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When It Comes To Hair Removal, Laser Can Be A Viable Option For Darker Skins. Here’s The Latest…

  When it comes to permanent hair removal, Intense Pulse Light (IPL) and laser are probably the most common methods. IPL and traditional lasers have been problematic in the past because either the treatment isn’t all the way effective or it’s uncomfortable if not downright painful, PLUS you have to go for a million and one sessions before any real results. Laser, which uses a beam of light over the

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W. Beauty Repackages And Reminds Us Why Woolies Is A Great Beauty Destination

Full disclosure: At our house, Woolies means fresh, convenient and delicious food; cute kids’ clothes; great linen and homeware and a decent wine selection. I’ve personally never considered the store while shopping for my skin care or cosmetic products. In fact, I’m quite fond of their bath and shower range but I’ve never ventured into their beauty halls. Well, I now know that I’ve been playing myself (and probably so have

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Dove DermaSpa Offers The Best Of Both Worlds: dermatological care + spa like qualities

I am a true believer in the healing qualities of touch. I’ve recently been trying to stay mindful and present as often as possible and I’ve started noticing little things that help to slow down my fast-moving-anxiety-inducing world. For example, whenever I wash my hands, I pay attention and become aware of my hands touching each other and the calmness that small action brings me. Even when applying lotion on

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Pretend You’re Still On Holiday: The TMP Skins Cosmetics Edit

We all want to be the people who board international flights in the middle of January headed to some sunny island with warm beaches and nothing to do but read, swim and eat. We are not those people. Last week, in preparation of the work week ahead, we stopped over at Skin Cosmetics in Sandton City to do a quick edit for you of some products that reminded us of the summer holidays. Here’s what

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