Beauty & skincare

Inoar G.Hair Before & After at Sorbet Dry Bar

This year, I decided I’m going to start being a grown up again and look after my hair. I’d been neglecting it for three years or so, not having it cut and…

Luxury skincare from the Skin Creamery

I have the most temperamental skin. I adore skincare and wish I could test and try to my heart’s content, but the truth is, any innocent-looking product can set of an allergic…

Pampering and more at Chelsea Clinic & Spa

When I was invited to visit Chelsea Clinic & Spa, my mind immediately went back to my Matric dance, now more than 14 years ago. Yes, it was in a different location…

Finding bliss at Belmond Mount Nelson’s Librisa Spa

While any visit to The Belmond Mount Nelson is reason to celebrate, this time I was there with a particular purpose. The aim? To review their new luxury, signature treatment, developed in…

Team Dr Joseph at the Steenberg Spa

A few weeks ago, I was invited to an afternoon of pampering at Steenberg Spa, as they introduced the latest range to their offering – Team Dr Joseph. Early Spring, it was…

A night of pampering at Aquila

Four women. One night. And a world of spa treatments to experience. Now, if that doesn’t sound like heaven, I’m not quite sure what does. When we visited Aquila Private Game Reserve…

Make up trends from MAC ahead of #MBFWJ17

It’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Johannesburg next week, and I’ll be bringing you trends straight from the runway. When I found out that one of my favourite local designers would be showing, all…

Dermalogica – is it worth it?

After my little skin meltdown a month or so ago, I’ve been using Dermalogica religiously, sticking to my prescribed skincare regime. So, this is a feedback session on the products I’ve been…

The Rasul at Radisson’s Amani Spa

It feels like the past few weeks have been filled with bumper-to-bumper deadlines. So, days – and sometimes evenings – have been ticking over to the sound of manic typing, and, any…

Face-mapping with Dermalogica

My skin has never been something I’ve been particularly proud of. I’m a classic case of going on the pill at age 17, to try and balance hormones and the havoc they…