• Beauty,  Hair,  Reviews

    A Natural Recipe for Lush Locks

    Remember when everyone on Pinterest was washing their hair with bicarbonate of soda and conditioning with apple cider vinegar? Well I unfortunately do, and it turned me against natural haircare ever since! Then along came Lush and their beautiful, sweet-smelling range of shampoos and conditioners packed full of natural goodies. Lush uses only natural ingredients and ‘safe synthetics’ in their products This means that whatever synthetic ingredients are used, are not tested on animals. In fact, Lush has quite an extensive environmental policy. Their products are 100% vegetarian, cruelty-free and handmade. They are also committed to ethical buying (of their ingredients) and using 100% recycled plastic to make their signature…

  • Hair,  Reviews

    John Frieda’s Doing it Right!

    Don’t get me wrong, I really REALLY want to be a salon-products-only kinda girl, but because of my poor financial planning and shopaholic tendencies, that’s just not going to happen. In comes John Frieda, and his range of affordable hair care. I have tried John Frieda products in the past, and have neither loved nor hated them. But recently I purchased the Smooth Start shampoo and conditioner pair, along with the Extra Strength serum, in my eternal quest to find the best quality drug store products, and they have changed the game! Frizz Ease Smooth Start Shampoo and Conditioner 250ml – R115.95 each The shampoo claims to “(hydrate) hair as it…