Category Archives: beauty

Rèvèrence de Bastien Talc – Review

I count myself really lucky to have been able to return to the One&Only spa for that pedicure again a while back as a surprise gift. I was a little ashamed that I hadn’t taken up their advice in terms … Continue reading

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Crabtree & Evelyn Summer Sale

Those close to me know that I’ve been off shopping for quite a while now (long story that needs a blog post of its own) but there are maybe 3 sales I would never ever miss in the world & Crabtree & Evelyn’s is … Continue reading

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Beaucience body butter

The folks over at Zando kindly sent me a box of goodies to try out. Even as I ripped it open, I wasn’t sure what it would be & was pleasantly surprised to find a selection of beauty products from the e-tailer … Continue reading

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La Mer hand treatment

La Mer has always been one of those brands that’s been totally out of reach for me but that I’ve always wanted to try. So imagine my delight when my hubby spoiled me with a selection of their products (that he chose himself … Continue reading

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Lessons in skin

It’s more important to know sort of person has a disease than to know what sort of disease a person has ~ Hippocrates These are the words that Euphony Kgadima used in opening her skin care & make-up session last week. I took a … Continue reading

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Mama Mio – Fit Skin For Life

Last week I attended an event hosted by high performance skin care brand Mama Mio. Our host for the morning was one of its 4 co-founders Sian Sutherland who was in town visiting from the UK where the brand started 7 years … Continue reading

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10 superfoods for your skin

As promised in my previous post, below are the 10 skin care superfoods as shared by Euphony Kgadima (better know as @SkinTherapistSa on twitter) at a recent fab event she hosted. There were some (good) surprises in this list for me. … Continue reading

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Skin Therapist Workshop

I mentioned last week that I was spending the afternoon with Euphony Kgadima in an intimate session to learn more about taking the best care possible of my skin. The venue was Shaguma Garden in Midrand (my 1st time there) & … Continue reading

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Prezzie from Zando

I can’t think of a better reason to get out of bed than having a little parcel delivered 🙂 Excuse me while I rip it open – be right back 🙂 For more on Zando, check out them out here & be … Continue reading

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Skin Therapist make-up & skin care sessions

I’ve pretty much felt & found my own way around when it comes to my skin & my make-up routine. However, my 12+ magazine subscriptions (one of these are aimed at somatologists!) bear testament to the fact that I’m always on the … Continue reading

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