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My Skin Hasn’t Looked this Good (with Infinite by Forever)

July 16, 2018 | 2 Comments

Written in collaboration with Forever Living

Did you know that kids can’t frown? I mean, they can make a cross face but when they try and wrinkle up their little foreheads, no lines appear whatsoever. I don’t know why this blew my mind when I discovered it recently, but it did. I guess I know that as we age, our skin gets less elastic, but I had no idea how springy and “non creasable” children’s skin was.

Anyway, this brings me to my own skin and how I look after it. I’ve written about botox before but I haven’t personally done it myself, even though I have no issue whatsoever with it (and I’m not ruling it out in the future, it just isn’t for me right now). What I do instead is go for microdermabrasion facials about every 6-8 weeks, and this really keeps my skin looking good. But besides that, I’ve realised that I haven’t been using skincare products that properly nourish my skin. I’ve been a bit lackadaisical considering that you only have one face, and it needs to last you!

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Beauty, Books, Health, Style

May Favourites

May 8, 2018 | 6 Comments

It’s nearly the middle of the year. I KNOW. I’m feeling a bit uncomfortable with the rapid pace of life but what can you do? Except try slow down occasionally, savour every moment, and roll with the punches when things are not so nice. I’ve been doing lots of nice things lately though (very lucky lady), so here are some of them: Continue Reading…

Beauty, Books, Toys

October Favourites

October 30, 2017 | 8 Comments
Helderberg mountain fynbos

I know we’re all saying it but how is it the end of October already? Why are there mince pies in the shops? Why do people even like mince pies? (raisins argh!). Anyway, with that in mind, here’s what’s been keeping me busy over the past month: Continue Reading…