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Makeup trends 2019

The beauty industry is and will always be booming. If you are interested in makeup and beauty products, you will probably find this blog post interesting. We explore the latest makeup trends for this year. Some trends are daring and others may be techniques you are already using. Glowing skin is the perfect canvas Great […]

Hair washing day

Learn how to wash your hair the right way.

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 face. After practicing a few times… you are sure to be a […]

How to choose a hair dryer

hair dryer

Good hair days come as a result of using a good instrument. Read on to find out what to look for when shopping for a hair dryer.

How to clean makeup brushes

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 Clean brushes are better at applying makeup evenly Clean brushes […]

Top make up trends at the 2014 Cannes film festival

It is the time of the year again for the famed Cannes Film Festival that attracts celebrities from all over flock to France to attend.  The red carpet showcases  the best of fashion and is a powerhouse for trend spotting.  These are my favourite make up trends spotted this year on the red carpet.   White […]

Hair types and treatments

Finding the right products for your hair can be difficult if you don’t know what the best product for your hair type is. Most people struggle to get their hair tamed.   Hair is categorised by three characteristics: porosity, elasticity and texture. Once you figure out where your hair falls, you’ll be able to get […]

The right fragrance for you!

fragrance for you

Do you opt to have a signature scent that everybody will recognize and remember you by or, do you treat your fragrance as an accessory, and change it daily depending on your mood and outfit?Whatever your poison is, we need to get to the basics and find out which perfume is most suitable for us. […]

Orange is the new red, for lips

Undoubtedly, orange is the new trending lip colour for spring 2014. It’s bright, it’s cool, summery and will definitely have heads turning. This colour was spotted in numerous runway shows at the New York Fashion Week, 2014. Fashion houses such as Rag and Bone, DKNY, Dsquared had their models adorned with various hues, textures and […]

NBAT: Natural Beauty for Africa

We recently had the pleasure of introducing NBAT “Natural Beauty for Africa Trading” to the bidorbuy Health and Beauty category.   NBAT is a distributor of natural, organic, sustainable and eco-friendly products. The company was founded in early 2012 and is based in South Africa’s Eastern Cape.   NBAT believes in the power of nature and […]