• Beauty,  Fragrance,  Make Up,  Skincare

    Splurges I Don’t Regret

    “How on Earth do you pay for all of this makeup?!” This must be the question I have heard more times in the last year than any other. Firstly, my parents have poor eyesight and I am able to sneak a lot into the basket at Dischem. Secondly, I flippin work. And third and most importantly, I SPLURGE! My willingness to spend when it comes to beauty products is a genuine problem, and has led to me forking out astronomical amounts of cash. Some big purchases were made in haste and ended up with equally big disappointment, but a lot of my splurges have been on items I use all…

  • Beauty,  Reviews,  Skincare

    Kiehls Purchases and Review

    Recently I made use of Kiehls ‘Family and Friends Sale’ and got a whole bunch of products for 20% off. There had been a few products I had been eyeing so I took the plunge and bought some basics, as well as two of their bestselling ‘serums’. Although Kiehls is not cruelty-free, I enjoy their natural aesthetic and the way they market their brand. Midnight Recovery Concentrate According to Kiehl’s South African site, this is “a replenishing nighttime facial oil with distilled botanicals that visibly restores the appearance of skin by morning”. I had read fantastic things about this oil so I had very high hopes. The product contains evening…