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Advertorial: Eucerin Even Brighter Serum Concentrate Challenge – Week 3

It’s the third week of using the Even Brighter Serum Concentrate ampules and so far so good. At some point, I started applying the serum all over my face (because I was in a hurry and didn’t have the patience to apply to targeted spots) and I noticed that my skin felt a little clogged and gunky. This is what happens when you go against the instructions of a product.

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Glossy Red Lip Tutorial with Clarins

Last year I had the pleasure of joining 7 beauty influencers from around the world in Paris to shoot some makeup tutorials with Clarins. For a sneak peak of the campaign, watch the video below as I show you how to wear a glossy red lip without the heavy stickiness. In two weeks, the whole campaign will go live and you can watch all the videos here. Make sure you’ve

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Advertorial: Eucerin Even Brighter Serum Concentrate Challenge: Week 2

It has been a week since I’ve been using the Eucerin Even Brighter Serum Concentrate and beyond the initial promise of the product fading off my dark marks, I have noticed that my skin feels well hydrated. I’m grateful for this because we are coming to the end of Autumn going into winter and living in Joburg means the dry winter season is about to take its toll on the

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Living Head First, Season 1, Episode 8: Blackboard Africa

Living Head First is a web series on the joys, struggles, nostalgia, fun and politics of black hair. The show is co-hosted by Mathahle and her friend, the writer, editor and cultural commentator, Milisuthando Bongela, in partnership with Head & Shoulders.