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EDIE CAMPBELL FOR YVES SAINT LAURENT BEAUTÉ

On Tuesday, Yves Saint Laurent Beauté announced Edie Campbell, 2013 Model of the Year, as brand ambassador for its new fragrance Black Opium. The announcement took place in Paris at the Electric with...
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BEST MOTHER’S DAY BEAUTY BUYS

Stumped with what to get mum for Mother’s Day? The ELLE beauty team share some of their favourite Mother’s Day buys for that special woman in your life. 1. Oh-Lief Natural Hand Wash, R85, and Hand Lotion,...
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COULD YOU BE THE FACE OF ZURI?

Are you addicted to taking selfies? Do you fancy yourself as a model? Well, the good news is that local costume jewellery and accessory store Zuri is doing away with professional models and have decided to...
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DO YOU THINK YOU’RE BEAUTIFUL?

Dove’s inspiring new ‘beauty patch’ campaign proves that ‘beauty comes from within’. The campaign is presented as a short film, Dove: Patches, in which a first-of-its kind social experiment,...
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#FITNOTES

This week Assistant Ed Lynette Botha has some great new beauty, health and wellness products on her radar…     1. Eco Products Baobab Powder Superfruit Baobab fruit, consumed throughout Africa,...
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ELLE TALKS TO ADEOLA ARIYO

ELLE talks to Adeola Ariyo, the new ambassador for Elizabeth Arden for Africa. What does real beauty mean to you? To me, real beauty comes from within – it’s not just skin deep but speaks of...
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CATE BLANCHETT ON MEETING MR ARMANI

On page 134 of our April issue, currently on shelves, we introduce Cate Blanchett as the face of Giorgio Armani Sì. With her piercing blue eyes, incredible talent, and natural style and elegance, we think...
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LUPITA NYONG’O FOR LANCÔME

Oscar winning beauty, Lupita Nyong’o has been named the new face of Lancôme. The Mexican-born, Kenyan star announced the big news via her Instagram account last Friday. Breaking boundaries in true Lupita...
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DID #NOMAKEUP SELFIES SLUMP COSMETIC SALES?

The #NoMakeUpSelfie campaign has seen millions of women worldwide scrapping the slap in a bare-faced attempt to raise money for charity. The fresh faces may have gone viral and coined it for cancer but how has...
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BIRTHDAY BEAUTY BUYS

As we celebrate ELLE’s 18th anniversary this month, we’ve rounded up our selection of the most lust-worthy birthday gifts on shelf. 1. For those obsessed with nail art, a selection of bright and...