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Smith & Cult – Introduction

A while ago I attended the launch of Smith & Cult in South Africa. As a beauty junkie, I was *mildy* excited. Smith & Cult are a high-end makeup brand that is both edgy and refined. I didn’t to play with the products much,…

July 12, 2017
Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra Cushion

Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra Cushion

FINALLY! Amid the sheet masks, BB creams and eye masks, here is another welcome Asian Beauty inspired product, this time by Lancôme. Foundation cushions are HUGE in Asia, they come at many different price points and do different things, but at the heart of…

May 5, 2017
Urban decay optical illusion, urban decay urban defense

Urban Decay: Optical Illusion and Urban defense

You might have noticed that last month (or was it two months ago?). I’m so sorry, but it’s always the hardest to get down to writing about products that end up in my daily rotation. I start taking them for granted as if they…

April 28, 2017
Healing Earth Marula and Rose Hydrating Face Serum

Now trying: Healing Earth Marula and Rose Hydrating Face Serum

A few weeks ago Healing Earth sent me some of their products to try, amongst them was the Marula and Rose Hydrating Face Serum. I’ve been looking for an oil to layer over my serum and under my moisturiser so I jumped on trying…

April 20, 2017
Giorgio armai si rose signature, giorgio armani si night light

Two additions to the Giorgio Armani Si family

I’m very late to the party with one of these, so I hope that you will forgive me. One of these new additions, is actually limited edition. I have checked though, and you can still get your hands on it here and here. Let’s begin then.…

April 7, 2017
avene dischem

Eau Thermale Avene enters Dis-Chem!

The most common query I get from readers is about availability of products I speak about. It’s one thing to speak about that a fantastic product, but pretty much pointless if no one can buy it. It defeats the whole purpose of this publication.…

April 5, 2017