A Boudoir Styled Shoot

 I had the pleasure of doing a styled boudoir shoot with Alet and Kallen from In Abundance Photography. We had the shoot at Memoire Wedding Venue in Muldersdrift, a perfect venue to set the tone for our shoot. Boudine, our model had the confidence and beauty to suit our shoot, she was incredible and we all enjoyedContinue reading “A Boudoir Styled Shoot”

Hello Summer

I just love this time of year! I come out of my hibernation feeling refreshed, revitalised and ready for anything! My spring and summer inspiration?? I took inspiration from Prada. I finally have a decent pair of Harem Pants, not quite Prada but Witchery will do fine. I also love the use of khaki, thisContinue reading “Hello Summer”

Winter 2016

Winter has finally arrived. Our last summer was one of the hottest, it has done our landscape no good and we’re mentally unprepared for the cold ahead! For the next few days we will be tortured, unfamiliar with such cold weather we won’t cope when having to leave our warm beds. We’re so pathetic! Anyway, today’sContinue reading “Winter 2016”

The Skinny on Organic Shampoos.

A few years ago I recieved a small sample of Africa Organics. A locally made and sulfate-free shampoo and with my many years of working at Metropolitain Cosmetics I also regularly used a French brand called Leonor Greyl. Also natural and sulfate-free. Leonor Greyl was so natural you could use their Honey Shampoo ‘Au Miel’Continue reading “The Skinny on Organic Shampoos.”

Tutorial #5 My Perfect Canvas and Smokey Eye

I host Workshops and One-on-One lessons regularly, the one question I am always asked? How to do a smokey eye. Honestly, with good product, brushes and practice. You’ll ace it no time. I always begin any makeup with “Perfect Canvas” I first learnt of the term “Perfect Canvas” with Smashbox, however at my Makeup ForeverContinue reading “Tutorial #5 My Perfect Canvas and Smokey Eye”

Instantly Ageless by Luminesce

Tempted for your first botox shot? Already booked your appointment for your follow up botox shot? Well ladies I have come across a lovely little serum that lasts up to 10 hours, smooths fine lines and wrinkles, puffiness and deep wrinkles. In other words the good, the bad and the ugly of sun damage andContinue reading “Instantly Ageless by Luminesce”

Candi Inbox: #London

#StreetStyle #London I decided to do a rather quick visit to London last week, arrived the Sunday morning back last week Friday. 5 days, crazy yes but totally worth it! Every time I am able to visit an overseas country I find I return with bright eyes, new ideas, a big smile and a generallyContinue reading “Candi Inbox: #London”

Candi Inbox: Street Style – Fashion and Makeup

#StreetStyle Imagine fashion that is comfortable and sexy, imagine having a wardrobe that can be edgy or feminine. Paring casual jeans with a silk blouse, white sandals and chunky bracelets, it must be simple. My interpretation of Street Style is a combo of casual and smart. Honestly this season I haven’t spent a cent onContinue reading “Candi Inbox: Street Style – Fashion and Makeup”

Lipidol – Cleansing Face Oil

   Its no news that we have an interesting new line from Bio Oil available in Clicks. I still remember seeing the brand Lipidol in Clicks and going, “Ooooh!”. If any of my clients or readers know me, I love simple brands. I love simple branding, simple packaging and clean lines. My house sports aContinue reading “Lipidol – Cleansing Face Oil”

Fashion that turns heads

Has your monthly fashion magazine ever asked, “How do you want your clothing to make you feel when you walk into a room (full of people).” Your fashion magazine may suggest – dress No 9 from Zara is a “Must have for Winter” though no list will be able to answer that question for you.Continue reading “Fashion that turns heads”