Beauty Tips

Hiding scars and redness with makeup

Hiding scars and redness with makeup

I’ve been struggling with (very) red cheeks for years now, and I endured quite a bit of teasing at school thanks to my rosy cheeks. Luckily I discovered the power of makeup and concealer, so these days you won’t even …

The best self tanner {beauty tips}

The best self tanner {beauty tips}

Summer is around the corner and Cape Town has spoiled us with a couple of warmer days already. I’ve also started doing dance classes so these days I wear shorts to class about twice a week. My legs are SUPER …

Upside down braid and bun

Upside down braid and bun

This upside down french braid and bun has been doing the rounds on Pinterest and as soon as I saw it I loved it! It took me a while to get used to braiding my hair upside down and I …

How to remove gel nail polish

How to remove gel nail polish

I absolutely love gel manicures and pedicures – so much that I recently bought a kit to do them at home (more info about the kit coming soon). Removing gel nail polish can be tricky and in the beginning I …

My new favourite self tanner

My new favourite self tanner

I have the unfortunate luck to tan unevenly. Whenever I get a bit too much sun, my skin will go red and especially on my legs the redness will be in patches. A very awkward look, trust me. I’ve tried …

Nail art – a funky manicure

Nail art – a funky manicure

There are so many great nail art pictures floating around on the web (specifically on Pinterest) but you need some serious skills to create some of them. All that detail and fine lines…I most definitely don’t have a steady enough …

Nail polish of the week

Nail polish of the week

I have so many nail polish colours that I’ve started to match my manicure colours with my outfit. My favourite nail polish colours are from Revlon and Essie and to be honest, I don’t really bother with “the latest nail …

Self tanning tips for a sun-kissed look

Summer brings itsy-bitsy clothes and bikinis, but many of us are still pasty white from winter. What to do to get a healthy sun-kissed glow without exposing the world to your pasty white legs? Self tan can be the answer …

Polka dot nails

Polka dot nails are one of summer 2011’s fun beauty trends. We posted this look on our fan page yesterday, courtesy of Inglot, and fans loved it. Polka dot nails are easy to create, I’m currently sporting this chunky polka …

Easy hairstyles for summer 2011 / 2012

On beautiful summer days, who wants to spend time in front of a mirror styling your hair? I don’t, I’d rather be soaking up some sun. I did a bit of research and found some cute and easy to do

Beauty products: Dove’s hair care line

I’ve been using Dove’s hair care products for the last two months and I’m loving it! I decided to try Dove’s new Daily Care shampoo and Intensive Repair conditioner after using salon products for almost a year. I especially enjoy …