Make-Up & Skin Care

autumn make-up looks 2013

Fresh-Faced Autumn Make-Up Looks


When autumn rolls around, it captures an image of fresh-faced glamour with a slight preview of the bolder looks set to heat up our winter. Here are some of this season’s hottest autumn make-up looks to rock out with in the upcoming months.

dr hauschka dear eyes

Dr Hauschka Dear Eyes Spring 2013


Last week I was one of the lucky ladies to attend High Tea with Dr Hauschka’s Karim Sattar (what a nice guy!) at the picturesque De Grendel Restaurant just outside of Cape Town, for the launch of Dr Hauschka’s new Limited Dear Eyes Collection for Spring 2013.

make your own perfume

Make Your Own Perfume


Smelling delicious is sure to put you in a good mood, but just what is in that fragrance you love so much? Be healthier and kinder to the earth by making your very own perfume!

eco friendly sunscreen

Choose the Right Eco Friendly Sunscreen


With the hot summer sun beating down, it’s important to make sure that you’re wearing enough SPF. But it’s time to leave behind the chemicals and toxins that are found in conventional sunscreens and opt for a more eco friendly sunscreen.


Make your own lipgloss


Lip gloss is shiny, sexy and a great way to swipe on some glamour if you don’t have enough time to do a full face of makeup. Many commercial lip gloss brands don’t give a miss to dangerous ingredients though, so you never know what you’re putting on your lips.

Bare Beauty


The nude look makes for trendy makeup this season, but ironically it’s often the most difficult look to achieve! Here’s how to gain “barely there but beautiful” glamour.