Give winter the boot

Winter is a time to hunt for all those beautiful long coats, scarves and snoods you have stashed at the back of your cupboard. Even though it’s cold, there is no excuse not to look fabulous. Since we are currently in the crux on the winter season, it’s …

Winter fashion trends for men

This winter there are a number of unique and highly fashionable trends that are quite popular, specifically for men’s clothing. These trends may be in line with your personal style or they may not be to your taste, but take a look, you might just be swayed …

Stylish in vintage

The beauty of vintage or retro fashion is in its uniqueness and a certain special appeal rooted in their history. Someone has said that vintage clothes are more than just fashion: they let you wear a memory. And don’t think that vintage or retro style …

6 signs you are eating too much sugar

Do you often feel sluggish and tired throughout the day? Do you regularly crave sugar, even after having a meal? Do you feel you are moodier than usual and have picked up a little extra weight? If your answer to all these questions is: yes, then you are …

Hair washing day

I know. You’ve been washing your hair all your life and never felt the need to go into the whys and wherefores of it. But what if you’ve been doing it wrong the whole time? Surely, that dreadful thought is enough to make you stop and read the post …

How to contour for beginners

Contouring seems like such a daunting and difficult task, something you would normally want to leave to the professionals. Now you won’t have to, because this blog post will provide you with a few easy steps to achieve a flawless and beautifully contoured …

How to lighten scars and dark marks with natural ingredients

Most of us will not go through life without acquiring a bad scar from a nasty fall or accident. Puberty may also leave some nasty scars from bad acne. Sometimes skin ends up looking dull, blotchy and uneven from excessive exposure to the sun and the …

How to spot a fake GUESS bag

Follow these simple guidelines to verify the authenticity of your purchase online.     1. A new Guess handbag will have a manufacturer’s sticker on the packaging or swing tags. To confirm the style number, enter it into Google’s search …

Counterfeit cosmetics and potential dangers

Throwing shade on the toxic trade of counterfeit cosmetics, and shedding light on the potential dangers.     For the love of makeup   Over the past years, the beauty industry has grown significantly popular worldwide, especially …

Jewellery for men

Long ago, rich and powerful men wore lavish jewellery to showcase their wealth and status, often outshining their female counterparts. Then came a period when men were limited to only a few decorative accessories: a watch, a pair of cufflinks, and, if …