How to stand

Good posture is important for your health and for your looks too.   Hunched back. Rounded shoulders. Head thrust forward. Buttocks sticking out. Protruding belly…   You got it by bow. Bad posture is one of my pet peeves. It simply …

How to choose a hair dryer

Have you ever wondered why the very same hair (yours) that looks smooth, sleek and shiny when the stylist blow dries it turns puffy, frizzy and dull when you do it? The secret is not only in the expertise. It is also in the hair dryer.   You …

Shop now and win with Glamore Cosmetics

About Glamore Cosmetics Glamore Cosmetics was started as a result of a mother’s quest to find suitable make up for her daughter who had sensitive skin and hypoallergenic. Glamore Cosmetics sells products from a brand called Hean Cosmetics. Not only do …

How to clean makeup brushes

Every now and then (usually sooner than you expected) you realise that it is time to clean your makeup brushes. You may heave a sigh, but you perform the chore because you know that:   Clean brushes are kinder to your skin than dirty brushes …

How to wear a denim jacket

You saw a ladies’ denim jacket you like on bidorbuy, but worry that it might be too casual?   Never fear.   Worn correctly, a denim jacket will add a fun element to your wardrobe without compromising on stylishness.   I …

7 types of shoes every man should have

  Oxfords     Every man should have a pair of Oxfords, either black or brown. The pair should be simple, with minimum details, to give it a classic look. Oxfords are smart, versatile and a great investment shoe. They can be worn in a …

7 types of shoes every woman should have

A pair of heels Heels are an absolute must-have for every woman. There are many different types of heels a woman can choose from, such as peep toe, stilettos and pumps. A classic pointed pump or stiletto heel is great in any professional setting. A high …

Your handbag personality

Did you know that you can assess a lady’s character by looking at the type of handbag she carries? “It is an absolute indicator of who they are and what their style is,” says Rachel Zoe, celebrity stylist and entrepreneur.   Have you noticed …

Soap essentials

True soap or bathing bar? Industrially produced or handmade? Solid or liquid?  Read on to learn more about soaps.   The best of them have exotic names, heavenly scents and attractive colours. Yet, the manufacturing of the toilet soap is a gooey …

Deodorant basics

Most of us would rather be caught dead than without a spritz or a slap of what we’ve come to regard as the all-powerful body odour banisher:  the deodorant.   The cynics among us claim that deodorant became an obligatory part of everyone’s …