Gone are the days of caking your face! Girls have smartened up to looking flawless with minimal foundation! And the brands are helping us perfect our face with lightweight, barely there foundation that looks natural! For the past couple of months I’ve been using lighter foundations than usual. Because of my pigmentation, I prefer full coverage, but… Read More
Things are really heating up with the Colgate Optic White Wear A Smile competition! You’ve heard me go on and on about this awesome competition here on StyleScoop, Twitter and Facebook! And I say awesome because I actually got to experience a little taste of what’s in store for the winner. You can read all my… Read More
We’re getting super excited for the 2013 Durban July happening at Greyville Racecourse on Saturday, 6 July! This year’s theme is a time travel back in style to steal the show, with the theme Posh? Oh my Gosh! But what to wear, what to wear?!… Durban designer Haroun Hansrot says “it’s all about elegance” and taking us back to the… Read More
This news has taken the local beauty industry by storm! Local lovely, the beautiful Bonang Matheba has signed on as Revlon’s South African Brand Ambassador! What amazing news, to finally have our very own local beauty gracing Revlon’s campaigns. This is a world first for Revlon, and Bonang is the first ever Revlon South Africa… Read More
It’s taken almost 18 months to complete, covers three floors and is luxury personified: welcome to the new Chanel flagship boutique in London. Located on trendy New Bond Street, the new store was inspired by Coco Chanel’s apartment in France and features the same opulence and luxury the designer was famed for. Designed by Peter… Read More
Man oh man am I glad to be living in Durban this winter! Here on the East Coast, it may rain all summer long (and then some), but I really feel for the poor folk in Cape Town with all that rain happening there at the moment! The one thing we can all be grateful for however,… Read More
Hey Guys, Candice here from Play Play Creations and today I’ll show you guys how to perfect the red lip! I’ve been planning this menswear shoot for a while, and it’s taken so long because it’s been tough to get everyone’s schedules aligned. Vaughan took the photos, Adele styled and Kev took video. Oh by the way, here are the behind the… Read More
I love nautical stripes, they remind me so much of summer! After bearing dark, rock ‘n roll nails for about two weeks, I decided to go with something a little more “fresh” on my nails this time around! I really wanted to do something with stripes, and I found a beautiful design on Pinterest that I thought… Read More
Congrats to our five Colgate Optic White winners who were randomly selected in today’s lucky draw! Craig Laing, Rentia, LizelTee, Simone Jansen and Candice Dhani. Please check your emails and reply ASAP! Remember that you have 10 days to reply and claim your prize or a new winner will be selected. Emails have been sent… Read More
To mark the celebration of 30 years, Coca-Cola Light have teamed up with Marc Jacobs, their new Creative Director for 2013, to bring out some exciting and funky new packaging for their cans and bottles. The collection of three whimsical illustrations has been inspired by three decades that celebrate women through the 80′s, 90′s and the “naughties” . ‘I Heart ‘80s’… Read More
Since we’re having an all guys kinda week (with Father’s day around the corner), I thought it would be a perfect time to throw in a fragrance review for the guys! Since I love a guy that smells good – and I’m sure most of you ladies would agree – learning about new and exciting fragrances for… Read More
Sunday is Father’s day, and if you haven’t found the perfect cool gift for your cool dad, then you’re in luck! We’ve got the inside scoop on the coolest toys, fragrances and things that will make dad proud! So many cool things! Who said buying gifts for guys was hard work?!
Traveling is good! But when you’re crammed in an airplane (or bus for eight hours to Jozi – shew!) you absolutely, definitely don’t want to leave your earphones behind! I once made the mistake of flying to Cape Town (it’s a two hour flight from Durban) and stupidly packed my earphones in my checked in luggage! I had this… Read More
For my Durban readers, be sure to pop past Forever New at Gateway this Saturday, 15th June 2013 for their Monochromania event! Live DJ, personal styling experience, plus the chance to win a R5000 Forever New Voucher!