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 …

New York Fashion Week: Spring 2017 trends

The top trends showcased at New York Fashion Week was definitely one to remember. Designers such as Tom Ford, Thakoon, Rebecca Minkoff, and Ralph Lauren experimented with a "see-now-buy-now" format while majority of the designers gave people a chance to …

Take a closer look at jeggings

Are they leggings that look like jeans or jeans that look like leggings? Many fashionistas develop a headache just thinking about it!   Jeggings burst onto the scene in 2009 and soared to the top of popularity lists in 2010. Six years later, …

Waxing vs threading

There are many myths regarding hair removal methods, some are completely for and others against. This blog will explore the pros and cons, differing opinions and lastly establish which hair removal method is better. It is important to mention that this …

That mysterious small pocket

Every pair of jeans has it: a small pocket inside the normal-sized one, as a rule on the right hand side.   Did you ever wonder what the purpose of this itsy bitsy, teeny weeny detail is?   To be very precise, the small pocket has …

How to spot a fake Louis Vuitton handbag

A guide to spotting a fake Louis Vuitton handbag   Louis Vuitton is all about perfection. If you ever notice anything less than perfection on your purchase of a Louis Vuitton bag, chances are it is probably fake. By educating yourself about your …

Hair care for natural ethnic hair

A lot of us don’t know where to start when grooming natural ethnic hair. The thick, curly, tough hard texture is hard to manage if you don’t know what you are doing. Firstly, you need to figure out which curly hair texture you have. Afro-textured hair is …

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 …