Transforming day make-up into glamorous evening make-up

Transforming day make-up into glamorous evening make-up

For general daily make-up, we all like to keep it pretty simple. I am personally known for a very subtle ...

SB Maternity Beauty

SB Maternity Beauty

Bringing a child into this world is an amazing, awe-inspiring experience and a great privilege. Still, you will agree with ...

Turn your eyes from Drab to va-va-voom Fab!

Turn your eyes from Drab to va-va-voom Fab!

In our last article about the eyes we touched on the importance of well-groomed brows and a flawless canvas for ...

The secret to a lasting, radiant glow

The secret to a lasting, radiant glow

Suppose I told you there was an effortless way to achieve a healthy, youthful glow no matter how tired you ...

Why bother with make-up brushes?

Why bother with make-up brushes?

When I decided to create my make-up collection for the African woman, I thought long and hard about what products ...

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“The best thing is to look natural, but it takes make-up to look natural” Calvin Klein My friend Karmen grew up as the only girl among four rather handsome brothers. Her brothers were always adamant that they “don’t like women with makeup.” Have you heard similar complaints from the men in your life? Often they are categorical that they just [...]

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Allow us. You are to blame. Now that we have that out of the way, take a seat. It is time to have that talk. Ever wondered why you catch your crushes attention, but he never makes the move? Before we dive in too deep, let’s get back to the basics. Make-up, a noun:  meaning cosmetics applied to the face [...]

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Of love, love, love, love, love!! What did he get you? A big pink box full of girly gifts and blooming flowers to conjure up your hearts every desire? Chocolates accompanied by an amazing fragrance? Or that Cinderella pair of shoes you’ve been hinting at since Christmas. Oh, your tingly toes!!!!! February is indeed the month we love to show love, our [...]

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Picture this – your new house in the leafiest of suburbs – more like a street on Desperate Housewives – and you just can’t wait to get into it! I mean the house is perfect and just a few touches here and a new wall color there and it’s good to go! Wait, yes you bought the paint, but eeerm…. [...]

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It is way into January and the term ‘Happy New Year ‘ well, kind of still applies but is a tad too old, huh?  Think about it – how many have you broken, you know, resolutions?  Yes, you gave in to that sumptuous cake and shake,  you had that cigarette puff, spent your saving on shoes – yes we slugged [...]

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Tall dark and handsome! Scrap that – the very tall, nattily dressed, sumptuous smelling man whose eyes locked yours across the room…. ok, ok, too vague.  He walked up to you , said hello like a Frenchman, looked straight in your eyes  -  in a Barry White voice – *weak knees*  flushed face! Sigh! That rosy look on your cheeks [...]

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Oh, this weather! Decide already!  Dressed in your perfect (read new) sundress flaunting your curves, clear blue skies, sunglasses, sunscreen, you are really rocking this look! Wait, hold up! Is that the rain? Where did this come from? Oh drat! Running mascara, ruined foundation, and drained hair, with no warning whatsoever! The last few months, we have seen weather with [...]

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It’s finally here and it’s time to paint the town red with love. I don’t know about you but truthfully red has never been my fave colour. And as we know Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, where all shades of red will be presented to us. And rightfully so, this is your time to feel and look glamorous. [...]

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EssentialOils

Mother Nature is the best place to get products for your skin. Pure essential oils, for example, have the healing and soothing effect that works to bring balance in your mind, body and soul. However, before using these essential oils it’s important to know your skin type so that you can choose the right product(s) for it. Oily skins easily [...]

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