A Winter Beauty Edit + Tips

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I am not a fan of the cold, but luckily we are more than halfway through Winter, and it hasn't been all that bad, aside from a few cold fronts. Unfortunately the air in Joburg is very dry, but aside from using a humidifier, there are a few skincare switches you can make to keep your skin hydrated and happy. I have put together a little Winter Beauty Edit with some product recommendations, as well as two important tips. A cream cleanser- I love a good cleanse, and in Winter it is no different, except I switch from foam and…

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A Nude Matte Lipstick Edit

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I love a good Nude Matte Lipstick, and I have realised that finding one with the perfect shade, undertone and formula is not that easy! So, today I thought I would share my thoughts on a few that I have been trying out recently. Swatches from Top-Bottom: Colourpop Lux Lipstick Matte in Name Drop- The formula of this lipstick is comfortable and non-drying, but the shade is a bit too light for me. Gerard Cosmetics Lipstick in 1995- I love everything about this lipstick, the formula, shade, finish, it is just perfect! MAC Matte Lipstick in Whirl- Again, adore this!…

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Skincare Picks for Troublesome Skin

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This post on my Skincare Picks for Troublesome Skin is way overdue, I have already finished both the cleanser and SPF! From time to time my skin acts up, whether it's during my period, when I have picked at it, or when I am stressed out. During those times I have a few products, or types of products that I rely on to get my skin under control again. I like a light, non-drying gel-type cleanser to leave my skin feeling cleansed but not stripped. The REN Mayblossom T-Zone Control Cleansing Gel does a good job cleansing my skin, and…

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