• Beginners Guide,  Series,  Skincare

    Beginners Guide To Skincare – Cleansers & Makeup Removers

    Many of you liked my skincare blog posts and I often receive questions on certain products as well as advice on starting a proper skincare routine and what product not to mix etc. There are a few steps in a basic skincare routine, so I figured I’d chat about each step in detail and let you in on what I’ve learnt so far. Cleansing might seem like an easy step as it really just boils down to removing your makeup and washing your face. Well, it’s actually not that simple because there are so many products out there with very complex ingredients. This initially left me feeling really overwhelmed, so…

  • PR,  Skincare,  Unboxing

    New Pixi Glow Collection {Gifted}

    Today I have another Pixi PR unboxing post.  This is the 2nd PR package I’ve received and the excitement is as real as it was the first time lol. I’ve been following Pixi’s Twitter and Instagram posts closely so I knew they had something really exciting up their sleeves. I was on cloud nine when I heard that they were extending their Glow range with a few new launches. As some of you might know, the Glow Tonic has become one of my favourite skincare products. Check out “My current skincare routine” post over HERE if you’d like to read more about it. The Glow Collection The 3 ingredients that…

  • Skincare,  Skincare Routine

    My Current Skincare Routine

    I haven’t shared an updated skincare routine in forever. So I figured I’d do so today, especially since we’re full into the autumn season and heading into winter (an even colder and drier season). The products mentioned in this post is what works for my skin during these seasons. Seasonal skincare is as important as changing your wardrobe. I’ll fill you guys in on the products I reach for during Spring and Summer seasons when my sebaceous glands go into overdrive, producing excess oil to help cool my skin down.  I’m gonna mentioned the products by category and then let you know in which order I apply each or how…

  • Beauty Tools,  Product Review,  Skincare

    Cala Smooth & Sheen Facial Exfoliating Duo Sponge & Pad Review

    I was quite intrigued when I saw this set at the entrance of the Dischem store. They had them on promotion for R99 from R125. I’m not big on exfoliating devices or tools but this set looked interesting so I thought I’d test it out.   Cala Smooth & Sheen Facial Exfoliating Duo Sponge & Pad   Description Smooth and sheen your skin to perfect complexion with this palm-sized exfoliating duo. The small size makes this duo great for travel. Teardrop design makes these exfoliating tools great for small areas and creases such as around the eyes, nose, mouth and other hard-to-reach areas. Perfect when used together.   The Sponge…

  • PR,  Skincare,  Unboxing

    Unboxing My First International PR {Gifted}

    I know many bloggers will agree that receiving PR or being a part of a campaign feels like the biggest accomplishment especially if you’re still pretty small. There’s a sense of achievement because you feel like you’re slowly being recognised. Receiving PR could also be a doorway to building positive relationships with the companies for future campaigns as well as collaboration.   Pixi beauty surprised me with this huge gorgeous package. I ACTUALLY COULDN’T BELIEVE THAT I RECEIVED ALL THESE AMAZING GOODIES!!!! I’M SO GRATEFUL. The packaging got me sooo excited that I squealed like a little girl. I couldn’t contain my excitement. Pixi beauty was created by Petra Strand…