Category: Beauty and Body

Here’s looking at you, Palladio Beauty – Eye Makeup Review

It has been a while since my last blog post and to atone for my absence, I’m back and I come bearing good news. One faithful follower and a makeup lover will be the winner of two or maybe three Palladio botanical & vitamin infused cosmetic products. Yay, say all of us!   I first […]

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Body Skin Care Plan for Winter

I love winter. You have to be trying really hard to manage to look dowdy in winter. The catch with all those clothes is that they dry out your skin, thank you friction. I know, I positively itch after 10 hours of being encased in stockings and long sleeve t-shirts. Sadly, the clothes are not […]

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Five Fundamentals for Flawless Skin

A bad hair day can be turned around into a fab do-day with a beautifully wrapped Chitenge doek, sadly, the same cannot be said for the bad skin day. No matter how skilful you are with a concealer, disguising monumentally inflamed zits is impossible and avoiding them will not make them go-away. They persist like […]

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Eyebrow Threading

Waxing and twizzing has never really worked for me. Even in the hands of professionals all I ever got were okay-I-can-perfect-them-with-an-eyebrow-pencil eyebrows. Since spectacular eyebrows were proving to be elusive I decided on going all au naturel. If Julia Robert could flash her hairy armpits on the red carpet, I was going to rock my […]

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Almay World of Colour Spoils

Sharing is caring and a great sister has to share her awesome beauty bargain finds. Without any further ado and super excitement, you all have up until next Tuesday, i.e. 30 June 2015, to sign up to receive regular beauty news from the Almay World of Colour. Once signed up you will immediately have a […]

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Why I use BB Creams

I am not a morning person. I have no beef with mornings per se. My bed just happens to suffer from a bad case of separation anxiety. My satin covered pillows are not any better. This leaves me with practically no time to put on full makeup let alone fuss with foundation. That is why […]

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Terrible tippy toes

Today, I embarrassed myself and with a glass of red in my hand, I take this time to apologise to those I’ve sinned against. To be subjected to sad-looking unpolished toe nails was an intentional wicked act on my part. You did nothing, none that I know of yet, to deserve to be punished in […]

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Five steps to good skin

Other than your genes, there are steps that you can take to achieve and maintain a healthy looking skin; below are the five steps, I live by that you can adopt in pursuit of good skin. Wash your hand with soap before you touch your face at all times. Dirty hands equal a potential spread […]

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Best moisturizers for thirsty skin

No offense homegurl, but we all need to pay close attention to our skin. The seasons are changing and our skin may demand more out of the current body moisturizer. Now, is the perfect time to do an inventory of what you have or need, but before you hit the mall running, you must decide […]

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