Hauschka’s NEW Body Moisturizers

Dr Hauschka has just launched a new line of beautiful Body Moisturizers. I love the ethos of Dr Hauschka – all the ingredients in their products are certified natural and organic – so am always pleased to find an addition to their lovely range. There are 5 different Body Moisturizers available and each one has […]

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Stuttafords Glossybox – June 2012

Glossybox has quickly become on of the highlights of my month. Nothing beats a present being delivered at your home and to get one filled with beauty products to sample is wonderful! “GlossyBox is the luxury monthly cosmetics package that gives women the opportunity to try new and different cosmetics products from Cosmetic and Fragrance […]

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Glossybox April 2012

It’s that time of the month again: Glossybox time! I received my little box via courier with glee this month. As usual it was filled with lovely little surprises to spoil myself… Here is my vlog on the contents of my box… PLUS an extended section that showcases how to use one of the products […]

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Aromatherapy by Aseyah R

I was recently introduced to a wonderful new shop that specializes in aromatherapy called Aseyah R. Based in Plumstead, Aseyah R caters to aromatherapists and the public by supplying a wide range of essential oils and related products and treatments. When I popped in the team were very welcoming and I was introduced to Aseyah […]

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Glossybox March 2012

Where do you stand when it comes to beauty? Are you a product-a-holic or do you stick to your tried and true trusty favourites? Either way Glossybox is a fab idea for you to try! If you can’t get enough of new products then why not sign up for a treat to yourself every month, […]

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Glossybox South Africa

Recently I got my hands on a Glossybox! The February Glossybox was the South Africa launch of this very popular international brand. Glossybox is the ideal way to try out high-end beauty products before you buy the full-priced item. How many times have you treated yourself to an expensive product only to realise it wasn’t […]

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Make up lesson with Bobbi Brown

Towards the end of last year I was invited by a fellow blogger – Tori from Kiss, Blush and Tell – to attend an event held by Bobbi Brown at Edgars in the V&A Waterfront where I was introduced to their stunning range of beautiful beauty products and magical make-up. The purpose of the evening […]

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Adele in Vogue

Adele has been having a sterling start to 2012 – not only did she walk away from the Grammy awards on Sunday night with an armful of awards but she also is the March 2012 cover girl for Vogue magazine – not an easy feat when the likes of Anna Wintour are in charge (We’ve […]

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Recently I was lucky enough to win a bottle of the Moroccanoil original hair treatment from neofundi. (My family and friends will tell you that I’m a bit of a competition junkie and enter every one I can, although not the lotto, maybe I should change that!) Anyway I LOVE winning and was really excited […]

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Date of Birth: May 4, 1910

What 100 looks like (in wrinkles!)

I found this series of photos a few days ago and have been back to look at them a few times over – I love them so! I couldn’t resist sharing these amazing photos with you. This freelance exhibition project is called “Jahrhundertmensch”, which means “year hundred people” in German, Karsten Thormaehlen is the photographer […]

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Recommended Reads – On beauty

How I plan to talk to my girls about beauty – Babble All made up, one more time – Design Mom Real Beauty video – You Tube 10 ways to instantly be more attractive – Simple Mom

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Natural skin and beauty products

Last Thursday I headed out across Cape Town to the Northern Suburbs (it might as well as be the Northern Hemisphere when you come from the Southern Suburbs!!) I had been invited by Dr Hauschka to attend a High Tea at the beautiful Rust-en-Vrede building in Durbanville along with a friend. We arrived and were […]

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