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6 XMAS BEAUTY HAMPERS

With Christmas right around the corner, finding the perfect gift for your loved ones can become a nightmare. We’ve put together a gift guide edit of beauty hampers to make your festive shopping a little less...
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7 SUMMER HAIR TIPS

With summer in full force and the New Year fast approaching, we asked Langaro Lifestyle Centre in Camps Bay for summer hair tips and the hottest trends to look out for this season.   1) You’ve...
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HOW TO DO THE DOUBLE PONYTAIL

If you are still gushing over the double ponytail look from Cushnie et Ochs’s SS 15 Runway show, here’s a quick and easy way to achieve the do yourself. Follow these five easy steps to sport the...
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BEAUTY TOUCH-UP TRICKS

With the warm weather getting warmer, no matter how much we prep our makeup with staying power, we often find that we need to refresh our face before the end of the day. Here are some handy tricks to touch up...
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FACE MASKS: TRIED & TESTED

In the December issue of ELLE, the team put at-home face masks to the test on page 136. Below are three more we love. Bye bye dullness, hello happy and healthy skin… 1. Elizabeth Arden Visible Difference...
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HOW TO FIX A BAD FAKE TAN

If you didn’t heed our step-by-step self-tanning advice in the November issue on p136, best you brush up on these tips to fix a self-tan botch up.   Scrub An exfoliator works really well to even out dark...
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5 SUMMER BODY SCRUBS

Summer calls for healthy, shiny skin, and the best way to achieve a polished glow is to exfoliate, exfoliate and exfoliate some more. Regular exfoliation is a must as it buffs away any dead skin cells on the...
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5 SUN-SAVVY TIPS FOR SUMMER

We hear the same cautionary sun-care tales every year around this time – some heed the advice, while some choose to ignore it. South Africa has the second highest incidence of skin cancer in the world (after...
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FASHIONABLE FINGERTIPS: THE ESSIE ARGYLE DIY MANI

Who said that Argyle is strictly for winter wear? Designers such as Peter Som and Pringle of Scotland with their SS/14 collections, London-based brand Siblings with its recent SS/15 show, as well as Parisian...
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GET THE LOOK: DIP-DYE

Follow these four easy steps to create an effortless, modern style with subtle waves of movement and texture from root to tip.   Step 1: Prep hair with label.m Organics Moisturising...