Micronutrients & Fibre: Your Anti-Ageing Weapon

Nutrition plays an important role in the maintenance of healthy skin. Macronutrients (carbohydrates, proteins and fats) and micronutrients (vitamins and minerals) work together to maintain the barrier function of the skin. Micronutrients also play an important role in keeping our skin healthy by preventing oxidative damage caused by free radicals. Two types of ageing Skin […]

So what’s the LOC method?

Each step of your hair routine should either 1.) add moisture or water to your hair or 2.) help to retain or prevent the loss of moisture. Once you understand the purpose your hair regimen its easier to moisturize more effectively. It’s scientifically one of the best ways to moisturize natural hair when done with the right […]

Glowing From The Inside Out

Hyperpigmentation, discolouration and acne marks are things that we all go through and dreadfully hate. Ditch the lightening creams and try out some of the ways that I have gotten my skin back to its even and buttery state. Although, before we start I urge you to go and see a doctor if you are suffering […]

Not Another Natural Hair story!

My natural hair journey and the surprises I have discovered along the way. April 2016, the beginning of my natural hair journey. There wasn’t a single reason for deciding to go au natural. Elements of self-actualisation, growth and socio-political reasons influenced my decision to get my processed hair chopped of and begin a life sans […]

Nappy in Winter

4 girls with natural hair afros

Hey loves!So we’re right in the middle of winter (my FAVOURITE  season) and I don’t like having my hair out during this time because 4c hair can get really dry, due to the lack of moisture in the air. I’ve been wearing a wig for the most part (my hairline is not thanking me right […]

D.I.Y. Skin Care

DIY make up remover

The Alternative.  Before breaking your pocket when it comes to skin care how about checking D.I.Y alternatives…                                     I recently bought a make-up remover and I was just disappointed to find out I could have saved my coins by […]

Simple Turmeric and Green Face Mask.

Turmeric Face Mask

I am all about D.I.Y skincare, you know everything in it, you saving money and it’s accessible. Dry skin? Heres a way to seal in moisture back in your skin…  By : Theo Pilane.                                      Instagram: @this.is_theo